‘Fast & Furious 7’ to Open a Week Earlier on April 3

Fast & Furious 7 Paul Walker

Universal Pictures has moved up the release date of its next installment in the “Fast and Furious” franchise from April 10 to April 3.

The movie was originally scheduled to bow this summer, but after Paul Walker died in a car crash last November while the film was still shooting, the studio moved the release date to 2015 in order to reconfigure the reshoots that would have to take place.

Vin Diesel and Dwayne Johnson return along with new cast members Kurt Russell and Jason Statham.

Filed Under:

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 5

Leave a Reply


Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

  1. jay meza says:

    Noel G who played Hector in the first installment of the Fast & Furious series has also been added to the roster and will be filming in Lancaster, Ca the week of July 7th, 2014

  2. Ana M Wass says:

    F and F 7 won’t be the same without the actor of Paul Walker and he was the best of everything in his movies and I should know because I have got some of his movies on D.V.D :( Paul Walker is gone but he’ll never be forgotten because he’ll be in our hearts always and forever more

  3. WalterWhite says:

    I was really looking forward to this F&F more so than the others so when I heard about the move date to 2015 I was disappointed.

    • JD says:

      Why are you disappointed? I would have assumed that Paul Walker was central to this film like he was in the previous film so his death would have caused massive problems for the film. Hence why they had to stop production and rewrite the script.

  4. silkyfive49 says:

    The movie will b great. Cause all of them has great skills and real smooth talents, but he will b missed, RIP Paul Walker.

More Film News from Variety