Paul Walker’s Brothers to Help Fill in ‘Small Gaps’ in ‘Fast & Furious 7’ Production

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In the wake of Paul Walker’s unexpected death in November, his brothers Cody and Caleb will step in for him and help finish some remaining shots for Universal’s “Fast & Furious 7.”

According to a statement made on the film’s Facebook page on Tuesday, the two Walker brothers will help with some “remaining action” and other shots that were not completed before Paul Walker’s death. The statement reads that he had already shot his dramatic scenes and most of the action, which they called “among the strongest work of his career.”

“Having them on set has made us all feel that Paul is with us too,” the statement on the film’s Facebook page reads.

“We are just under a year away from the release of ‘Fast & Furious 7,’ and this film is the most important we’ve ever done together. It will allow the character of Brian O’Conner to live on and let us celebrate Paul in his most defining role.”

Paul Walker was one of two people who died in a car crash in Valencia, Calif., on Nov. 30. He was 40.

Production was put on hold for several months after the accident as the cast and crew decided in which direction to take the film. It resumed this month after director James Wan and scribe Chris Morgan tweaked the script.

“Fast & Furious 7” is set to bow April 10, 2015, and stars Vin Diesel, Tyrese Gibson, Michelle Rodriguez and Chris “Ludacris” Bridges.

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  1. Ted Gignilliat says:

    Yes most of us Fast fans really need to see Paul finish what he started. He was a very special person. There is no doubt he would have wanted Fast 7 completed and released. Not just for him but his Fast family as well.

  2. M Burn says:

    Lmao…wow. They really have no respect for human life, do they? They are unabashedly using Paul Walker’s death to sell a movie. They don’t care about Paul or his family. I can’t wait until this country falls, as all countries eventually do. I only hope it is sooner than later, while I’m still alive to witness it. I hate that I’m an American.

  3. lotrfan says:

    I think it’s great what their doing. Paul Walker would have wanted them to finish the movies. The fact that his brothers are helping is beautiful.

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