7 Secrets About Vin Diesel and ‘Furious 7’ (Video)

For this week’s cover story, Variety sat down with Vin Diesel for a lengthy interview in Los Angeles about “Furious 7.” In this exclusive video, Diesel offers seven secrets about his life and “The Fast and the Furious” franchise — including how he felt about the script for the 2001 original, the fastest he’s ever driven and what he thinks about the latest movie, which memorializes his friend Paul Walker.

“Coming from New York theater, I was very particular about scripts and expected them all to be works of creation,” he says in regards to the first “Fast and Furious” script. “And I had a meeting with them and said we have to make this script a whole lot better.”

For more about Diesel and “Furious 7,” which opens on April 3, check out our cover story.

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