FAST & FURIOUS 7 to Resume Production This April
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Universal Pictures is set to resume production on FAST & FURIOUS 7on or about April 1st. The production had been shut down for a long stretch due to the November 30 tragic death of the film's star Paul Walker.
According to the trade, "the remainder of the shoot will last from six to eight weeks... Cast and crew will be called back to Atlanta, where filming had been scheduled to resume after Thanksgiving." Filming was about halfway finished when Walker died.
Starring Vin Diesel, Walker, Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Tyrese Gibson, Tony Jaa, Kurt Russell, Nathalie Emmanuel, Djimon Hounsou, Lucas Black and John Brotherton, the James Wan-directed seventh installment will hit theaters on April 10, 2015.