“Furious 8” will hit theatres April 14, 2017, Vin Diesel confirms the panel Universal CinemaCon in Las Vegas on Thursday.
Whit tears Diesel told the crowd of theatre owners, “It means a lot to get your blessing.” He took it public again two years ago, when on the very same stage at Caesars Palace, Diesel and actor who died in a car accident in 2013 Paul Walker, said it plans to go ahead in the seventh film of the franchise for action.
“We were giddy and excited,” said Diesel. “You all gave me confidence. There was so much love.”
Several Shocking death of Walker moments seemed Universal might have to abandon production. The shooting is still not finished when the accident occurred, but the special effects technicians and couples are allowed to complete the project, resulting in what the head of domestic distribution Carpou Nick called “cathartic experience for fans of Walker.”..CLICK BELOW ON NEXT PAGE to CONTINUE … (Page 2)