'Fast and Furious 7' resumes filming after Paul Walker's death

Universal Pictures confirmed the film will begin shooting in Atlanta on March 31.
By Veronica Linares   |   March 18, 2014 at 3:25 PM   |   Comments

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March 18 (UPI) -- Production on Fast and Furious 7 has resumed four months after Paul Walker's tragic death.

Walker, 40, who died in a fiery car crash in November, was set to reprise his role as Brian O'Conner in the seventh installment of The Fast and the Furious franchise.

After the incident, staffers announced they'd be taking a long break before completing the film.

Tyrese, who plays Roman Pearce in the franchise, broke the news about the filming after he instagrammed a photo of Dubai with the caption, "I'm back."

Additionally, Universal Pictures confirmed to E! News that production on the film would resume in Atlanta on March 31.

No other cast member has commented on production thus far and Universal has not yet revealed how the film with go on without Walker.

The film's Twitter account announced in late December that the movie would be released on April 10, 2015. Fast and Furious 7 was scheduled to come out this summer.

[E! News]

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