Fast & Furious
“Fast & Furious 7” production has been officially shut down indefinitely in the wake of Paul Walker’s tragic death.
On Wednesday (December 4, 2013), Universal announced that they are putting a stop on filming for an unknown period of time.
The statement reads: “Right now, all of us at Universal are dedicated to providing support to Paul’s immediate family and our extended Fast & Furious family of cast, crew and filmmakers. At this time we feel it is our responsibility to shut down production on Fast & Furious 7 for a period of time so we can assess all options available to move forward with the franchise.
We are committed to keeping Fast & Furious fans informed, and we will provide further information to them when we have it. Until then, we know they join us in mourning the passing of our dear friend Paul Walker.”
On the same day, Universal posted a Youtube video tribute in the memory of Walker. Watch here.
Also on Wednesday, the cause of Paul‘s death was determined: “traumatic and thermal injuries.”
What do you think of Universal’s decision?
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