First Look: Statham's Ride & James Wan on the 'Fast & Furious 7' Set
Following the first photo from the set of Fast & Furious 7 while production was filming in Louisiana, star Vin Diesel also used a photo to confirm that Kurt Russell was on set as one of the film's villain. Now we get a taste of the other villain in the sequel with a photo that director James Wan posted online. The credits bump at the end of Fast & Furious 6 revealed that Ian Shaw (Luke Evans) had a brother who wasn't too pleased that Dom (Diesel) and his crew had dispatched with fatally, and that vengeful brother is played by Jason Statham. This new photo gives us a look at The Transporter's slick ride: a gorgeous Aston Martin.
Wan posted on Facebook, "My villain drives a nice set of wheels. #astonmartin," and here it is:
Fast & Furious 7 is directed by James Wan (The Conjuring, Insidious) and written by Chris Morgan (who has written all the Fast & Furious sequels including and following Tokyo Drift). Though no plot details have been revealed, we know production will head to Pikes Peak in Colorado to film some sort of action sequence. Vin Diesel and Paul Walker return in the sequel along with most of their crew. Jason Statham is in hot pursuit as the film's villain (brother of Luke Evans' character Shaw) and other new cast members include Tony Jaa, Djimon Housou, Ronda Rousey and possibly Kurt Russell. The film opens on July 11th, 2014.