‘Fast & Furious 7’ Changes Name to ‘Furious 7’, Releases Retrospective [WATCH VIDEO]

By Ambika Thakur | 3 years ago
‘Fast & Furious 7’ Changes Name to ‘Furious 7’, Releases Retrospective [WATCH VIDEO]
Fast Five cast (Paul Walker, Vin Diesel, Jordana Brewster, Ludacris & the Rock: Dwayne Johnson) with Natalie Morales for NBC ‘The Today Show’. Date 13 April 2011 Source P1050674 Author Jack Zalium/Wikimedia Commons

Great news for “Fast & Furious” fans! Universal released new details and video for the upcoming most awaited movie worldwide ahead of the 2015 film release.  The first official trailer of Paul Walker's last film will be released on Nov. 1, 2014. Read on to learn more about the “Fast & Furious 7” scoop.

The name of the movie is now changed and is called "Furious 7." The production house has made this announcement on the film's official Facebook page. The film has shortened the name of the action flick, which is called as "the very best movie yet." The swap was promoted with the release of a retrospective video called "The Road to Furious 7."

The official Facebook page of Universal has more than 51.5 million followers. Fans can ask questions to the cast and crew either by posting a video on "Furious 7" Instagram page or by typing #AskFurious7 in the search tag.  Fans can also leave questions in the comment section of the Facebook page.

There will be a bittersweet valediction to Paul Walker's character, Brian O' Connor. Vin Diesel will return to reprise his role as Dominic Toretto. Other other cast members of the film include Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Elsa Pataky, Lucas Black, Jason Statham, Djimon Hounsou, Tony Jaa, Ronda Rousey and Kurt Russell.

Follow the live Trailer Launch Event this Saturday, starting at 12 noon on the "Fast & Furious" Facebook page and on-air on E!. #Furious7.

In the three-minute clip, the celebrated scenes from the franchise are highlighted in the retrospective. These includes scenes with Ludacris, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Rita Ora, Michael Ealy, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Jordana Brewster, and others. The main focus of the trailer is on Vin Diesel and the late Paul Walker.

“The Road to Furious 7: Trailer Launch" event will be at Universal Studios Hollywood in Los Angeles on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014. Come see the cast of "Fast & Furious" and be the first to watch the new trailer for #Furious7. Get tickets now by clicking the event shared by the team Fast & Furious on the Facebook page on Oct. 28, 2014.

"Furious 7" will hit the theaters on April 3, 2015.

And that’s it for the "Fast and Furious 7” update. For more details coming up about the “Fast & Furious 7,” stay tuned here on Movie News Guide (MNG).

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