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Vin Diesel Confirms Kurt Russell Is In Fast & Furious 7
I really hope that this well-dressed first impression is nothing like Russell looks for the rest of the film. I truly want him to wear a suit made out of chainmail or knives or something. I know these movies arenít so far out as The Expendables when it comes to ratcheting up the cheesiness, but itís getting there, and I think Wan is the guy to blow the ceiling off.
First Fast & Furious 7 Set Photo Is A Showdown By A Lake
No matter what may actually be true about the top-billed stars in Fast & Furious 7 or who's getting the biggest paycheck, we all know that the real star of the movie is the cars and how many ridiculous things director James Wan can think to do with them. But for the sake of his ego, and to not rub things in after the fairly disappointing performance from Riddick, we'll go ahead and call Vin Diesel and Paul Walker the stars of Fast & Furious 7.
This Rotten Week: Predicting Riddick Reviews
Itís Labor Day weekend here at the Jersey Shore. And though I havenít been able to track down my boys Paul DelVecchio and Michael Sorrentino Iím still getting my party on. For instance, last night a house full of sub two-year-olds went to bed at 8:30 and us adults made it up until 11PM before crashing. So I think I know a little something about keeping the Jersey Shore right. This week weíve got a slow Labor Day as Riddick comes back to the big screens
Vin Diesel Met With Marvel About A Phase 3 Film Before Guardians Of The Galaxy Casting
When it was announced earlier this month that Vin Diesel would be voicing Groot in Guardians of the Galaxy it was met with some mixed reactions. While many agree that Diesel's deep voice is likely perfect for an alien that is essentially a walking tree, many of the star's biggest fans were disappointed that the actor wouldn't be playing a larger role in the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Riddick Rescues A Dog From A Dinosaur In Latest Clip
In the new film, Riddick is stranded on a desolated planet when a team of bounty hunters locks in on his location and aims to claim the bounty thatís on his head. With a solar storm bearing down on the warring parties, Riddick knows that the mercenaries are the least of his worries.
Vin Diesel To Star In Original Sci-Fi Action Movie Soldiers Of The Sun
Hopefully Diesel's attempt at launching his very own original sci-fi franchise will go better than Will Smith's attempt did earlier this year. While it did end up making a good chunk of money overseas, After Earth was a complete box office disaster when it came out in May, and to date it has only managed to make $60 million in the United States. Certainly one good idea for Diesel's project would be to not hire M. Night Shyamalan.
Vin Diesel Confirms He's Voicing Groot In Marvel's Guardians Of The Galaxy
After a few months of speculation, we now officially know what Vin Diesel's role in the Marvel Cinematic Universe will be. The Fast & Furious 6 star has confirmed that he will indeed voicing the tree-like alien Groot in James Gunn's Guardians of the Galaxy.
Is Vin Diesel Voicing Groot In Marvel's Guardians Of The Galaxy?
We've been hearing rumors for a while now about a potential role for action star Vin Diesel in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and today it appears that the actor may have revealed his part. If Diesel's popular Facebook page is to be believed, he is going to voice the alien living tree known as Groot in James Gunn's Guardians of the Galaxy. Below you can find the image he posted, which came without any kind of caption.
Vin Diesel To Star In Action Adventure Film World's Most Wanted
One thing that may have drawn Diesel to World's Most Wanted is the presence of producer Neal Moritz. The star and the producer have not only collaborated on almost all of the Fast & Furious movies, but also 2002's xXx. Moritz's other credits include the recently released R.I.P.D., Jack The Giant Slayer, the Total Recall remake, and 21 Jump Street. The actor will also be producing the new project.
Vin Diesel Premieres Extended Riddick Trailer At Comic-Con
If you are a dragonÖ do not try to eat Vin Diesel's fingers. This is just one of many lessons to be learned in this new restricted trailer for Riddick, which premiered earlier today during the film's Comic-Con panel and is now online so the rest of us get to feel like we were there. And anyway, if you were there to see it in person, all the other geeks would have seen you cringing when Diesel kicks a blade and chops a guys face in half
Vin Diesel Says There's 'Very Big News' Coming About Him In A Marvel Movie
Is Vin Diesel really going to be in a Marvel movie? He's definitely wanted us to think so for a while now, leading us on through a lot of vague Facebook posts, but at Comic-Con this afternoon he finally set a date. During a panel for the upcoming Riddick, Diesel answered a question from a fan about all those Marvel hints with a teasing, "There is some very big news coming at the end of this month." He followed it up, obviously, with a huge smile
Vin Diesel Takes A Mysterious Marvel Meeting
I mean, itís plainly obvious that the hyper-expanding Marvel cinematic universe will allow a good percentage of Hollywood A-listers to be in one of many superhero movies planned to release in the next five or six years.
Vin Diesel Gets Badass In First Riddick TV Spot
Both written and directed by Twohy and produced by Diesel, the new film finds Riddick stranded and left for dead on violent, sun-scorched planet infested by alien predators that would love nothing more than to devour the progatonist's flesh. In order to try and get rescued, Riddick sends off an emergency beacon to try and get some off-world help - but instead he ends up alerting a team of mercenaries who begin hunting for him as well.
Vin Diesel Announces Comic-Con Plans For Riddick, Reveals New Poster
Written and directed by David Twohy, who also made 2000's Pitch Black and 2004's The Chronicles of Riddick, the new film finds the titular hero (Diesel) trapped on an incredibly dangerous planet and left for dead. When he sends out an emergency beacon, his cry for help is heard by two different ships: one a group from his past, and the other a band of deadly mercenaries.
First Full Riddick Trailer Has Vin Diesel Dodging Aliens
The effects in this trailer look fantastic. The sun planet, as a location, is barren without being desolate and depressing. The stunts have an epic scale. And the threatening creatures that surface in the second half of the clip Ė the ones that are going to cause the real headaches for Riddick Ė look positively unbeatable.