Originally, it was scheduled to release in the US on July 11, 2014
Actor Vin Diesel announced the delay of Fast & Furious 7 while discussing the final scene he shot with co-star Paul Walker, who later died in a car crash, reported a website. The release date of Fast & Furious 7, has been shifted to April 10, 2015. “The last scene we filmed together…There was a unique sense of completion, of pride we shared…in the film we were now completing…The magic captured…And, in just how far we’ve come…,” Diesel posted on Facebook. Fast & Furious 7 will be released…April 10th 2015! P.s. He’d want you to know first…” he added.
Post Walker’s death in a car crash, the production for the seventh instalment of the movie has been put on hold as the script is being rewritten. Walker’s brother Cody has reportedly been asked to help complete Fast & Furious 7 as a tribute to the late actor.