News

Kurt Russell may join Fast & Furious 7 cast

Kurt Russell may join Fast & Furious 7 cast

Photo: WENN/Adriana M. Barraza

Veteran actor Kurt Russell is reportedly revving up to join the cast of the next Fast & Furious sequel.

The Big Trouble in Little China star, 62, who played a maniacal motorhead in Quentin Tarantino’s 2007 Grindhouse movie Death Proof, has been linked to a role in the upcoming seventh installment of the car racing films, according to industry publication Variety – although details about his part have yet to be revealed.

If Russell signs on, he won’t be the only new face to appear alongside stars Vin Diesel and Paul Walker – Jason Statham will also be joining the cast after featuring briefly in the closing scenes of Fast & Furious 6.

Fast & Furious 7 will be directed by original Saw filmmaker James Wan. (MT/DV/KL)

Latest Headlines

in Local

Pot Activist, Maine Police Chief Debate Marijuana

Fresh
GENERIC MARIJUANA SMOKER LARGE

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A pro-marijuana activist and a Maine police chief sparred in a debate about referendums that would legalize recreational use of the drug in two cities.

in Local

Heavy Rains, Wind Continuing in Maine

Fresh
RAIN

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The worst of a powerful storm that's been moving across Maine will soon draw to a close but not before causing more heavy rain.

in Local

Maine Students Pick LePage in Mock Election

Fresh
GENERIC VOTING

Students from 130 Maine schools want to give Gov. Paul LePage another four years in the Blaine House.

in Local

Corinna Man Charged In 2012 Pharmacy Robbery

GENERIC PILLS

BANGOR, Maine (AP) - Authorities have arrested a man they allege robbed a Guilford pharmacy in 2012 and made his escape in a stolen U.S. Postal Service truck.

in Local

Berwick Man Faces Child Pornography Charges

GENERIC ARREST

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Berwick man facing federal child pornography charges has been released on bail.