The Fast and the Furious star Vin Diesel has signed up to star in action movie,World’s Most Wanted.
The 46-year-old actor will reunite with Neal Moritz,the
producer behind the high octane street-racing franchise Fast and the Furious,for the new action adventure movie,according to Deadline.
Moritz will produce through his Original Films production company,while Diesel’s One Race Films will also produce. The pair have worked together for numerous years on the
Fast & Furious franchise,as well as XXX,and are said to be working on a sequel to the latter.
Diesel is currently in high demand after starring in the sixth installment of his signature series this summer. Fast &
Furious 6 – which co-starred Paul Walker,Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson,Michelle Rodriguez and Luke Evans – became the highest grossing film in the street racing franchise,taking
over USD 740 million worldwide.
The cast are returning to work for the seventh installment in the coming months for a July 2014 release date.
The actor will next be seen reprising his role as Riddick in sci-fi action thriller,Riddick,a follow-up to 2000’s Pitch Black and 2004’s The Chronicles of Riddick.