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- Feb 23, 2015
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- New Castle, Delaware
But it's now been claimed Brian could be coming back to the silver screen for the ninth instalment in the film franchise.
Film insider Daniel Richtman teased the news on Twitter: "Just got a new casting grid for something and with it some big news that are sure to be controversial. Not sure how I feel about it myself but we'll see."
He followed up the tweet with: "It's been long enough. They are bringing back Paul Walker's character, Brian to FF9."
Paul Walker died during production for Furious 7 so his final shots were filmed with the help of CGI and his brothers, Cody and Caleb.
It's unconfirmed in what capacity Brian will feature in the film if he does return, but Jordana Brewster - his character's wife - is returning as Mia Toretto.
Fans of the films did not react well to the rumours, with many believing it undermines the point of his final scenes.
One person wrote: "Completely undermining the ending of Fast 7 and Paul himself. Disgraceful."
PAUL Walker’s character in the Fast and Furious films, Brian O’Conner, will make a return to the franchise six years after his death, according to reports. The character was given a sen…
Love the Fast and Furious franchise to death even Tokyo Drift, but I don't know how to feel about this news. You had Brian's Character off from the group because he had a Wife and a Son so it was too risky for him and he said in Seven this is the last one. How do you have his Character come back and let it make sense unless Mia gets killed or their Son together get kidnapped? I know they'll be able to bring him back to life through his Brothers again, but please let this make sense. I would like to see Han and Giselle come back for 10 if you're willing to do this.