The cast and crew of '12 Years a Slave,' Matthew McConaughey, Cate Blanchett, Jared Leto and the rest of the winners of the Independent Spirit Awards stopped by THR and Piaget's winners lounge to discuss their movies, where they are going to keep their awards and post-Oscar plans.
Director James Wan, writer Chris Morgan and the studio will tweak the script and add scenes so footage of the late actor's Brian O'Conner character can still be used -- but the franchise can continue. READ MORE
UPDATED: Star Vin Diesel posted on Facebook that the movie will be released April 10, 2015, following a delay in production due to Paul Walker's death; a source confirms the late actor will appear in the movie. READ MORE
"Compared to my past work, the set pieces in this film are incredibly out there," the director of "The Conjuring" and "Insidious Chapter 2" told The Hollywood Reporter. "It's an amazing playground for me to play in." READ MORE
"I think one of the most extravagant things I've encountered on the set of 'Fast 7', is the set pieces, says" Wan. "The set pieces compared to my past work in this film is completely out there."
After a Dec. 2 meeting with NBCUniversal CEO Steve Burke, the studio is still uncertain about when to release the franchise’s latest installment, which would have paid Walker between $9 million and $13 million. READ MORE