'Fast Five' Speeds Onto 245 Imax Screens in U.S. and Canada

The fifth installment of the Fast & Furious franchise will have its international rollout in the coming weeks.

TORONTO -- Universal's Fast Five, the fifth instalment of the studio’s Fast & Furious franchise, will bow on 245 Imax screens in the U.S. and Canada this Friday.

The Vin Diesel and Paul Walker-starrer will also open on at least 10 Imax screens internationally in the weeks to come, the giant screen exhibitor said Monday. 

Imax digitally remastered the Fast Five action thriller to blow it up for its large format screens.

Fast Five is directed by Justin Lin, who shares the producer credits with Vin Diesel, Michael Fottrell and Neal H. Moritz. Amanda Lewis and Samantha Vincent are executive producers.