Furious 7 to Debut at SXSW Film Festival Before Release

Furious 7

Furious 7 is set to show at the SXSW Film Festival this Sunday in a surprise midnight screening.

The seventh film in Universal’s Fast & Furious franchise will debut at 12:07 a.m. at Austin’s Paramount Theatre.

The official SXSW Twitter account posted a cryptic tweet on Sunday morning, teasing the release.

Sources report that Vin Diesel is not expected to attend.

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Other surprise screenings include ‘Jupiter Ascending’ debuted unexpectedly at Sundance in January.

‘Furious 7’ is Paul Walker’s final film, as the actor died last year in a car accident. The movie is directed by James Wan and also stars Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, Lucas Black and Jason Statham.

A new international trailer has also been released, which can be viewed below:


‘Furious 7’ is set to officially debut April 3.

Stay tuned for BrandSynario for coverage of Furious 7’s surprise world premiere.