Movie News

Diesel cancels promo tour for movie

Movie News

According to a press release sent out by the studio, Vin Diesel has pulled out of the Australian leg of the “Fast & Furious” promo tour due to a scheduling spar with his latest project.

Diesel was expected to arrive in the country next week, alongside co-star Paul Walker, to spruik out the petrolhead tentpoler. Walker will still attend.

The actor, who reprises his role as Dominic Torreto in the Justin Lin-directed actioner, has had to fly to Vancouver for his latest film role.

Diesel was expected to film a cameo as in director Chris Weitz’s “The Twilight Saga’s New Moon” in June, but “the filming dates have been bought forward” according to studio representative, Jackie DiNorscio. “Though Mr Diesel is only required on set for three days, the filming dates directly clash with the Melbourne Premiere and Junket. Unfortunately he can no longer attend”.

As previously reported back in January, Diesel will appear as the ancient Italian vampire, Lestat, father of Caius, in the “Twilight” sequel. The actor agreed to do the part for filmmaker friend Weitz, who he’s working with on the upcoming “Hannibal the Conqueror”.

There’s a scan of the press release here.

ShareShare on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someoneShare on Google+Pin on Pinterest
Click to add a comment

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

More in Movie News

marvel-daredevil-15-second-official-teaser

Netflix’s Daredevil shows us a Kingpin!

Caffeinated ClintMarch 3, 2015
starwarsstandalon

Star Wars spin-off writer ripostes!

Caffeinated ClintMarch 3, 2015
lillyallen

Lily Allen in Fifty Shades Darker?

Caffeinated ClintMarch 3, 2015
alien5

Sounds as good as official : Michael Biehn’s back for Alien 5

Caffeinated ClintMarch 3, 2015
supergirljokerbatman

Superhero Bits : Supergirl, Suicide Squad, Batman

Caffeinated ClintMarch 3, 2015
insurgent

Insurgent track listing

Editorial StaffMarch 3, 2015
gethardposter

Red-Band Trailer : Get Hard

Caffeinated ClintMarch 3, 2015
claudiablackjamie

Casting : Black, Cuban, Berg, Rousey, Uwais, Dornan, Murphy

Caffeinated ClintMarch 3, 2015
mirelleenos

Killing alum is Shondra’s latest Catch

Caffeinated ClintMarch 3, 2015

Login

Lost your password?