After working on four films in the Fast and the Furious franchise, Justin Lin has turned his attention to science fiction with the director's blockbuster Star Trek: Infinity released this summer. However, Lin is not averse to returning to the world of high speed: according to the site The Hollywood Reporter , he will lead the shooting of the tape Hot Wheels , based on the line of racing cars by Mattel and will produce it.|
The project has been in development for over ten years. The rights to the film passed from studio to studio until it was acquired by Legendary . At various times, directors McG (Charlie's Angels) and Simon Crane were interested in the film.
Thanks to Justin Lin , the project has found a second wind. The source reports that the studio has already started looking for a new screenwriter who will start writing the text from scratch, and all the previous developments by Lin and his partners in the production company Perfect Storm Entertainment are not planning to use .
The Hot Wheels range is one of the most popular toy brands in the world. According to the company itself Mattel , since 1968 it has produced more than 5 billion typewriters.
The Topic of Article: Justin Lin felt the need for speed.