Louis Leterrier reportedly set to replace Justin Lin as Fast X director

The regular Fast and Furious filmmaker announced on social media last week that he was stepping down as director of Fast X, despite being a week into production. Now, editors at Variety and Deadline report that Leterrier, known for films such as The Incredible Hulk and The Transporter has been drafted in as his replacement. He was reportedly Universal officials' first choice and beat a number of candidates for the job. However, scheduling still has to be worked out so is not yet official.

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