Vin Diesel, Furious cast in PH next week

ABS-CBN News

Posted at May 10 2013 02:34 PM | Updated as of May 11 2013 06:51 AM

Hollywood superstar Vin Diesel
MANILA - Hollywood superstar Vin Diesel and cast members of the popular Fast and Furious movie franchise are coming to Manila next week for the Manila premiere of Fast and Furious 6.

A statement from Solar Entertainment Corporation said the celebrity premiere of the Hollywood action blockbuster Fast and Furious 6 in Manila will push through as originally scheduled.

Solar said the cast of Vin Diesel, Luke Evans, Michelle Rodriguez and Gina Carrano accompanied by the film producer Neal Mortiz will arrive in Manila on Tuesday afternoon, May 14, for a press junket with various media outlets from key cities in the Asian region.

The red carpet screening, which will be graced by the cast, will be held Wednesday evening, May 15, at the SM Mall of Asia.

"It’s all systems go for us! We are very proud and excited that Manila, for the first time, has been chosen to be part of a world promo tour of an upcoming Hollywood movie. Moviegoers will be in for a treat as well,” said Wilson Tieng, Solar Entertainment Corporation president.

Fast and Furious 6 is a United International Pictures release scheduled to open May 24 nationwide.