From demons to Diesel: a conversation with Furious 7 director James Wan
Today Furious 7 hits theaters, and for the first time in nine years the franchise has a new director: James Wan. The Australian filmmaker has become one of the most prominent names in horror over the last decade, not only creating the Saw franchise but also crafting subtler scares in movies like The Conjuring and Insidious — but he’s got some big shoes to fill. Justin Lin directed the last four films in the franchise and, with the help of writer Chris Morgan, helped steer the series into the superheroes-with-cars phenomenon it’s become.
I sat down with Wan in Los Angeles, and if he was nervous about the expectations, he wasn’t showing it. He was excited and enthusiastic, putting out a giddy energy that seemed perfectly in line with…
Source:: The Verge