The Guardians of the Galaxy star will play an ancient witch hunter fighting in modern-day New York City.
The Lord of the Rings and Wilfred star has his eye on the upcoming Lionsgate thriller.
In a touching Facebook post, Fast & Furious 7 star Vin Diesel remembers his friend and co-star, the late Paul Walker.
“I think we could audition every single person in the world for Groot, and Vin Diesel would still be the best,” says the Guardians of the Galaxy director.
The actor offers a peek at early designs for the Breck Eisner film, which stars Vin Diesel in the title role.
Director James Wan met Sunday with Universal Studios executives to discuss the state of Fast & Furious 7 following the death of star Paul Walker.