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Director Louis Leterrier Saw The MCU's Future Before The Incredible Hulk Had Even Finished Filming

In the summer of 2008, "Iron Man" had just launched an all-new cinematic universe and teased the Avengers initiative in the post-credits scene. Two months later, "The Incredible Hulk" looked to keep the hype train going for what could be a special superhero franchise. In doing so, it employed the same gimmick as its predecessor, opting to include Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark in its very own credit scene.
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Michelle Rodriguez Praises Fast X Director Louis Leterrier

The Fast & Furious franchise hit a major speed bump earlier this year, when director Justin Lin departed the tenth installment, Fast X, after production had already started. A reported rift between Lin and franchise star/producer Vin Diesel caused the filmmaker to announce his exit, and Universal quickly hired Now You See Me and The Incredible Hulk director Louis Leterrier to step in and take over. It didn't take long for Leterrier to win over the mainstays in the Furious cast.
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10 Things You Didn’t Know about Louis Leterrier

Louis Leterrier has been in the entertainment industry for around 20 years. During that time, he has worked on a variety of projects and he has made quite the name for himself. However, he’s about to take his career to the next level. It was recently announced that Louis will be directing the upcoming movie Fast X which will be released in 2023. The movie was originally going to be directed by Justin Lin who abruptly left the project. Even though the chance was a surprise for many, there are lots of people who believe that Louis is the perfect person for the job. If this movie ends up being a success, it could help take Louis’ career to new heights and position him as one of the hottest directors in the business. Keep reading to learn 10 things you didn’t know about Louis Leterrier.
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Why Louis Leterrier Is the Best Director for 'Fast X'

Production on the next Fast & Furious film is set to resume now that Louis Leterrier is stepping in to replace Justin Lin as director. The French film director and producer was the frontrunner to take over the set of Fast X among a few potential candidates, according to Variety. And I think we can collectively breathe a sigh of relief, because Leterrier directed none other than the seminal 2002 movie The Transporter. Yes, it seems Fast X is in good hands.
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Louis Leterrier is the Chosen Potential Director for ‘Fast X’

He’s making a deal to replace Justin Lin, who departed the movie series last week. Following on from the shocking departure of Justin Lin from the director’s chair of latest ‘Fast & Furious’ movie, ‘Fast X’, studio Universal has been in something of an expensive holding pattern.
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‘Fast X’: ‘Transporter’ Director Louis Leterrier May Replace Justin Lin As Rumors Swirl About Vin Diesel’s Bad Set Behavior

Last week, disaster struck Universal‘s “Fast & Furious” franchise as director Justin Lin (“Star Trek Beyond“) exited the new “Fast X“ after production had already started. His sudden exit from the film, considering he was a longtime veteran of the franchise, and a writer, director, and producer on the project, left a lot of unanswered questions, such as who will replace him and why he left. Worse, Variety said last week, his exit could be costing Universal up to $1 million a day.
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Louis Leterrier is in pole position to replace Justin Lin as Fast X director

Louis Leterrier is poised to take the wheel on Fast X. Less than a week after Justin Lin stepped down as director of the 10th installment of the Fast & Furious saga, Leterrier has emerged as Universal Pictures' choice to replace him, EW has learned. Though a deal is not...
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'Fast X': Louis Leterrier Top Choice to Replace Justin Lin as Director

Fast X is bringing in a new member of its creative family. Following Justin Lin's departure from the upcoming 10th installment of the Fast & Furious franchise, ET can confirm that French filmmaker Louis Leterrier is the top choice to step in and direct the action-packed film. Leterrier is best...

Now You See Me’s Louis Leterrier to replace Justin Lin as Fast 10 director

Universal Pictures has reportedly tapped Louis Leterrier as the new director of Fast 10, just days after Justin Lin announced his surprise departure. Production for the tenth installment in Fast franchise was put on hold in April after Lin abruptly exited as the film's director. Multiple reports claim that Louis Leterrier, director of Clash of the Titans and Now You See Me, is currently in negotiations to take his place.
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Fast X Has Reportedly Tapped Louis Leterrier to Replace Director Justin Lin

Fast X, a.k.a. the Fast & Furious franchise’s upcoming 10th installment, is back on track. Less than a week after director Justin Lin departed the 10th Fast film just days into production, Universal has reportedly found his replacement. Louis Leterrier, whose credits include The Incredible Hulk, Clash of the Titans, and Now You See Me, is poised to take Lin’s place, multiple outlets reported on Monday.