Universal Pictures plans to give Paul Walker the proper send-off from the Fast & Furious franchise. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Walker's character, Brian O'Conner, will not be killed off in the upcoming Fast & Furious 7. The studio will reportedly use existing footage shot for the film to send his character into retirement as the series moves forward. Screenwriter Chris Morgan is also writing some extra scenes to explain the exit. Fast & Furious 7 will be released on April 10th, 2015. Walker passed away on November 30th in a car wreck.