The Fast and Furious franchise has proven that audiences will come out to the theater in huge quantities for the right kind of racing action, and next year we’ll be seeing another potential franchise taking a slice of the pie when Need for Speed comes to the big screen. Based on the long-running video game series, Need for Speed is directed by Scott Waugh and features Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul. Here’s your first look:
Need for Speed will be released on March 14, 2013.
Framed for a crime he didn’t commit, muscle car mechanic and street racer Tobey (Aaron Paul) gets out of prison determined to settle the score with the man responsible for his false conviction. Tobey tears up the road in a gritty cross-country journey— one that begins as a mission for revenge, but proves to be one of redemption.