Paul Walker’s popular character Brian O’Conner could be returning to Fast and Furious franchise, six years after the actor’s death.

According to reports, a body double will stand-in for the deceased actor in Fast and Furious 9 and they are currently on the lookout for a suitable candidate.

Walker died in a car crash in Los Angeles in 2013, aged 40, during the production of Furious 7.

His character was given a send-off in the film with his brothers and CGI being used for the final shots. The decision to bring him back is sure to be controversial.

Fast and Furious 9 is due to be released in May 2020.