- Vin Diesel's 10-year-old son, Vincent Sinclair, will be acting alongside his dad in Fast & Furious 9
- Vin Diesel's son will portray the role of young Dominic Toretto, a role played by his dad
- The highly-anticipated Fast & Furious 9 will be released in cinemas on June 25 this year
Vin Diesel's son, Vincent Sinclair, has joined the Fast & Furious franchise. Vincent will make his film acting debut on June 25 in Fast & Furious 9.
The 10-year-old will portray the role of the younger version of his dad's character, Dominic Toretto. He reportedly filmed his scenes in late 2019 when he was still nine.
TMZ reports that Vincent's contract says he got paid a daily rate of $1,005 (over N300k). The movie will hit the big screens on June 25, 2021.
Social media users have shared mixed reactions to the news that Vin's son is now also part of the epic franchise.
Check out some of their comments below:
"It's gonna be a 5-sec flashback about him and his childhood probably."
"This movie is still a thing!!"
"His son is gonna take it to Fast 19 lol."
"Because of course, the movie is about family."
"They definitely taking that 'family thing' way too seriously."
"Can't wait to see The Rock as a baby facing off against baby Diesel."
In other entertainment news, Legit.ng reported that Eddie Murphy thanked South African comedian Trevor Noah for being part of Coming 2 America.
The US actor was a guest on Trevor's show called The Daily Social Distancing Show.
Trevor played the role of news anchor Totatsi Bibiyana in the film. The sequel of Coming to America had a star-studded cast including the likes of Wesley Snipes, James Earl Jones, Arsenio Hall and Teyana Taylor.
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