Thats why The Fast And The Furious Tokyo Drift was one of the most important films in Vin Diesels career

That’s why “The Fast And The Furious: Tokyo Drift” was one of the most important films in Vin Diesel’s career


Vin Diesel is not only an actor, but also a producer – and extremely successful at that. Whether you like his films or not is an open question, but the now 53-year-old action star was able to celebrate some successes. Not only does he know exactly what his fans want to see, he also understands how the Hollywood machinery works in the background.

He also proved that in 2006, when “The Fast And The Furious: Tokyo Drift” was the third film in what is now the nine-part series (including the spin-off “Hobbs

For the cameo there were “Riddick” rights

After “The Fast And The Furious: Tokyo Drift” was anything but good at the test screenings, Universal pulled out all the stops to avoid a cinema flop. Vin Diesel, who was the star of the first film alongside Paul Walker – and already at that time attracted far more people to the cinemas than “Tokyo Drift” main actor Lucas Black (who, by the way, nine years later in “Nearly

Diesel agreed in “Fast

Diesel agreed in “Fast

And so Diesel not only received the rights to the franchise, but also to the title character he embodied. A few years later he was able to implement “Riddick – Survival is his revenge” (2013) independently and according to his ideas and continue his heart project “Riddick” (2004). And now that he is his own master, a fourth part seems to be within reach…

After “Fast

After “Tokyo Drift” nonetheless fell short of the studio’s expectations financially, Diesel returned with “Fast

Anyone who’s now in the mood for “The Fast And The Furious: Tokyo Drift” will be able to see the film on September 4, 2020 at 8:15 pm on RTL II.

Incidentally, those who can do without the commercial breaks can currently find the film on Netflix. The streaming giant currently has the first seven “Fast” films on offer. Watch online on YESMOVIES.