Vin Diesel: Video Surfaces of Actor Hyping ‘Street Sharks’ Action Figures at 1994 Toy Fair
Video of a young Vin Diesel shows the Fast and Furious celebrity is a giant talking tree, family man, as well as a witch hunter. He is additionally an excellent Street Sharks salesman.
The guy who’d become Dominic Toretto gives the sales pitch at the Toy Fair of that year his all, presenting the hitting, head-butting, and biting art of the characters from the ’90s animated series. Focusing on half-guy, half-shark crime fighters, Street Sharks initially ran from 1994 to 1997, significance Diesel was getting in on the ocean floor of the shortlived Street Sharks craze. As well as the love with which Diesel has brought to life some of his most cherished characters really comes to light in the video in the utterance of one simple phrase: “hand shark.”