Fast & Furious actor Vin Diesel has revealed that his daughter was the one who suggested that rapper Cardi B be included in the ninth film.
Diesel spoke on Jimmy Kimmel Live where he said that his 4-year-old daughter Pauline (named after his late co-star and longtime friend Paul Walker) told him that Cardi B should be a part of F9: The Fast Saga.
“My daughter wanted a piece of casting to happen, so Cardi B is in it,” Vin told host Jimmy Kimmel. “I said, ‘That’s a great idea’ as she’s listening to ‘I Like It…'”
After disclosing how he shared the idea with the writers, Diesel was asked by Jimmy if there had been other A-list celebrities that asked him to be involved in the upcoming film and the movie star replied:
“Strange enough—20 years ago, you wouldn’t have thought this—but now we do have Oscar winners all asking to be a part of the film. It’s bizarre.”
Diesel also assured the TV host that there were more casting surprises in store for fans.
“I may give away a little too much if I—yeah, because there are some secrets that have to be kept to the vest for the audience because I belong to them.”
- ‘Enola Holmes’ Review: A Witty & Humorous Film With A Talented Lead Actress - September 26, 2020
- ‘Avatar 2’ Set Photos, ‘Lupin’ Teaser Trailer & ‘The Boys’ Spinoff Series - September 25, 2020
- Disney Sued For ‘Toy Story 4’ Character, ‘Justice League’ Reshoots & Ryan Gosling Starring In Stuntman Drama - September 24, 2020