Fast & Furious Actor Vin Diesel To Be Honoured With Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star

We have to admit the news came as a bit of surprise to us, as we never knew his career was so successful!

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Action star Vin Diesel is be honoured with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame later this month.

His Fast & Furious co-stars Paul Walker and Michelle Rodriguez, who plays his on-screen love interest will pay tribute to the actor's career.

The 46-year-old will be given the 2504th star and his plaque will be placed outside the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.

The star will have his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on August 26th (WENN)

Ana Martinez, producer of the Walk of Fame ceremonies told WENN: "Vin Diesel is one of Hollywood's most popular action stars known the world over. We are thrilled to add him to our action-packed Walk of Fame, where he should feel right at home!"

The star is mostly known for role in the Fast & Furious franchise, has also had significant success with his leading role in the xXx films and got his big break in Stephen Spielberg's Academy Award winning war epic Saving Private Ryan.

In addition to his acting career, the star has also founded three production companies: One Race Films, Racetrack Records and Tigon Studios.

Vin Diesel will be in good company on the Walk of Fame as he will join Elton John, Micheal Jackson, Janet Jackson, Destiny's Child and Nicole Kidman to name a few who have their names of the prestigious walkway.

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