2 Fast 2 Furious actor takes the wheel!

Vin Diesel has signed up for the lead role in video game adaptation The Wheelman.

According to Variety, the 2 Fast 2 Furious director John Singleton will helm the live-action adaptation of the Ubisoft game, which was released last month and features Vin Diesel as the main character.

Diesel’s character in the film will be an “expert driver who comes out of retirement to protect a woman from his past”.