Vin Diesel Was a Toy Salesman Back in 1994 and Here’s Video Evidence

Before Vin Diesel was a famous actor he was giving sales pitches at toy conventions. During 1994’s Toy Fair the Fast and Furious actor gave an aggressive sales pitch for the “hand shark,” a product based on the animated series Street Sharks, which originally ran during the mid-90’s. He looks like he’s having a blast and a half.


[via EW]




Kelly Chambers is a graduate of the University of Miami, where she double majored in Film and Psychology. This means she excels at overanalyzing things at an advanced level. When she's not filling out job applications she can usually be found at happy hour, at any establishment which serves some variation of spicy tuna, or on her parents' couch playing blackjack on her Kindle.