Date: 30th April 2002

Vin Says No To Fast 2

Movie hunk Vin Diesel has pulled out of the sequel to the film
that made him an overnight sensation.
The actor won't reprise his role as Dominic Toretto in The
Fast & The Furious 2 after negotiations between him and movie
studio heads at Universal broke down.
Diesel's decision has also left the sequel without a director -
Rob Cohen, who directed the original movie, has also quit the
The new film will now be built around Paul Walker's character
Brian O'connor.

Source: WENN