Vin Diesel thrills Pinoy fans in Makati

MANONG VIN. Vin Diesel goes from driving fast cars to 'barking' for jeepneys. Photo from Facebook

MANONG VIN. Vin Diesel goes from driving fast cars to 'barking' for jeepneys.

Photo from Facebook

MANILA, Philippines - Pictures of Hollywood action star Vin Diesel casually strolling around Makati City and interacting with the locals went viral on social media on May 14.

Fans went on paparazzi mode as they snapped pictures of Diesel, who is in the Philippines for the premiere of his newest film "Fast and Furious 6."

Other "F6" cast members who are also in the country are Luke Evans, Michelle Rodriguez, and ex-MMA fighter Gina Carano.

FACEBOOK-SAVVY. Diesel's new cover photo which he uploaded on May 15 at 2:30pm. Screen shot from Facebook

FACEBOOK-SAVVY. Diesel's new cover photo which he uploaded on May 15 at 2:30pm.

Screen shot from Facebook

ANOTHER LOOK. Vin Diesel relaxed in a Filipino jeepney. Photo from the Vin Diesel Facebook page

ANOTHER LOOK. Vin Diesel relaxed in a Filipino jeepney.

Photo from the Vin Diesel Facebook page

A COMMUTER? Diesel sightseeing in the business capital. Photo from Facebook

A COMMUTER? Diesel sightseeing in the business capital.

Photo from Facebook

DIESEL POWER. Vin taking a stroll in Makati. Photo from Twitter user @eccentricmelai

DIESEL POWER. Vin taking a stroll in Makati.

Photo from Twitter user @eccentricmelai

FAST AND FURIOUS. Vin Diesel visits the Philippines for the premiere of 'Fast and Furious 6'. Photo from Instagram user dianagtmytn

FAST AND FURIOUS. Vin Diesel visits the Philippines for the premiere of 'Fast and Furious 6'.

Photo from Instagram user dianagtmytn

SPOTTED. Vin Diesel interacts with fans in Bonifacio High Street. Photo from Instagram user @issastar

SPOTTED. Vin Diesel interacts with fans in Bonifacio High Street.

Photo from Instagram user @issastar

While Diesel — whom "Fast and Furious" fans fondly call by his character name Dominic Toretto — was traipsing around Makati, Carano arrived May 14 to join him and the rest of the cast for the movie's events in the Philippines.

Carano is also known for her role as a black ops soldier in the action film "Haywire."

Here are Rappler's exclusive photos of her arrival:

TOUCHDOWN, MANILA. Gina Carano arriving in Manila for the premier of 'Fast and Furious 6'. All following photos by Jedwin Llobrera

TOUCHDOWN, MANILA. Gina Carano arriving in Manila for the premier of 'Fast and Furious 6'.

All following photos by Jedwin Llobrera

 GINA CARANO. All smiles for Manila

FAST 6. Carano plays a diplomatic security service agent in her latest film

FAST 6.

Carano plays a diplomatic security service agent in her latest film

As of writing, the "Fast and Furious 6" cast are in SM Mall of Asia for an event. On May 16, they will be at the New Glorietta for another event to promote the movie.

Watch the movie's trailer here:

- With reports from Kai Magsanoc and Ira Agting/Rappler.com