Vin Diesel says 'I am Groot' in French, Spanish, Mandarin, and more
In this weekend’s Guardians of the Galaxy, Vin Diesel essays the role of Groot, a giant space tree. In addition to Groot’s other lovable traits, he only ever says three words: “I am Groot!”
But recording the part was no walk in the park for the Fast & Furious star. Marvel has released several videos showing how Diesel re-recorded the line in multiple languages: French, Spanish, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese. And Jimmy Fallon even tested Diesel by asking him to say the line in Mandarin.
Watch the videos below. The only thing better would be if Diesel toured the country, visiting every household, poking his head through the dog door and yelling, “I am Groot!”