Dominic Toretto is the antihero of the series. He appears in all of the films in the series except for 2 Fast 2 Furious. An elite street racer, auto mechanic and ex-convict, Dominic is the brother of Mia Toretto and former love interest and ex-boyfriend of Leticia Ortiz. Dominic's crew has perpetrated many high-speed truck hijackings, stealing millions of dollars in merchandise. When he is finally apprehended by Brian, Brian lets him go free. He has spent most of his life running from the law. In Fast and Furious, Dominic and Brian reunite in the wake of Leticia's death to stop drug lord Arturo Braga. In Fast Five, Dominic and Brian make a plot to steal all of Hernan Reyes' money in an attempt to buy their freedom. Dominic Toretto is portrayed by Vin Diesel.