Grand Theft Auto V was originally released in 201
The downside is that the reenactment uses the actual actors who portrayed these characters in 2013: Sean Fonteno (Franklin) and Gerald “Slink” Johnson (Lamar). The video is a teaser for an online series called GTA V Real-Life Comparisons, starring Slink, which compares the city of Los Santos in the game to the city that inspired it, Los Angeles.
Attention: Graphic language in all videos below.
Watching the video above with zero context can be confusing. This is a scene that retains its fame on the Internet within the GTA online community, thanks to the phrase “yee yee ass haircut”. In fact, “yee yee ass haircut” has its own pages Know Your Meme and Urban Dictionary.
The community has been tickled by inserting characters like Darth Vader, Vegeta and Snow White in the role of Lamar and dubbing it so that these characters can “bake” Franklin. Poor Franklin.
GTA V launched on the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in 2013. Eight years later and a remaster of the PS4 / Xbox One later, the game has sold over 120 million units. Upcoming PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X | S, as well as Rockstar’s continued work on GTA Online, will ensure that GTA V continues for years to come.