At one point The Transporter film franchise was so popular that it caught the attention of several toy makers that wanted to produce a line of action figures associated with the film.
Pictured to the left is a pre-production example of a 1:6 scale "Frank Martin" collectable figure that was to be produced by Hot Toys of Hong Kong: ()
Hot Toys had planned 5 figures in all from the original Transporter movie.
Mr. Kwai (Lai's Father)
When contacted about the Transporter film collectable figures to be produced, Hot Toys reports that they don't recall the exact reasons that the figures never became commercialized. But they did provide confirmation that the action figure set was being developed and only the "Frank Martin" character was ever created as a pre-production working example and that (2) figures were made and only (1) exists today.
Below are (3) pictures from Loading Toys, Ltd.
They also produced a limited "Frank Martin" kit.
A Frank Martin Action Figure?
You can buy a "Frank Martin" head from several chinese doll company's that are designed to attach to a GI Joe type doll and other popular doll styles from various manufacturers. Cost is about $40.00 (USD), with quality and detail varying greatly (eBAY and hobby shops are common sources).
Click the YouTube logo to the left to see a scene (The Transporter opening sequence) from the video game Grand Theft Auto -
Rare "Frank Martin" Lego MiniFig -
Click the YouTube logo to the left to see a more complete scene from the video game Grand Theft Auto -
The Transporter model kit -