Last Updated: 07 Jul, 2023 | Views: 549
Other Profession(s): Writer, Producer, Director
Famous For: American actor acted in ''The Fast and the Furious''.
Higher Education: College drop-out
Vin Diesel was born in Alameda County, California. His adopted parents, Irving H. Vincent (theatre manager) and his mother, Delora Sherleen, raised him in an artists' housing complex in New York City's Greenwich Village. Vin Diesel has been a leading man in motion pictures shot in both New York and Los Angeles since the 1990s. His Fast and Furious series continues to be one of the most lucrative film franchises in cinematic history, with box office receipts in the billions.
When he was seven years old and his pals broke into a theatre to vandalise it, he got his first break in acting by accident.
In 1995: His short film, Multi-Facial, was inspired by his own acting career.
In 1997: Vin Diesel self-cast himself as a gang leader in his debut full-length movie, Strays, an urban drama.
In 1998: Following that, he received a role in Steven Spielberg's Oscar-winning movie Saving Private Ryan.
From 2001-2002: With the financial successes The Fast and the Furious and xXx, he eventually became an action hero super star.
In 2005, In the comedy The Pacifier, an unexpected box office hit, he had a humorous role.
In 2008, In the sci-fi action thriller Babylon A.D., he plays the lead role.
In 2009: In Fast and Furious 4, Vin Diesel reprised his role as Dominic Toretto after seven years as the character.
In 2014: In Guardians of the Galaxy, he also provided the voice for Groot.
Achievements and Awards:
Vin Diesel won People's Choice Awards for Favorite Action Movie
Vin Diesel was chosen Action Star of the Year at CinemaCon Award
The actor collaborates on projects with George Zakk. One Race Productions is the name of their business.
Vin Diesel enjoys playing the video game "Dungeons & Dragons" and has done so for more than 20 years.