Vin Diesel

Film Director / Film Producer / Screenwriter / Stunt Performer | * 07/18/1967 (53) | Alameda County, California, USA
Mark Sinclair (born July 18, 1967), known professionally as Vin Diesel, is an American actor, producer, director and screenwriter. He is best known for playing Dominic Toretto in the Fast & Furious franchise, and is one of the highest-grossing actors of all time. Diesel began his career in 1990 but struggled to gain roles until he wrote, directed, produced, scored, and starred in the short film Multi-Facial (1995). This attracted the attention of Steven Spielberg, who was developing Saving Private Ryan (1998); Spielberg re-wrote elements of the film to allow Diesel to appear. Diesel subsequently voiced the titular character in The Iron Giant (1999) while gaining a reputation as an action star after headlining the Fast & Furious, xXx, and The Chronicles of ()
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Vin Diesel is an American actor, producer, director, and screenwriter. He came to prominence in the late 1990s, and first became known for appearing in Steven Spielberg's Saving Private Ryan in 1998. He is most known for his portrayals of Riddick in The Chronicles of Riddick trilogy (2001–2013), and of Dominic Toretto in The Fast and the Furious film series (2001–present), two franchises in which he also acted as producer. He also starred in xXx (2002) and Sidney Lumet's Find Me Guilty (2006). His voice acting work includes Brad Bird's The Iron Giant (1999), the video games of The Chronicles of Riddick franchise, and the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy adaptation of the Marvel comics of the same name. As a filmmaker, Diesel directed, wrote, produced and starred in the drama film Strays, as well as in two short films. He is also the founder of the production companies One Race Films, Racetrack Records, and Tigon Studios.

Most frequent genres for this person: Action | Thriller | Science Fiction

Known for these Movies & Shows

Awards & Nominations for Vin Diesel

2x MTV Movie Award for Best On-Screen Duo 2x MTV Movie Award for Best On-screen Duo MTV Movie Award for Best Male Performance

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Movies with Vin Diesel as Actor(56)

as Groot (voice)2023 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3
as Xander Cage2023 xXx 4
as Dominic Toretto2022 Fast & Furious 10
as Groot (voice)2022 Thor: Love and Thunder
as Dominic Toretto2021 F9
as Ray Garrison / Bloodshot2020 Bloodshot
as Riddick2020 Riddick 4: Furya
as Groot (voice)2019 Avengers: Endgame
as Ray Garrison / Bloodshot2019 Harbinger Wars
as Baby Groot (voice)2018 Ralph Breaks the Internet
as Groot (voice)2018 Avengers: Infinity War
as Baby Groot (voice)2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
as Xander Cage2017 xXx: Return of Xander Cage
as Dominic Toretto2017 The Fate of the Furious
as Dominic Toretto2015 Furious 7
as Kaulder2015 The Last Witch Hunter
as Groot (voice)2014 Guardians of the Galaxy
as Riddick2013 Riddick: Blindsided
as Dominic Toretto2013 Fast & Furious 6
as Riddick2013 Riddick
as Dominic Toretto2011 Fast Five
as Dominic Toretto2009 Fast & Furious
as Milo Burik2009 Wheelman
as Dominic Toretto2009 Los Bandoleros
as Toorop2008 Babylon A.D.
as Dominic Toretto (uncredited)2006 The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift
as Jackie DiNorscio2006 Find Me Guilty
as Xander Cage (voice / archive)2005 The Final Chapter: The Death of Xander Cage
as Shane Wolf2005 The Pacifier
as Richard B. Riddick (Voice)2004 The Chronicles of Riddick: Dark Fury
as Dominic Toretto (archive footage) (uncredited)2003 Turbo Charged Prelude to 2 Fast 2 Furious
as Sean Vetter2003 A Man Apart
as (archive footage)2003 2 Fast 2 Furious
as Xander Cage2002 xXx
as Taylor Reese2001 Knockaround Guys
as Dominic Toretto2001 The Fast and the Furious
as Richard B. Riddick2000 Pitch Black
as Richard B. Riddick2000 Into Pitch Black
as Chris Varick2000 Boiler Room
as The Iron Giant (voice)1999 The Iron Giant
as Private Adrian Caparzo1998 Saving Private Ryan
as Rick1997 Strays
as Mike1995 Multi-Facial
as Hospital Orderly (Uncredited)1990 Awakenings
as Extra (uncredited)1990 Presumed Innocent

TV Shows/Series with Vin Diesel as Actor(10)

Movies with Vin Diesel as Crew(22)

Production/Producer2023 xXx 4
Production/Producer2021 F9
Production/Executive Producer2020 Riddick 4: Furya
Production/Producer2017 xXx: Return of Xander Cage
Production/Producer2017 The Fate of the Furious
Production/Producer2015 Furious 7
Production/Producer2015 The Last Witch Hunter
Production/Producer2013 Fast & Furious 6
Production/Producer2013 Riddick
Production/Producer2011 Fast Five
Production/Producer2009 Fast & Furious
Directing/Director2009 Los Bandoleros
Production/Producer2009 Los Bandoleros
Writing/Writer2009 Los Bandoleros
Production/Producer2004 The Chronicles of Riddick
Production/Producer2003 A Man Apart
Production/Executive Producer2002 xXx
Directing/Director1997 Strays
Writing/Writer1997 Strays
Directing/Director1995 Multi-Facial
Production/Producer1995 Multi-Facial
Writing/Writer1995 Multi-Facial

TV Shows/Series with Vin Diesel as Crew(1)

Production/Executive Producer2019 Fast & Furious Spy Racers

Additional Information

Full Name: Mark Sinclair
Born: Tuesday, 07/18 1967 (July) in Alameda County (current age: 53 years + 64 days)
Zodiac sign: Cancer (Chinese zodiac sign: Goat)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Hunter College
Net worth estimate: 190,000,000 USD
Other names for Vin Diesel (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Mark Sinclair Vincent"
"Mark Vincent"
"Він Дізель"
"Вин Дизель"
"فان ديزل"
"วิน ดีเซล"
"빈 디젤"
"Βιν Ντίζελ"
Vin Diesel frequently works together with these people:
Neal H. Moritz (17x, Crew)
James Gunn (16x, Crew)
Stan Lee (12x, Crew)
Chris Pratt (11x, Actor)
David Twohy (11x, Crew)
Paul Walker (10x, Actor)
Chris Morgan (10x, Crew)
Samantha Vincent (10x, Crew)
Victoria Alonso (8x, Crew)
Will Ferrell (7x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:217, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/15/2020