Vin Diesel: biography and latest news!

  • Job : actor
  • Real name: Mark Sinclair Vincent
  • Sign: Cancer
  • Date of birth: Tuesday, July 18, 1967 (age: 53)
  • Country: United States

Vin Diesel was born on July 18, 1967. Son of a theater professor, he quickly goes on stage under the direction of his father. In order to support himself while continuing to burn the Broadway stage, he became a bouncer for many clubs, helped by his impressive musculature. In 1994, he directed his first short film, Multi-Facial, which he presented at Cannes. Three years later, he shoots Strays, a feature film that meets with great success at the Sundance Film Festival. Steven Spielberg then notices the young man and writes him the character of Adrian in It is necessary to save the soldier Ryan. In 2000, Vin took on the role of the assassin Riddick in Pitch Black. This role completes to consecrate him and the actor will take it again twice. In 2001, Vin is chosen to play Domenic Toretto, one of the pilots of the successful series Fast and Furious. Since then, he has appeared in the comedy Baby-Sittor and in The Guardians of the Galaxy.

On the heart side, the actor rubbed shoulders with Michelle Rodriguez, his partner in Fast and Furious before succumbing to the charms of Mexican model Paloma Jimenez. Two children, Vincent and Hania, were born from this last union. In March 2015, the family expanded with the birth of little Pauline, whose first name is a tribute to her friend who died in 2013, the actor Paul Walker.