Mark Sinclair, professionally known as Vin Diesel, was born on July 18, 1967. He is an American actor, producer, writer, and director. The multi-talented superstar of Hollywood gained international fame with his role as Dominic Toretto in The Fast and The Furious franchise. Read the full article to know Vin Diesel Biography, height, age, Net Worth, and family.
Vin Diesel was born in Alameda Country, California, with his fraternal twin brother, Paul. His mother’s name was Delora Sherleeb (nee Sinclair). She was an astrologer. He never met his biological father. He grew up in New York City with his American mother and African- American stepfather. His stepfather’s name was Irving H. Vincent who was an acting instructor and theater manager. In his teens, he worked as a club bouncer and took the name, Vin Diesel.
Vin Diesel family: Diesel’s stepfather provided him some of his first stage roles. Vin Diesel first appeared in the 1990’s drama films Awakening. He wrote, directed, produced, and starred in a short film Multi- Facial in 1994. At Cannes Festival 1995 the film was selected for screening.
Then he made his first feature-length film Strays in 1997. In 1998 director Steven Spielberg cast him in a small role as a soldier in the Oscar-winning film Saving Private Ryan. Then he provided the voice of the title character in The Iron Giant.
He appeared in a supporting role in the drama thriller Boiler Room in 2000. Then later that year he appeared as anti-hero Riddick in the film Pitch Black. Then he got huge success with two box office hits The Fast and The Furious (2001) and XXX (2002). The sequels of both of the films were released 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003) and XXX: State of the Union (2005). He appeared in the comedy film The Pacifier which was a box office success in 2005.
After appearing in a few films he returns to the Fast and Furious series. In 2009 the film Fast and Furious was released with its original cast from the 2001 film The Fast and The Furious. Then he reprised his role as Dominic Torreto in the Fast and Furious franchise in Fast Five (2011), Fast and Furious 6 (2013), Furious 7 (2015), The Fate of the Furious (2017), and Furious 9 (2020).
Vin Diesel also reprised his role in XXX: Return of Xander Cage as Xander Cage in 2017. He also appeared in some other films also.
He voiced as Groot in Marvel Cinematic Universe’s films Guardian of the Galaxy and Guardian of Galaxy Vol:2 and Avengers infinity war and Avengers: End Game.
Vin Diesel Biography, Height, Age, Net Worth, and Family
|Born Name||Mark Sinclair|
|Nick Name||Vin Diesel|
|Age (as in 2018)||53 Years|
|Height & Physical Stats|
|Height in Feet/Inches||5 feet 11 inches|
|Height in Centimeters||182cm|
|Height in Meters||1.82m|
|Body Measurements||-Chest: 52 Inches -Waist: 34 Inches -Biceps: 18 Inches|
|Weight in Kilograms||102kg|
|Weight in Pounds||225 lbs|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Place of birth||Alameda Country, California, U.S.|
|Hometown||Greenwich Village, New York|
|College Name||Hunter College|
|Vin Diesel family|
|Father name||Irving H. Vinceny (Stepfather)|
|Mother name||Delora Sherleeb (nee Sinclair)|
|Husbend, Affairs & Boyfriends|
|Net Worth & Salary (approx.)|
|Net Worth||$200 million|