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Vin Diesel


Vin Diesel was born in New York City. He was raised by his astrologer/psychologist mother, Delora Sherleen (Sinclair), and adoptive father, Irving H. Vincent, an acting instructor and theater manager, in an artist's housing project in New York's Greenwich Village. He never knew his biological father. His first break in acting happened by chance, ... See full bio »

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Wrote and directed short film "Los Bandorelos In Dominicana Republic". Short prequel to Fast & Furious (2009) See more »

Publicity Listings:

7 Interviews | 11 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Mark Vincent

Height:

5' 11¾" (1.82 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on the Fast & Furious and Riddick franchises]: My whole approach to making these movies and to creating these sagas is saying to the studio, 'The audience is paying attention to the nuances and all the story points that lead up to this film. The more you acknowledge that, the better movie you have.' See more »

Trivia:

Traded a cameo in The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006) for the rights to the character Riddick from Pitch Black (2000) and The Chronicles of Riddick (2004). See more »

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Shaves his head See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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