Diesel was born Mark Sinclair in Alameda County, California, with his twin brother, Paul. His mother, Delora Sherleen (Sinclair) Vincent, is an astrologer.
Vin Diesel has his first credited role in the film Multi Facial as Mike. In 1998 he took on a significant role in the film, Saving Private Ryan. He continued to take on action roles as well as comical roles, like his work in the film The Pacifier. He is best known for his work in The Fast and the Furious series as well as The Chronicles of Riddick.
- Vin Diesel on Wikipedia