Vin Diesel’s new film Muscle
Vin Diesel, the American actor will act as well as co-produce the action cum comedy film called Muscle. Vin Diesel who is best known for his character of Dominic Toretto in ‘The Fast and Furious’ will have more time to flex his muscles and punch in this new movie. It is also an STX Project.
Vin Diesel’s real name and twin brother
Vin was born as Mark Sinclair on 8 July 1967 in Alameda County, CA. One rare fact about him which not many people know is that he has a twin brother who is named Paul. His parents are his mother Delora Sherleen who is an astrologer and a biological father whom he has never met. His mother has English, Scottish, and German descent. He had an African-American stepfather named Irving H. Vincent and was raised by them in New York City.
Vin Diesel’s interesting career start
Vin’s entry into the film world was quite an interesting one. He along with his brother Paul and friends had gone to the Theater for the New City to vandalize it. The artistic director Crystal Field offered them roles in the play instead of calling the police. Vin was just 7 at that time and worked in the children’s play called Dinosaur Door. He liked it and continued to act through his adolescent days after which he joined Hunter College and studied creative writing.
Vin Diesel’s first film role
His first film role was an uncredited one in 1990’s Awakenings. In 1994, he wrote, directed, produced and acted in the short film Multi-facial which was a semi-autobiographical film about the life of a multi-racial struggling actor. It was selected for screening at the Cannes Film Festival 1995. ‘Strays’ in 1997 was his first feature film. He was also featured in 1998 Saving Private Ryan. He turned a voice actor for The Iron Giant.
He did major roles in the 2000s in Boiler Room, Pitch Black, The Fast and Furious, xXx (2002), The Chronicles of Riddick in 2004, and The Pacifier in 2005. He had a dramatic role of a real-life mobster in 2006’s Find Me Guilty. Though the film fared poorly at the box office, his role was appreciated.
He did a number of The Fast and Furious franchise. He continued to voice several characters in varied animation projects. He has been the star in several recent action movies and Muscle would be another credit to his impressive filmography.
Vin Diesel’s body measurements
Vin has a great and powerful body structure. His height is 6 feet and his weight is around 102 kg. His chest is 52 inches wide and his biceps are 18 inches. His waist in 34 inches and he has a shoe size of 11 US. His eyes are dark brown in color.
Vin Diesel’s Girlfriend, wife, children
In 2001, Vin was dating actress Michelle Rodriquez. His current girlfriend is Mexican model Paloma Jimenez. The couple shares three children; daughter Hania Riley who was born in April 2008, son Vincent Sinclair who was born in 2010, and another daughter called Pauline who was born in 2015. He prefers to keep his personal life under wraps and had said once: