July 18, 1967
Place of Birth:
New York, New York
Vin Diesel is an American actor, director, writer and producer who has a net worth of $220 million according to Wealthy Genius.
How much does Vin Diesel make per movie?
Diesel made $20 million for his role in last year’s eighth “Fast and Furious” movie, “The Fate of the Furious.”
What was the net worth of Paul Walker?
Paul Walker was an American actor who had a net worth of $25 million dollars at the time of his death in 2013.
Role That Really Got Him Noticed:
Starring with Paul Walker in The Fast and The Furious.
Vin Diesel is not only into acting but also video games and formed Tigon Studios, a video game company. His first project features his Richard B. Riddick character and is titled “The Chronicles of Riddick: Escape from Butcher Bay.”
A Little Vin Diesel Trivia:
Vin Diesel’s birth name is Mark Vincent, and he has a non-identical twin brother (Paul) who works as a film editor.
Diesel was raised in Greenwich Village and made his debut onstage at the age of 7 at the Theatre for the New City in Greenwich Village. He continued to act throughout his childhood years and after completing high school he attended Hunter College and majored in English with a goal of writing screenplays.
Notable Movie Credits:
Saving Private Ryan, The Iron Giant, Boiler Room, Pitch Black, The Fast and the Furious, Knockaround Guys, xXx, A Man Apart, Chronicles of Riddick, The Pacifier, Find Me Guilty, Babylon A.D., and Fast & Furious
Doing It All Himself:
Diesel wrote, produced, directed and starred in the short film Multi-Facial which focused on the issue of being multi-racial in today’s society. Director Steven Spielberg saw the short, was impressed, and created the role of Private Caparzo in Saving Private Ryan specifically for Diesel.