Vin Diesel

Vin once worked as a telemarketer, selling light bulbs
During his teens, Vin performed breakdancing in an instructional video on the subject.
He was offered the role of Matt Murdock/Daredevil in Daredevil (2003) that eventually went to Ben Affleck
Ranked #46 in Premiere's 2003 annual Power 100 List. Had ranked #95 in 2002
Other than revealing that Vincent is his real last name, Vin won't talk about much of the rest of his early life.
Vin admires Mel Gibson and Morgan Freeman.
His real name is Mark Vincent (Vin is from his last name and diesel is what they use to call him when he was a bouncer)
Vin Diesel lives in Hollywood Hills with his puppy.
He has a twin brother who is a film editor and has blond hair and blue eyes.
Vin Diesel - "If you had asked me back in grade school what I wanted to be when I grew up, I would have said my first choice was an actor, but if I couldn't be that, I'd want to be a superhero."