Vin Diesel is a multi-talented musician, excelling in hip-hop and EDM genres.
Vin Diesel is an avid Dungeons & Dragons enthusiast, having started playing in his early teens.
Diesel was involved in the breakdancing scene in New York City before his acting career took off.
Despite being commonly associated with Italian and African-American heritage, Diesel also has Scottish, English, German, and Dominican ancestry.
Vin Diesel has shared his knowledge and experience by teaching acting classes.
Diesel provided the voice for the Iron Giant character in the animated film of the same name.
Vin Diesel is a comic book fan, particularly passionate about characters like Groot and Bloodshot.
The stage name "Vin Diesel" originated from friends describing his high energy levels and tough persona as having an "engine running inside."
Diesel has directed and written several short films, showcasing his skills as a filmmaker.
Diesel has a fondness for Tegu lizards and has brought his pet Tegu on talk show appearances.