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Vin Diesel Twin Brother Revealed and Other Amazing Facts about Him.

Vin Diesel was born on July 18, 1967 in New York City. He was raised by his adoptive father, Irving H. Vincent, and psychologist/astrologer mother, Delora Sherleen (Sinclair), a theatre manager and acting instructor. He has no idea about his biological father. His adoptive father is African-American and mother is Caucasian. Paying immense respect to his father, Diesel has said that he himself is "definitely a person of colour"

He left his studies and dropped from Hunter College after third year. He then pursued his acting to build a career in Hollywood. But he struggled one year in Hollywood, he returned back to New York. His Mother then gifted him an inspirational book of Rick Schmidt named "Feature Films at used Car Prices". This book brought a new change in his life and he learned to control it in a better way. After being inspired, he made a movie called Multi-Facial(1995) as an actor. He wrapped up the movie in three days at a cost of $3,000 and the movie was appreciated in 1995 Cannes Film Festival.

Afterwards, he returned back to Los Angeles and earned $50,000 through telemarketing, for his next movie Strays(1997). The film was got critical acclaim for the 1997 Sundance Film Festival but did not get a good response by the viewers. After being disappointed, Vin came back to New York again. But Steven Spielberg was inspired by Vin from his first movie Multi-facial(1995) and he wanted to cast him as a lead actor in Saving Private Ryan(1998). Vin's career efficiently raised after Saving Private Ryan.

Vin Diesel is an inspiration and everyone of us have some hidden secrets and even Vin has it.  He revealed some secrets about him recently. Let's look at them briefly.

Vin Diesel Twin Brother Revealed and Other Amazing Facts about Him.

Vin Diesel Twin Brother Revealed and Other Amazing Facts about Him.

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1. Vin Diesel twin brother.

1.  Vin Diesel twin brother.

Vin Diesel has three siblings . Elder sister called Samantha, a younger brother, Tim and a twin brother Paul Vincent.

2. He is called unlike Vin.

2. He is called unlike Vin.

Though, Paul Vincent is twin of Vin but they do not look similar to each other and are not identical twins. They called as Unlike Vin because Paul has blue eyes and blonde hair.

3. Paul Vincent lives a secret life.

3. Paul Vincent lives a secret life.

Paul Vincent and Vin Diesel were named among the 15 richest Hollywood celebrity twins. Paul lives a simple and private life away from glamour and dazzle.

4. They have different surname!

4. They have different surname!

Many people are confused about there different surname. Actually the real name of Vin Diesel is Mark Sinclair Vincent. Very few people know that he changed his name while he was working as a bouncer in the nightclub. Turn to next page for some amazing facts for the great star.

5. Vin Diesel has the record of second highest number of Facebook fans(89,616,128 to be exact).

5. Vin Diesel has the record of second highest number of Facebook fans(89,616,128 to be exact).

6. Vin Diesel's girl friend is a model named Paloma Jimenez and two children, Hania, 5, and Vincent, 3.

6. Vin Diesel's girl friend is a model named Paloma Jimenez and  two children, Hania, 5, and Vincent, 3.

He never announced about the birth of either of the children.

7. On 26 August, he was awarded on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

7. On 26 August, he was awarded on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Rare picture of Diesel with his family.

8. He has an estimated net worth of $75 million.

8. He has an estimated net worth of $75 million.

9. Vin is the owner of ORS.

9. Vin is the owner of ORS.

One race Films(ORS) , it is a video production company established in Los Angeles (1995) by actor, writer, director and producer Vin Diesel.

10. He has his own record label called Racetrack Records.

10. He has his own record label called Racetrack Records.

It is an American record label, music studio, and production company.

11. Vin has founded his own video game developing company called Tigon Studios

11. Vin has founded his own video game developing company called Tigon Studios

It is owned by One Race film and focused on featuring games.

12. Vin gave his magnificent voice to the character of the Iron Giant.

12. Vin gave his magnificent voice to the character of the Iron Giant.

13. Vin was very famous and popular for his dancing as well.

13. Vin was very famous and popular for his dancing as well.

14. He used to perform in instructional video of break dancing.

14. He used to perform in instructional video of break dancing.

15. Young Vin Diesel with beautiful curly hair.- I bet you missed it all this time.

15. Young Vin Diesel with beautiful curly hair.- I bet you missed it all this time.

If he would have White Ink Tattoo, he would have looked awesome and he had an easy hairstyle.

16. I have no words to describe the great Vin Diesel.

16. I have no words to describe the great Vin Diesel.

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