Mark Sinclair, better known by his stage name Vin Diesel, is an American actor, director, screenwriter, and producer. He is best known for his portrayals of Dominic Toretto in The Fast and the Furious film series and Richard B. Riddick in The Chronicles of Riddick trilogy, two franchises on which he also worked as a producer.
Diesel has also starred in films such as xXx and Find Me Guilty. His voice acting work includes The Iron Giant, the video game spin-offs from The Chronicles of Riddick franchise, and Guardians of the Galaxy. He wrote, directed, produced, and starred in a short film titled Multi-Facial and the feature-length drama film Strays. He is the founder of the production companies One Race Films, Racetrack Records, and Tigon Studios.