Before he was Groot, Vin Diesel tried out for several other famous movie trees. Now, Screen Junkies presents these never-before-seen audition tapes!!
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Vin Diesel (born Mark Sinclair or Mark Sinclair Vincent; July 18, 1967) is an American actor and filmmaker. He first became known for appearing in Steven Spielberg‘s Saving Private Ryan (1998). He is best known for his portrayals of Riddick in The Chronicles of Riddick trilogy (2001–2013) and Dominic Toretto in The Fast and the Furious film series (2001–present), two franchises in which he also acted as producer.
Diesel starred in xXx (2002) and Sidney Lumet‘s Find Me Guilty (2006). His voice acting work includes The Iron Giant (1999), the video game spin-offs of The Chronicles of Riddick franchise, and Guardians of the Galaxy (2014). As a filmmaker, he wrote, directed, produced, and starred in the drama film Strays. He is the founder of the production companies One Race Films, Racetrack Records,