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5 Vin Diesel roles you might not know about 

Words: HOLGER POTYE
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We know and love him for blockbuster franchises like xXx, Fast & Furious and Riddick, but Vin Diesel has also played a few lesser known and crazier roles. Here are 5 of the best 

Vin Diesel is currently showing his exXxtreme side in xXx: Return of Xander Cage, one of Vin’s most popular characters alongside Dominic Toretto and Riddick.

But straight-talking machos are not all he’s got in his locker. The 49-year-old has also never been afraid to try something a little different.  

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Groot

Vin Diesel will be returning as the voice of Groot in this year’s Guardians of the Galaxy 2, but this time in baby form. We can’t wait for baby Diesel!  

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Private Carpazo

Yes, Vin Diesel was in Saving Private Ryan! Steven Spielberg’s 1998 Oscar winner was full of current and future stars, with Vin playing Private Carpazo. Spoilerit didn’t end well for Carpazo. 

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Iron Giant

Did you know that a year before he went all Pitch Black on us, Vin lent his deep voice to kids film The Iron Giant? Now you do. 

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The Pacifier 

In 2005, Vin attempted to do what so many other action stars before him had tried and (mostly) failed – he went full on family-friendly. It wasn’t his greatest career decision, but you can’t blame him for trying. 

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The Last Witch Hunter 

It’s well-known that Vin Diesel is a massive fantasy fan (he loves a bit of Dungeons and Dragons every now and then), and so it was only a matter of time before he bearded up and headed off into the world of magic, witches and war craft. 

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