Actor, Writer, Producer

By EW Staff
Updated October 15, 2004 at 04:00 AM EDT
Credit: Vin Diesel: Dan MacMedan/ContourPhotos

How Vin Diesel lost power in 2004

AGE 37

The seemingly preordained success of XXX gave him his choice of action scripts and the chutzpah to reportedly demand salaries in the $30-million range. Now? After the demise of The Chronicles of Riddick and the lo-o-o-ng windup to his historical epic Hannibal, he’s starring opposite children (children!) in a family action comedy called The Pacifier. Get those Kindergarten Flop puns ready….