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Geeky interests like video games or comic books aren't quite so strange as they seemed a decade or two ago, but it's still a little surprising to hear of celebrities enjoying them like the rest of us. Yet many celebrities truly do get excited about the new Star Wars series, or have heated debates about preferred editions of Dungeons & Dragons. In that spirit, here are eight major celebrities with geek-friendly hobbies you might not be aware of.
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Vin Diesel - D&D
We've discussed Vin Diesel's tabletop hobbies on The Escapist before, but we'd be remiss not to mention them again in this gallery. (Even if just because it'll be immediately pointed out in the comments anyway.) Before he was Riddick, Vin Diesel grew up playing Dungeons & Dragons, loving one character so much he had the name temporarily tattooed on his body while filming xXx. Diesel's openness about D&D might even have helped the tabletop industry become a little more familiar in recent years, and that's absolutely a good thing.