Who Is Vin Diesel's Longtime Partner, Paloma Jimenez?

Actor Vin Diesel — who is known for his roles in films like the "Fast & Furious" series and "The Pacifier" — has, for the most part, kept very quiet regarding his personal relationships. Some reports have been published regarding women he's been linked to in the past, however, including fellow actor Michelle Rodriguez and television personality Maria Menounos, who he was rumored to be dating in 2006, according to Ranker.

Diesel moved on from previous relationships after meeting his current partner Paloma Jiménez around 2007, per The Things, as they started a relationship soon after becoming acquainted. The two have been going strong ever since, and Diesel's past comments about Jiménez reveal how smitten he is with his longtime partner.

"I'm speechless. I mean, she's so stunningly beautiful. She's my rock, so she's so stunningly beautiful on the inside [too]. She's everything," Diesel told Entertainment Tonight at the 2017 premiere of his film "xXx: Return of Xander Cage." So, who is Jiménez, the woman who has captured the actor's heart?

Paloma Jiménez is a talented model

Paloma Jiménez, the partner of actor Vin Diesel, is a successful model, per Spock and Christine. Jiménez is originally from Mexico, but later moved to the United States to further her modeling career. The Fashion Model Directory shows that she was previously represented by the Two Management Los Angeles modeling agency, and she has scored some major modeling gigs throughout her career. This includes covering the Mexico issue of Maxim magazine in 2005; walking in two Ready-To-Wear fashion shows, one in 2006 and one in 2007; and modeling for the advertisements of major brands like Pantene, Coca-Cola, and Honda.

In addition to booking high-profile jobs as a model, Jiménez also made an appearance as herself on a 2004 episode of the TV series "Otro rollo con: Adal Ramones," according to her IMDb page. The Mexican talk show, which Adal Ramones hosted, featured guests and comedy sketches. Jiménez's IMDb also lists that the 5' 10" model posed for a pictorial in Stuff magazine for their December 2005 issue. Overall, she's consistently booked some strong modeling work and has an impressive professional portfolio.

Paloma Jiménez and Vin Diesel have become parents together

Paloma Jiménez and Vin Diesel have not only maintained their romantic union over the course of 14 years, but have also stepped into roles as devoted parents during this time. Per Parade, the couple has three children together: a daughter named Hania born in 2008, a son named Vincent born in 2010, and a daughter named Pauline born in 2015. Pauline was named after Diesel's friend, actor Paul Walker, who died in a tragic car accident in 2013.

Jiménez and Diesel's children have attended events with their famous parents numerous times in the past, and they have even had the chance to experience some fun in the spotlight. While they were at the Los Angeles premiere of "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2"  in 2017, Alex Hudgens of Access Hollywood interviewed two of their children. The couple's daughter, Hania, called it "the best thing ever" to see a new movie starring her dad. Their son, Vincent, meanwhile, said, "This is so exciting. I can't believe it," before the siblings did their best impressions of one of the movie's well-known characters, Groot. 

Jiménez and Diesel seem to be loving fulfilling their duties as parents, and we wish their family all the best!