Paul Walker

A biography by : Hope Harris

Basic Information

Paul Walker was born on September 12, 1973 & died on November 30, 2013 . Paul had 4 siblings . Paul also had a beautiful family , his daughter Meadow & was planning on marrying Jasmine Pilchard-Gosnell before he died. Paul, and Jasmine started dating when she was 16 years old, with a 17 year age gap between the two. However, that didn't stop Paul from knowing that she was the “ love of his life.”

Career

Paul was a very famous actor , he was in several different movies & shows , including : Bottoms Up ( 2006 ) , Stories USA ( 2007 ) , Monster in the closet ( 1986 ) , Tammy & the T-Rex ( 1994 ) , Noel ( 2004 ) , Timeline ( 2003 ) , Meet the Deedles ( 1998 ) , Turbo-Charged Prelude ( 2003 ) , Pawnshop Chronicles ( 2013 ) , Flags of our fathers ( 2006 ) , Vehicle 19 ( 2013 ) , The death and life of Bobby Z ( 2007 ) , The Skulls ( 2000 ) , The Lazarus Project ( 2008 ) , Running Scared ( 2006 ) , Pleasantville ( 1998 ) , Takers ( 2010 ) , Joy Ride ( 2001 ) , Varsity Blues ( 1999 ) , Eight Below ( 2006 ) , Into the Blue ( 2005 ) , She;s all that ( 1999 ) , Hours ( 2013 ) , Brick Mansions ( 2014 ) , Fast & Furious ( 2009 ) , 2 Fast 2 Furious ( 2003 ) , The Fast & the Furious ( 2001 ) , Fast Five ( 2011 ) , Fast & Furious 6 ( 2013 ) , & last but not least , Furious 7 ( 2015 ) .

Events that shaped his life

After high school, Paul attended various California community colleges, but started acting full-time in 1993, taking a role in the soap opera The Young and the Restless. After a handful of TV guest roles and the lead in Tammy and the T-Rex, Paul starred in the family comedy Meet the Deedles .

How he died

Paul , died in a car accident at the age of 40 . Paul was in Santa Clarita , California to attend a charity event for Reach Out Worldwide to benefit victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines . He was in the passenger seat of a porsche when his friend who was driving lost control , crashing the vehicle into a tree . The car was engulfed in flames and both individuals were pronounced dead at the scene of the accident . At the time of his death , Paul had just finished Brick Mansions , and was working on Fast & Furious 7 . Brick Mansions was released in 2014 & Fast & Furious 7 premiered on April 3 , 2015 to huge box office returns . In March 2015 , Co-Star Vin Diesel named his newborn daughter " Pauline " , after Paul .
Paul had a positive effect on society , he was an amazing actor . Everybody enjoyed the movies & shows he was in . The effect that Paul had on the world was that he was a great person in movies & in real life , many many many people wanted to meet him , nut sadly he died before everybody could . The events that changed his life was that he just always wanted to be an actor & his dream came true ! The legacy he had was " Reach Out WorldWide " . We learned about what he left behind as a legacy from the headlines , a family , movies , & he was trying to help aid in disaster relief efforts with the non-profit he created , " Reach Out WorldWide " . I would describe Paul as a very kind , outstanding actor , & a great person ! Devastated childhood friend of Paul pictured risking his own life to try & save Paul seconds aftere car crash . I chose this person because I think all the movies he was in were abosouletly outstanding movies & I recently watched his new movie Fast & Furious 7 & it was very sad & I just wish Paul was still here with us . He is special to me because I've watched every single one of the Fast & Furious movies & I've grown up watching them . I didnt know that Paul was in so many movies . Paul was an amazing actor . If he was still here , he'd still be doing great !