‘Fast & Furious franchise actor, Paul Walker, has reportedly died in a car crash in Valencia, California. According to TMZ, the actor was last seen at his charity event– put on through his Reach Out Worldwide organization– which was in support typhoon relief efforts in the Philippines. The actor was said to have left the event with a friend, who was driving a red 2005 Porsche Carrera GT. The driver allegedly lost control of the vehicle, which hit a tree and exploded on impact. Walker, who was 40 years old, is survived by his 15 year old daughter.
The news comes as a surprise as no one could have expected such a tragedy. Those who’ve had a chance to work with the actor and knew him best sent out tweets in his honor.
“RIP Paul Walker,loved working with you on Into the Blue. I Will miss you” Tyson
“Your humble spirit was felt from the start, wherever you blessed your presence you always left a mark, we were like brothers & our birthdays are only 1 day apart, now You will forever hold a place in all of our hearts @paulwalker legacy will live on forever. R.I.P” Ludacris
“I’m Heart broken Paul Walker, he was a mate of mine, very sad. My heart goes out to his daughter.” Idris Elba:
“When Paul & I shot The Skulls, had a great time. He was one of the nicest, generous of spirit actors I’ve ever worked with. RIP Paul Walker” Hill Harper
“R.i.p. to the homie Paul Walker and condolences to his family I’m truly upset about this right now smh life is to short enjoy every moment and appreciate family and the little things we take for granted you will be missed…”Ja Rule
In memory, we’ve created a slideshow of the actor’s most swoon-worthy looks!