Gone but never forgotten, Fast and Furious fraternity took to social media to wish their late co-star, Paul Walker on his 46th birthday. Walker along with his friend Roger Rodas tragically passed away after an accident in his automobile in November 2013. For fans and Fast and Furious stars, Walker is still remembered as he lived and died. Penning down a long, emotional note, Diesel wishing the late star is still with us, Diesel wrote, ‘’So much to tell you... so much to share..’’.
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So much to tell you... so much to share... as you know, we have been filming in Scotland. We threw a party for the crew last night in appreciation for all of their hard work. It was one of those moments that so often in the past we were together smiling and getting everyone drunk, especially Justin. Haha. Who by the way would make you so proud with what he is accomplishing with this film. Nathalie was there, in her loving spirit. Oh, and John Cena was there, who you would just love. His gratitude is palpable... and knowing you, you would just want him to win. This week the studio came to meet about the next chapter, your ears were ringing again. You would have gotten a kick out of the fact that we met in a chapel. It was profound... normally today I would be planning how to embarrass you with a birthday cake. Haha. Instead I reflect on how lucky I am to call you my brother. The tears never go away, but they change... from that of mourning to that of grace. We only hope to make you proud. Speaking of which, guess what message I woke up to... your daughter. Meadow sending me love on this day. Wow, she knows me so well. She has your heart. Happy birthday... it’s amazing, but somehow you continue to make the world a better place.
Dwayne also wrote an emotional note saying that ‘’ Something about today compelled me as a moving reminder of how fragile life is for all of us’’.
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I never post about my friend. Personal thing, but I prefer to keep our memories and bond private and quiet. But something about today compelled me as a moving reminder of how fragile life is for all of us. It’s Paul’s birthday and rightfully so, his legacy celebrated around the world. Our friendship was bonded over our daughters, Meadow & Simone and the pride and protection we took being their fathers. And recently, I got a scare when I almost lost another friend on the road. All this stuff got me thinking about how beautiful, yet wildly unpredictable life is. We never know what’s around the corner, so we gotta live as greatly as we can in the honor of our loved ones and ancestors who are no longer with us. Manuia le aso fanau, my friend. #livegreatly #pw
Walker's daughter, Meadow also took to Instagram to wish her late dad a "happy birthday’’ calling him ‘’the loveliest soul I’ll ever know," alongside an adorable throwback black-and-white photo of herself and Walker, with both of them smiling wide for the camera.
Walker is best known for his role in the Fast & Furious franchise as Brian O'Conner, though he also played memorable characters in teen dramas including She's All That, The Skulls, and Varsity Blues.