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Paul Walker

Paul William Walker IV (September 12, 1973-November 30, 2013) is an American actor. He became well known in 1999 after his role in the hit film Varsity Blues. He is also known for starring in the surprise summer hit The Fast and the Furious and has since gone on to star in its sequels 2 Fast 2 Furious and Fast & Furious and soon to be released Fast Five. His other films include Joy Ride, Running Scared, Into The Blue and Eight Below. The films he has starred in have grossed more than $1.1 billion. He also appears in the National Geographic Channel series Expedition Great White. Walker was born in Glendale, California and raised in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles County. The son of Paul Walker III (a sewer contractor) and his wife, he is the oldest of five, having two brothers and two sisters. Walker was raised as a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, or Mormon, church. He attended and graduated from Village Christian School. After high school, he attended several community colleges where he majored in marine biology. Walker's small-screen career began as a toddler, when he starred in a television commercial for Pampers. He began modeling at the age of 2 and and began working on television shows in 1985, with roles in shows such as Highway to Heaven, Who's the Boss?, The Young and the Restless and Touched by an Angel.Walker currently resides in Santa Barbara, California, with his dogs, one of which is a Chesapeake Bay Retriever. His daughter, Meadow (born in 1998), lives with her mother in Hawaii. He is an avid surfer and enjoys the beach. Walker is a purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu under Paragon Jiujitsu.

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Paul Walker -- Porsche Blames Him for His Own Death

Paul Walker
Porsche Blames Him For His Own Death

A rep for Meadow Walker tells TMZ, "It is beyond regrettable that Porsche is trying to deflect its own responsibility by blaming the victim -- Paul Walker -- for his own death by getting into the… READ MORE >

Paul Walker's Daughter Sues Porsche -- He was Burned Alive in Faulty Car

Paul Walker
Daughter Sues Porsche He Was Burned Alive

Paul Walker survived the impact of the crash that took his life but suffered horrifically as he was burned alive ... this according to a wrongful death lawsuit his daughter has filed against… READ MORE >

- 135 days ago
Furious 7 -- Stunt Crew Furious ... We Got No Credit!

Furious 7
Stunt Crew Furious We Got No Credit!

The Rock, Vin Diesel, and Paul Walker are all names you will see at the end of "Furious 7" ... problem is the people actually responsible for most of the adrenaline pumping action… READ MORE >

- 294 days ago
Vin Diesel Breaks Down Honoring Paul Walker at 'Furious 7' Screening (VIDEO)

Vin Diesel
Breaks Down Honoring Paul Walker At 'Furious 7' Screening

Vin Diesel got so choked up talking about his friend and co-star Paul Walker, he couldn't talk. Vin was at an L.A. screening of "Furious 7" when he talked about his "best friend."  He was… READ MORE >

- 325 days ago
Justin Bieber Roast -- Comedy Central Axes Paul Walker Jokes

Justin Bieber Roast
Comedy Central Axes Paul Walker Jokes

The comedians at the Justin Bieber Roast crossed the line when they used the death of Paul Walker to mock the roastee ... so says Comedy Central which is cutting the jokes from the… READ MORE >

- 330 days ago
Paul Walker's Dad -- Crash Driver's Family Owes Us ... Almost Two Million Bucks

Paul Walker's Dad
Crash Driver's Family Owes Us Almost Two Million Bucks

Paul Walker's dad says Roger Rodas' family is holding $1.8 mil worth of his son's exotic car collection ... and he's demanding the cars or cash immediately. Paul Walker III filed legal docs… READ MORE >

- 407 days ago
Paul Walker -- Hundreds Pay Tribute ... On Death Anniversary

Paul Walker
Hundreds Pay Tribute On Death Anniversary

Paul Walker fans paid tribute to the deceased actor Sunday on the one year anniversary of his death ... by appearing in droves at the site of the crash.Hundreds huddled around the crash zone to… READ MORE >

- 437 days ago
Paul Walker -- Anchors Aweigh, My Boy ... Dad Sells Leisure Boat

Paul Walker
Anchors Aweigh Dad Sells Leisure Boat

Paul Walker was all about high speed on land, but was all about kicking back when it came to the water ... according to new court docs.Walker owned a 26-foot Radon boat -- a vessel designed… READ MORE >

- 497 days ago
Paul Walker's Mom Files for Divorce

Paul Walker's Mom
Files for Divorce

Paul Walker's mom has pulled the trigger on her 30-year marriage ... filing for divorce.In the docs -- obtained by TMZ -- Cheryl Walker cites she's been separated from Paul Walker III for almost… READ MORE >

- 533 days ago
Paul Walker Crash Thief Gets BIG Jail Sentence

Paul Walker Death
Thief Gets HAMMERED By Judge

A judge just hammered the guy who stole a piece of Paul Walker's death car ... jailing him for 6 MONTHS.Jameson Witty and another guy lifted a panel from the T-top roof of the Porsche as a tow… READ MORE >

- 545 days ago

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