Vin Diesel honors Paul Walker – actor Vin Diesel paid a tribute to his late friend Paul Walker yesterday on his Instagram, captioning a lengthy message and reliving some of their memories as he honored him on the eight-year anniversary of his passing.
Vin Diesel honors Paul Walker
Vin Diesel posted a very lengthy post onto his Instagram, saying that he had so much to tell his late friend, as he reminisced about the old days when they were filming Fast and Furious 4 – he captioned his tribute:
Died doing what he loved
Paul Walker passed away in a car accident back in November 30, 2013, whilst in the middle of shooting for Furious 7, the movie was then completed using digital effects with his brother standing in for him in his remaining scenes, and the final product was dedicated as a tribute to the late actor.
The producers of that movie also decided to retire Paul Walker’s character of Brian O’Conner, effectively letting him live on within the Fast and Furious universe, with the subsequent movie installments referencing his whereabouts in the movie to remember him.
Paul Walker’s impact was wide-ranging and deep, with the cast members still speaking fondly of him whenever they recall their early days of filming with the late actor.