– November 30, 2013) was an American actor best known for his role as Brian O'Conner in The Fast and Furious franchise.
Walker first gained prominence in 1999 with roles in the teen films She's All That and Varsity Blues.
It was nominated for the Golden Globe for Best Original Song in 2015 and was the number-one song in the United States for 12 weeks.
Walker was born in Glendale, California, and was the son of Cheryl (née Crabtree), a fashion model, and Paul William Walker III, a sewer contractor and boxer who was a two-time Golden Gloves champion.
He began modeling at the age of two 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.
He reprised his role in the fifth installment of The Fast and the Furious series, Fast Five (2011), and again in Fast & Furious 6 (2013).He had a supporting role in Clint Eastwood's adaptation of Flags of Our Fathers (2006).Walker then starred in the crime thriller Running Scared and Walt Disney Pictures' Eight Below, both released in 2006.Walker was working on three films at the time of his death which were released posthumously: Hours (2013), Brick Mansions (2014), and Furious 7 (2015).The Wiz Khalifa song "See You Again", featuring Charlie Puth, was commissioned for the Furious 7 soundtrack as a tribute to Walker.