Paul Walker was an actor, model and philanthropist.
Walker began his early career guest-starring in several television shows such as The Young and the Restless and Touched By An Angel. He would then gain prominence with breakout roles in coming-of-age and teen films such as She’s All That and Varsity Blues. In 2001, Walker gained international fame for playing Brian O’Conner, one of the lead protagonists in the street racing action film The Fast and the Furious, and would reprise the role in its additional sequels. He also branched out in various films such as Eight Below, Into the Blue, Joy Ride and Takers.
Outside of acting, Paul Walker was the face of The Coty Prestige fragrance brand Davidoff Cool Water for Men and starred in the National Geographic Channel series, Expedition Great White. He also founded his own charity, Reach Out Worldwide (ROWW), an organization providing relief efforts for areas affected by natural disasters.
Walker died in a single car-accident on November 30, 2013 alongside friend Roger Rodas. His film Hours was released posthumously and his signature character, Brian O’Conner, will be retired in his final film Fast & Furious 7, which is slated to be released April 10, 2015.
How Paul Walker Made His Money – Acting and Modeling
Estimated Net Worth: $25 Million
Birthday: September 12, 1973