Walker would have turned 48 on Sunday and his Fast & Furious co-star did not let the birthday go with out acknowledging his good friend.
“So much to tell you,” Diesel, 54, started his social media submit, alongside a photograph of them on the set. “Normally I would say you wouldn’t believe how I spent your birthday… but by the safe outcome, I know you were there with me in spirit.”
He ended it with, “Miss you. Always.”
Commenters replied with crying and coronary heart emojis in addition to the phrase “family,” which the Fast & Furious crew turned, now 9 motion pictures in — spin-offs not included.
Paul died in a November 2013 automobile crash. He was at an occasion for his charity, Reach Out Worldwide, when the Porsche Carrera GT he was a passenger in crashed and caught hearth. Speed was guilty, in addition to different elements. There had been a number of lawsuits.
Paul’s brothers, Caleb and Cody, had been introduced in as a stand-in for his or her brother who was in manufacturing for Fast 7 on the time.
Diesel took Paul’s solely daughter, Meadow Walker, underneath his wing. Their bond developed way back, as he was already her godfather. Meadow — now a mannequin, who’s been a fixture at New York Fashion Week — attended the F9: The Fast Saga in June together with her F&F household, who’re all protecting of her.
Diesel has mentioned he hasn’t dominated out Meadow showing in Fast 10.
Meadow posted her personal tribute to the late star on his birthday. She was a younger little one within the picture alongside her dad and she or he wrote, “Happy birthday daddy. I love you.”
Diesel replied to Meadow’s tribute with prayer palms.
Fast & Furious stars Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster and Tyrese remembered him as properly.