Paul William Walker IV was born on September 12, 1973, in Glendale California. He began acting when he was very young, appearing in many TV commercials. In 1987 he played Prof. Bennet in Monster in the Closet (1986). He then starred in the television series, Throb (1986). He also made guest appearances on several television shows including Charles in Charge (1984),Highway to Heaven (1984),Who’s the Boss? (1984) and Diff’rent Strokes (1978). Paul also had a role in the soap opera The Young and the Restless (1973).
In 1987 Paul was cast in Programmed to Kill (1987) as the character Jason, and since then he had appeared in a steady stream of movies. He also majored in Marine Biology at a California community college.
Paul died in a car accident in November 2013. He was in Santa Clarita, California at a charity event for Reach Out Worldwide to benefit victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. His friend was driving a Porsche, when he lost control and crashed the vehicle into a tree. Paul was at the passenger seat and died in the accident.
We will never forget you, and we will forever be thankful. Rest in peace.– Carnation placed by Hailee
Died doing what you loved best. RIP Brother– Lily placed by Leslie
You were a great actor man I’m gonna miss you and I hope no one forgets you cause I won’t. R. I. P. my friend and god bless you and your family.– Rose placed by Eddie Wahezi
If tears could build a stairway, And memories a lane, I’d walk right up to Heaven And bring you home again. – Chrysanthemum placed by Mary Brown
Thank you so much for giving so much of yourself to make so so many people happy– Lily placed by Shane Bredford
Forever in our hearts… – Candle lit by Gerald and Ann
My condolences to Paul’s family and his Hollywood family. This is such a tragic loss.– Lily placed by Bella
You died raising money for victims. You died a hero!– Carnation placed by Keanin Daye
You know what goes through my mind when I think about stepping into or driving a car 80 mph…my 3-year-old little girl. Guess, I wan to stay alive for her.– Message sent by Chuck Raymond
I keep hoping for some report saying it was all a hoax and he’s just fine. I cannot get over the fact it’s real, my heart is absolutely broken!!– Rose placed by Amanda
Look down on us and smile, always remembered, NEVER forgotten, from the bottom of my heart…..thankyou for just being you – Candle lit by George
Truely an angel walking with us on this earth. R.I.P Paul Walker and may the Lord be with your family and friends.– Carnation placed by Tracy
R.i.p Paul Walker, may god give your family strength and i loved all your movies miss you bro – Chrysanthemum placed by Andrew
Some say you were “just an actor”. You were an inspiration.– Message sent by Jim and Mary
Not only you are a good actor, but behind the fame, you are a GOOD MAN. Your good heart will surely be an inspiration.– Carnation placed by Christopher Pino
B. I. P. BE IN PEACE! Mahalo thank you from Hawaii for all your good works on earth. Keep it going On the wave of Eternity! – Chrysanthemum placed by Kahu