- Paul Walker was a beloved actor for years
- The Fast & Furious star only lived to be 40
- He accomplished a lot in his brief career
Paul William Walker IV was born in California on September 12, 1973. After finishing school he began studying marine biology but then decided to become an actor.
He made his film debut in 1986 in the horror parody Monster in the Closet. In that same year, he also got a recurring role in the series Throb.
Paul Walker's Career: Fast & Furious and So Much More
In 2001 Paul Walker got the role of "Brian O'Conner" in The Fast and the Furious. This would turn both Walker and fellow co-star Vin Diesel into worldwide stars.
Paul Walker also starred in several TV shows and a range of other movies. But sadly he was not long for this world. The star died in 2013 at only 40 years of age.
Watch the video above to learn more about Paul Walker's inspiring life story!