Paul Walker tragically passed away at just 40 years old on Nov. 30, 2013, after being involved in a fiery car crash which killed him on impact. At the time, Fast & Furious 7 had been in the middle of production, and so Universal Pictures put filming on hiatus until April 2014. On April 15, it was announced that Paul’s brothers, Caleb and Cody Walker would act as stand-ins for Paul’s character, Brian O’Conner, in order for Paul’s memory to live on. In this photo, you can see Cody in the middle of filming and the resemblance is truly striking. Read for more about the current status of Fast & Furious 7 and tell us what you think about Cody as Brian O’Conner!
Jordana Brewster is gearing up to take on her role as Mia Toretto, once again, but this time things are going to be vastly different. The actress, famous for playing Paul Walker‘s, [Brian O’Conner] wife in the Fast & Furious franchise, will be filming her first scenes since Paul tragically died in a fiery car crash, in November of 2013. The 34-year-old caught up with HollywoodLife.com during her campaign on behalf of Purina for Pet Awareness Month and she told us that if she were to describe the upcoming film in one word, it would be “heart.”
Paul Walker‘s daughter, Meadow, has an opinion about who should raise her now that her father is gone. On April 30, a Los Angeles judge appointed an independent attorney to speak on the teen’s behalf for future court hearings.
Cody Walker is understandably still devastated by the loss of his big brother Paul Walker. Even though it’s been five months since the Fast & Furious star passed away at the age of 40, Cody says it’s going to take years for his death to “feel real.”
Fast & Furious 7 has resumed filming with some enormous news. In the wake of their star Paul Walker‘s tragic death, producers have landed on an in-house solution, so to speak. In a heartfelt note to fans on April 15, the movie’s makers confirmed that instead of hiring another actor to replace Paul, they had decided to have Paul’s brothers, Caleb and Cody, finish his scenes.
Paul Walker‘s daughter Meadow has been removed from her grandmother’s home by her mom, Rebecca Soteros. Find out what happened to cause this major rift right here.