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Paul Walker's death: How his Fast and Furious costars have paid tribute
In the days since the Fast and Furious star's sudden and tragic death, many of his costars have offered remembrances on Twitter and Instagram
 
The Fast and Furious cast was like family.
The Fast and Furious cast was like family. (Ernesto Ruscio/Getty Images)

On Saturday afternoon, actor Paul Walker — best known for his leading role in Universal's Fast and Furious franchise — died in a car accident in Santa Clarita, California. He was 40 years old.

Shortly after TMZ posted a story reporting Walker's death on Saturday night, the actor's PR team confirmed the sad news using Facebook and Twitter:

Since then, many of Walker's Fast and Furious costars have taken to Twitter and Instagram to express their grief and pay tribute:


Vin Diesel:


Jordana Brewster:


Dwayne Johnson:


Gal Gadot:


Tyrese Gibson:


Ludacris:


Sung Kang:


Director Justin Lin:

It's unclear how Walker's death will affect the future of the Fast & Furious franchise. Walker was in the process of filming Fast & Furious 7, which is currently slated for release in July 2014.

 
Scott Meslow is the entertainment editor for TheWeek.com. He has written about film and television at publications including The AtlanticPOLITICO Magazine, and Vulture.

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