Biography / trivia
* Paul Walker was born on 12th September 1973 in Glendale, California, USA to Cheryl, a model & Paul Walker III, a contractor. His grandfather Irish Billy Walker was a professional boxer.
* Paul Walker has two brothers & two sisters, all of them are younger siblings.
* He attended “Village Christian School”, After high school he studied marine biology.
* His birth name is Paul William Walker IV but he preferred to use the short version for movies.
* He faced the camera when he was just 2 years old appearing for Pampers commercial.
* He made his acting debut with “Highway to Heaven” Tv show in 1985. His film career started in 1986 with comedy “Monster in the Closet”.
* He gained popularity after his first blockbuster hit “Varsity Blues” in 1999. He established strongly after the success of The Fast and the Furious, Eight Below, Into the Blue, She’s All That etc.
* He dated his girlfriend Rebecca for years and they have a daughter Meadow born on 4th Nov 1998. The couple broke up later.
* Walker it trained in martial arts “Jiu-Jitsu” and he holds a brown belt in that.
“I was eighteen years old for two weeks and I was facing a felony. So I was pretty bad, but I didn’t hurt anybody. I did some stupid things when I was younger, I think we all did. I was always the guy who would find a way around this, or I would find a way around that. And usually when I smiled or winked, I would get out of trouble which enabled too much.”
“I like a woman that’s capable and at the same time feminine. I admire tomboy qualities but with a feminine touch. My mother is like that, she is also nurturing – she was mamma bear and I felt safe when I was a kid. There isn’t anything she couldn’t do.”
“I love doing action. I’m still just a big kid. My favorite days are the days that I get to show up on a movie like this and I get to run and jump and blast dudes around, hop over fences.”
Filmography / all movies list
|1||1986||Monster in the Closet||Bob Dahlin||Paul Dooley,Claude Akins|
|2||1987||Programmed to Kill||Allan Holzman||Robert Ginty,Sandahl Bergman|
|3||1994||Tammy and the T-Rex||Stewart Raffill||Terry Kiser,Denise Richards|
|4||1998||Meet the Deedles||Steve Boyum||Steve Van Wormer,A. J. Langer|
|5||1998||Pleasantville||Gary Ross||Tobey Maguire,Reese Witherspoon|
|6||1999||Varsity Blues||Brian Robbins||James Van Der Beek,Amy Smart|
|7||1999||She’s All That||Robert Iscove||Freddie Prinze,Jr.,Rachael Leigh Cook|
|8||1999||Brokedown Palace||Jonathan Kaplan||Claire Danes,Kate Beckinsale|
|9||2000||The Skulls||Rob Cohen||Joshua Jackson,Craig T. Nelson|
|10||2001||The Fast and the Furious||Rob Cohen||Paul Walker,Michelle Rodriguez|
|11||2001||Joy Ride||John Dahl||Steve Zahn,Leelee Sobieski|
|12||2002||Life Makes SenseIf You’re Famous||Erik MacArthur||Scott Caan,Desmond Harrington|
|13||2003||2 Fast 2 Furious||John Singleton||Tyrese Gibson,Eva Mendes|
|14||2003||Timeline||Richard Donner||Frances O’Connor,Gerard Butler|
|15||2004||Noel||Chazz Palminteri||Susan Sarandon,Penélope Cruz|
|16||2005||Into the Blue||John Stockwell||Jessica Alba,Scott Caan|
|17||2006||Running Scared||Wayne Kramer||Cameron Bright,Vera Farmiga|
|18||2006||Eight Below||Frank Marshall||Jason Biggs,Bruce Greenwood|
|19||2006||Flags of Our Fathers||Clint Eastwood||Ryan Phillippe,Jesse Bradford|
|20||2007||Stories USA||Erik MacArthur||Scott Caan,Will McCormack|
|21||2007||The Death andLife of Bobby Z||John Herzfeld||Laurence Fishburne,Olivia Wilde|
|22||2008||The Lazarus Project||John PatrickGlenn||Linda Cardellini,Piper Perabo|
|23||2009||Fast & Furious||Justin Lin||Vin Diesel,Michelle Rodriguez|
|24||2010||Takers||John Luessenhop||Matt Dillon,Idris Elba|
|25||2011||Fast Five||Justin Lin||Vin Diesel,Jordana Brewster|
|26||2012||Vehicle 19||M Michael Dewil||Kate Tilley|
|27||2013||Fast and Furious 6||Justin Lin||Vin Diesel,Michelle Rodriguez,Jordana Brewster|