Celebrities React to Paul Walker’s Death
Actor Paul Walker died today (Nov. 30) at the tender age of 40. The handsome actor, best known for his role as Brian in the ‘Fast & Furious’ film franchise, passed away in a fiery, single car crash in Los Angeles. His death has inspired an outpouring of love and comments from fellow celebs on Twitter.
The actor was the passenger in a Porsche and another person died in the car with him.
News of the tragedy spread quickly, with some media outlets suggesting it was a hoax before the actor’s team confirmed his passing.
His reps shared the heartbreaking news, stating: “It is with a truly heavy heart that we must confirm that Paul Walker passed away today in a tragic car accident while attending a charity event for his organization Reach Out Worldwide. He was a passenger in a friend’s car, in which both lost their lives. We appreciate your patience as we too are stunned and saddened beyond belief by this news. Thank you for keeping his family and friends in your prayers during this very difficult time. We will do our best to keep you apprised on where to send condolences. #TeamPW.”
The actor’s fellow celebs reacted intensely, posting their condolences over a talent and a life lost too soon and in such tragic fashion.
Below is the round up of thoughts and prayers sent Walker’s way as he has crossed over into the next realm and to his family!
PopCrush extends our heartfelt best to all who knew the actor. This really is a sad loss.
What a tragedy. Cherish every moment with your friends, family & loved ones. You never know what could happen. Heartbreaking #RIPPaulWalker
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) December 1, 2013
— Juan Pablo Galavis™ (@JuanPaGalavis) December 1, 2013
My condolences to Paul Walker's family. Rest In Peace.
— Amber Patrice Riley (@MsAmberPRiley) December 1, 2013
… Paul Walker. RIP. Very very sad news…
— brett dier (@Brettdier) December 1, 2013
My thoughts and love go out to Paul's friends and family.
— Jenna Ushkowitz (@JennaUshkowitz) December 1, 2013
This is terrible news. #RIPPaulWalker
— Harry Shum Jr (@iharryshum) December 1, 2013
I can't believe what I'm reading! Had the biggest celeb crush on him in high school. Prayers and thoughts with his family. #RIPPaulWalker
— Desiree Hartsock (@DesHartsock) December 1, 2013
So sad to hear about Paul Walker. So young. Can't believe it.
— Kevin McHale (@druidDUDE) December 1, 2013
— AKON (@Akon) December 1, 2013
Life is so fragile… RIP, Paul Walker.
— Keri Hilson (@KeriHilson) December 1, 2013
RIP Paul Walker. Wish I had gotten a chance to meet you!! One day…
— SKY BLU (@SkysNuts) December 1, 2013
RIP Paul Walker. Saw him for the first time in Meet The Deedles when I was 10. Can't imagine what his family and friends are feeling.
— Cassadee Pope (@CassadeePope) December 1, 2013
R.I.P. Paul Walker gone to soon ! Condolences to his family!
— DJ KHALED (@djkhaled) December 1, 2013
Just heard the awful news about Paul Walker…so so sad. I've always heard such nice things about him. Prayers to his family
— Jenna Dewan-Tatum (@jennaldewan) December 1, 2013
Love and prayers to the family of Paul Walker.
— bella thorne (@bellathorne) December 1, 2013
Heavy heavy heart tonight. Paul Walker was a genuinely good, sweet, kind, laid back, loving person. Sending much love to his family.
— olivia wilde (@oliviawilde) December 1, 2013
— James Franco (@JamesFrancoTV) December 1, 2013
Such tragic news about Paul Walker. Thoughts are with friends, family and loved ones.
— Nathan Sykes (@NathanTheWanted) December 1, 2013
R.I.P to Paul Walker a great guy gone to soon blessings to his family http://t.co/zlhhENyJJA
— SWIZZ BEATZ (@THEREALSWIZZZ) December 1, 2013
Your humble spirit was felt from the start, wherever you blessed your presence you always left a mark,… http://t.co/nUiPPIU9Bb
— Ludacris (@Ludacris) December 1, 2013
— Danielle Fishel (@daniellefishel) December 1, 2013
Shocked & sad to hear about Paul Walker. Met him several times over the years- a hard worker & always kind. Prayers … http://t.co/wVAKxf97Yr
— Seth Green (@SethGreen) December 1, 2013
Life is so crazy and unpredictable…. RIP Paul Walker…devastating. Prayers to his family….
— Roselyn Sanchez (@Roselyn_Sanchez) December 1, 2013
Really hard to find words to say when someone passes too soon. Very heartbreaking about Paul Walker. Sending prayers to his loved ones. RIP.
— Lucy Hale (@lucyhale) December 1, 2013
Rest in Peace to a true light, Paul Walker. To be absent from the body is to be present with The Lord
— Nick Cannon (@NickCannon) December 1, 2013