Rap star T.I. has taken to his social media to react to the death of actor Paul Walker. On Saturday evening the troubleman posted a photo of himself and his Takers co-star on his Instagram with a message expressing his shock and sadness.
I am shocked & saddened to find that the world has lost such a great spirited person. Paul was not only a passionate, talented, actor, he was also a sincere man with a genuine personality that filled a room immediately upon introduction. My family’s hearts & prayers are extended to his family, especially his daughter. May he rest in peace. Through all his many actions & efforts his legacy lives on. He will never be forgotten.
Walker and T.I. starred in Takers in 2010 along with Idris Elba, Chris Brown, Matt Dillon and Michael Ealy, who also posted a heartfelt message to his friend on Twitter.
My heart is crushed by the news that my friend Paul Walker passed away today. Prayers and light to his daughter and family right now.
Walker was best known for his role in The Fast & Furious Franchise, but also starred in Into the Blue, Varsity Blues, The Skulls.
His Into the Blue castmate Jessica Alba tweeted :
#RIPPaulWalker -he was a lovely person -so sweet and grounded. My heart goes out to his family.
And Hill Harper who starred alongside Walker in The Skulls tweeted:
When Paul & I shot The Skulls, had a great time. He was one of the nicest, generous of spirit actors I’ve ever worked with. RIP Paul Walker
Walker died at the age of 40 on Saturday afternoon after being involved in a fatal car crash.
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