‘I Am Paul Walker’ Doc Trailer: ‘Fast and Furious’ Star Remembered as ‘a Giver’ (Video)

“Fast and Furious” authorization star Paul Walker is a theme of a new documentary from Paramount Network and Network Entertainment. And a initial trailer for it has debuted.

The new footage facilities videos of a actor, dating behind to his childhood, as good as excerpts from interviews with Walker’s friends and family.

“He favourite to go fast,” removed his sister, Ashlie Walker. “As shortly as we was aged adequate to hang on tight, we was on a behind of his large circle with him going for a float of my life.”

“Fast and a Furious” co-star Tyrese Gibson said, “If we desired him a approach we did, we would say, well, ‘why him and not us?’”

“I can indeed contend he did a lot of things that done a disproportion in a lot of people’s lives, we know?” pronounced his uncle, Rhett Walker. “He was a giver.”

In 2013, Walker died in a automobile pile-up during a age of 40. The final “Fast and Furious” film a actor starred in, “Furious 7,” paid reverence to him with a song, “See You Again.”

Paramount pronounced a film “explores Paul’s private side alongside a extravagantly successful film career.”

“I Am Paul Walker” will premiere Saturday Aug. 11 during 9 p.m. ET/PT on Paramount Network.

27 Club: Stars Who Died during Age 27, From Jimi Hendrix to Amy Winehouse (Photos)

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    Artists like Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison and Amy Winehouse all died before they reached 28.

  • robert johnson 27 club

    Robert Johnson (May 8, 1911 – Aug 16, 1938)

    The American blues fable done a Mississippi Delta character famous, though his beforehand genocide nearby Greenwood, Mississippi, stays as puzzling as most of his brief life.


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    Rudy Lewis (August 23, 1936 – May 20, 1964)

    The RB thespian for a Drifters sang lead on such hits as “Some Kind of Wonderful,” “Up On The Roof” and “On Broadway.” He was found passed in a Harlem hotel room of a suspected drug overdose.

  • brian jones 27 club

    Brian Jones (February 28, 1942 – Jul 3, 1969)

    The owner and strange personality of a Rolling Stones drowned in a swimming pool of his home in East Sussex, England.

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    Jimi Hendrix (November 27, 1942 – Sep 18, 1970)

    The stone guitarist died in London of asphyxiation while inebriated on barbituates.

  • janis joplin 27 club

    Janis Joplin (January 19, 1943 – Oct 4, 1970) 

    The blues thespian died of a heroin overdose during a Landmark Motor Hotel in Hollywood.

  • jim morrison 27 club

    Jim Morrison (December 8, 1943 – Jul 3, 1971)

    The singer, songwriter and frontman for The Doors was found in a bathtub of a Paris apartment, apparently from an random heroin overdose.

  • ron pigpen mckernan beholden passed 27 club

    Ron “Pigpen” McKernan (September 8, 1945 – Mar 8, 1973)

    A first member of a Grateful Dead, McKiernan died of a gastrointestinal hemorrhage during his home in Corte Madera, California.

  • jean michel basquiat 27 club

    Jean-Michel Basquiat (December 22, 1960 – Aug 12, 1988)

    The American striking artist famous for graffiti-inspired paintings died of a heroin overdose in his Manhattan studio.

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    Reggie Lewis (November 21, 1965 – Jul 27, 1993)

    A tiny brazen for a Boston Celtics, he suffered a remarkable heart conflict on a justice during an off-season practice.

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    Kurt Cobain (February 20, 1967 – Apr 5, 1994)

    The singer-songwriter and frontman for a grunge rope Nirvana died of a self-inflicted shotgun wound to a head.

  • richey james edwards 27 club

    Richey James Edwards (December 1967, – Feb 1, 1995)

    The Welsh guitarist and lyricist for a Manic Street Preachers missed a moody for a U.S. promotional debate on Feb 1, 1995 and he functionally left nearby a Wales-England limit shortly after that. In 2008, he was announced “presumed dead.”

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    Jonathan Brandis (April 13, 1976 – Nov 12, 2003)

    A child actor best famous for a NBC sci-fi array “SeaQuest DSV” committed self-murder in his L.A. unit building.

  • pat tillman

    Pat Tillman (November 6, 1976 – Apr 22, 2004) 

    The star reserve for a Arizona Cardinals who left a NFL after 9/11 to enroll in a U.S. Army. He died in Afghanistan in a box of accessible glow in a midst of a firefight.


  • amy winehouse 27 club

    Amy Winehouse (September 14,  1983 – Jul 23, 2011)  

    The British RB and essence singer, who had prolonged battled an obsession to drugs and alcohol, died of ethanol poisoning during her London home.

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    Anton Yelchin (March 11, 1989 – Jun 19, 2016) 

    The actor best famous for personification Pavel Chekov in a big-screen “Star Trek” reboots, died in a automobile collision during his L.A. home.

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    Fredo Santana (July 4, 1990 — Jan 19, 2018) 

    The Chicago rapper (né Derrick Coleman) who rose to celebrity with his cousin Chief Keef died on in 2018. No means of genocide was immediately revealed, though Santana was hospitalized 3 months before with kidney and liver failure.


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In 2016, “Star Trek” actor Anton Yelchin assimilated ranks of artists who’ve died too soon

Artists like Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison and Amy Winehouse all died before they reached 28.

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