Among the entertainment bizzers expressing their sorrow over his death were Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, “Fast & Furious 7” director James Wan, Walker’s “Flags of Our Fathers” co-star Ryan Philippe, choreographer/producer/director Adam Shankman, Ludacris, Todd Lieberman, who produced the Walker-starring movie “The Lazarus Project,” Tyrese and actor Michael Chiklis.
All my strength, love & faith to the Walker family during this heartbreaking time. We find our strength.. in his light. Love you brother.
— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) 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
Paul was a good dude. Conscientious & not caught up in Hollywood. He knew there was more to life & lived like it.
Nice to know you brotha.
— philz (@RyanPhillippe) December 1, 2013
#rippaulwalker i was blessed to call you friend and a beautiful light in the world just went out. i love you paul
— Adam Shankman (@adammshankman) December 1, 2013
Extremely saddened to hear of Paul Walker's passing. RIP
— Roland Emmerich (@rolandemmerich) December 1, 2013
My heart is hurting so bad
no one can make me believe this is real
Father God I pray that you send… http://t.co/CnKblb3PWu
— #VisionImplementor (@Tyrese) December 1, 2013
How fragile we are…
RIP Paul Walker
— Michael Chiklis (@MichaelChiklis) December 1, 2013
An earlier version of this story posted a quote from a Vin Diesel Instagram account, which was identified as fake by the actor’s reps.