American actor. He became well known in 1999 after his role in the hit film Varsity Blues. However, he is perhaps best known for starring as Brian O’Conner in The Fast and the Furious film series. His other films include Eight Below, Into the Blue, She’s All That and Takers. He also appears in the National Geographic Channel series Expedition Great White.
Walker was born in Glendale, California and raised in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles County, the son of Cheryl, a fashion model, and Paul Walker III, a sewer contractor.His ancestry includes Irish, English, and German. His paternal grandfather was a professional boxer, “Irish Billy Walker”.