Paul Walker’s daughter, Meadow Walker, shared a transferring tribute for her late father on what would have been his fiftieth birthday.
“Glad birthday to my guardian angel,” Meadow, 24, wrote through Instagram on Tuesday, September 12, alongside a throwback photograph of her with Paul. “Thanks in your love, steering, friendship, sunshine and for elevating me to see all the magnificence on the earth. You’re the most variety, humble, beneficiant and caring soul I do know. You taught me at a younger age to at all times deal with everybody with respect, to do good and to maintain our planet. I really like you and miss you every single day.”
In a second publish, Meadow shared a classic snap of her dad from one of many Quick & Livid films. “Certainly one of my favourite pictures of my dad from Quick,” she wrote. “Timeless and iconic.”
She went on to notice that the picture can be printed on T-shirts benefiting the Paul Walker Basis, which awards scholarships to people between the ages of 16 and 19 who’re making a distinction of their communities.
Paul died at age 40 in November 2013 after he was concerned in a single-vehicle automobile crash in California. Meadow, whom Paul shared with ex Rebecca Soteros, was 15 on the time of her father’s dying.
Within the decade since, Meadow has shared frequent tributes to her late dad and remained shut along with his Quick costars, together with Vin Diesel and Jordana Brewster. When Meadow married husband Louis Thornton-Allan in October 2021, Diesel, 56, was readily available to stroll her down the aisle.
“She counts Vin and his youngsters as household and can speak to them on days she’s struggling, and she or he has their backs too,” an insider instructed Us of Meadow in June 2021. “Meadow is so pleased with her dad and goes out of her method to answer individuals who ship letters or categorical their love of him and his work. She posts tributes to him on social media, retains in contact with the individuals who had been essential in his life and usually acts on the recommendation he gave her while he was nonetheless alive.”
Earlier this 12 months, Meadow made a cameo look in Quick X, enjoying a flight attendant who fingers Jakob Toretto (John Cena) a couple of small bottles of alcohol. Meadow teased the position in an Instagram publish shortly earlier than the film’s premiere in Might.
“The primary Quick was launched once I was 1 12 months outdated!” she wrote on the time. “I grew up on set watching my father, Vin, Jordana, Michelle [Rodriguez], Chris [Morgan] and extra on the displays. Because of my dad, I used to be born into the Quick household. I can’t consider now I get to be up there too. With those that have been round to see me develop up.”