Main Content


Paul Walker Says Getting 'Fast & Furious' Role Was 'Really Bizarre' In 2001 Interview: 'It Was Just An Idea'

Also available on the nbc app

Paul Walker didn't even read the script before he signed on to his beloved "Fast & Furious" role. Access Hollywood’s podcast “The Vault” unearthed an interview with the late star in 2001 where he revealed the "bizarre" way he snagged the lead part in the hit franchise, sharing, "The way it came about was really bizarre, they came to me and presented this idea, that’s all it was at the time ... They didn't even have a screenplay, they didn't have anything." He also noted that his mind was telling him no, but his heart told him to go for the role. Hear more on Access Hollywood's "The Vault" podcast:

Tags: Access, Paul Walker, paul walker news, paul walker death, death of paul walker, Interviews, celebrity interviews, news, 2001 interview, the vault, the vault news
S2021 E011 minInterviewNews and InformationDaytime
We and our partners use cookies on this site to improve our service, perform analytics, personalize advertising, measure advertising performance, and remember website preferences. By using the site, you consent to these cookies. For more information on cookies including how to manage your consent visit our cookie policy.