Paul Walker

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Vin Diesel Says Oscars Weighted Against Action Films

Vin Diesel said Friday that the latest “Fast & Furious” film deserves a best picture Oscar but has two strikes against it when it comes to the Academy — it’s an action flick and it’s a sequel.

03/27/2015

Actor Paul Walker attends the World Premiere of "Fast & Furious 6" at Empire Leicester Square on May 7, 2013, in London.  (Credit: Tim P. Whitby/Getty Images)

‘Fast & Furious’ Star Paul Walker Dies In Car Crash

Paul Walker, the star of the “Fast & Furious” movie series, died Saturday in a car crash that killed two people north of Los Angeles, his publicist said. He was 40.

11/30/2013