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Two Charged With Stealing Roof From Paul Walker's Crashed Porsche

December 10th, 2013 8:28am EST
Paul Walker
The men who stole pieces of the wreckage from Paul Walker's crashed Porsche have been charged with the crime.

Walker and his business partner, Roger Rodas, and died in on November 30, and Jameson Witty and Anthony Janow are accused of taking parts from the wrecked Porsche Carrera GT. While a tow truck was stopped at a red light, the men reportedly stole the roof panel off the truck.

The men are charged with one felony count of grand theft of personal property and two misdemeanor counts of destroying evidence and "resisting, obstructing and delaying a peace officer," according to Deputy Di...
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Paris Hilton Left 'Horrified' By Bizarre Aerial Tribute To Paul Walker

December 10th, 2013 8:19am EST
Paris Hilton
Paris Hilton claims she was left "horrified" after discovering an anonymous prankster hired a banner plane brandishing her name to fly over the crash site where actor Paul Walker died.

The Fast and The Furious actor was killed when the Porsche Carrera GT he was travelling in smashed into a tree and burst into flames on November 30th.

In the days following the tragedy, onlookers were stunned when a plane flew overheard carrying a 70-foot banner which read, "Our hearts go out to his friends and family. #17 Paris Hilton."

The fantastic stunt sparked a backlash against the socialite on Tw...
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Beyonce Pays Tribute To Actor Paul Walker At L.A. Concert

December 7th, 2013 7:58am EST
Beyonce
Beyonce honored late actor Paul Walker during a recent gig at the Los Angeles Staples Center. The pop star told the crowd, "I dedicate this song to Paul Walker," according to MTV.com.

The singer then performed a rendition of Whitney Houston's “I Will Always Love You” before launching into her own hit, “Halo.”

Concertgoers at the Dec. 3 show included reality star Khloe Kardashian, actress Zoe Saldana and “Fashion Police” co-host Kelly Osbourne.

Following the performance, Fans tweeted about the experience. One user, Tayler Wilson, wrote: "When @Beyonce sang Whitney Houston I will always lo...
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'Fast & Furious' Producers Post Touching Tribute Video To Late Star Paul Walker

December 5th, 2013 11:12pm EST
Fast & Furious
A two-minute tribute video to actor Paul Walker has been created by the producers of the Fast & Furious film franchise.

Walker starred in five of the six films in the series and had been working on the seventh when the car he was riding in with a friend over the weekend lost control and hit a tree, bursting into flames and killing both men instantly.

Filmmakers behind the series posted a video montage of film clips featuring Walker to YouTube on Wednesday. The tribute is set to Diddy - Dirty Money's "Coming Home" and features several shots of Walker's infectious smile. Things slow down to...
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Paul Walker Secretly Bought Engagement Ring For Soldier To Give To Girlfriend

December 5th, 2013 11:00am EST
Paul Walker
A California jewelry store employee has come forward with an amazing story proving that late star Paul Walker was a generous guy.

The actor, who died in a car crash over the weekend, secretly bought an engagement ring for a soldier to give to his girlfriend.

A saleswoman at Bailey Banks and Biddle Jewelers has revealed that the "Fast & Furious" star anonymously spent $10,000 on an Iraq war veteran who was unable to pay for the ring for his girlfriend.

Store employee Irene King told CBS Los Angeles: "She (girlfriend) saw something that she really, really liked but he said, 'Honey, I can't...
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Paul Walker Charity To Receive Proceeds From 'Fast & Furious 6' Sales

December 4th, 2013 12:38pm EST
Paul Walker
Paul Walker's Reach Out WorldWide charity will receive a percentage of the proceeds from the DVD sales of "Fast & Furious 6," which will be released on Dec. 10.

Walker was killed in a car accident on Saturday in California following an appearance for the non-profit in Santa Clarita. The actor founded the organization after the 2010 Haiti earthquake. It supports professionals with first responder skills who help out during natural disasters.

Univeral Pictures chairman Donna Langley explained, "With the passing of Paul, the world has lost a man who spent a great deal of his life in service ...
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With Half Of The Film Finished, Producers May Scrap ‘Fast & Furious 7’

December 4th, 2013 11:07am EST
Fast & The Furious 6
The death of Paul Walker may force Universal Pictures to start over with Fast & Furious 7, despite the amount of money and time already poured into the project.

TheWrap reports that the high-budget flick is on the chopping block even though half of the movie has already been filmed. Reportedly Paul Walker’s scenes had yet to be finished, so the studio is in the awkward position of attempting to write out Walker’s character or just start over.

The site does note that Universal insured itself for unexpected occurrences such as Pal’s tragic death, so they won’t be losing money if they trash ...
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Paul Walker Autopsy Today, Investigators Rule Out Drag Racing

December 3rd, 2013 9:03pm EST
Paul Walker
Officials have scheduled an autopsy of Paul Walker for today, and have found no evidence that the Fast & Furious 6 star was in the middle of an impromptu street race when the deadly crash occurred.

The L.A. County Sheriff's Department has confirmed they have eyewitness accounts of a 2005 Porsche Carrera GT travelling at high speed, but none reported a second car nearby traveling at similar speeds or apparently in some sort of race with the sports car.

Walker's friend Roger Rodas was driving the automobile with the actor in the passenger seat when it crashed into a light pole. Several webs...
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'Fast & Furious' Co-Stars Pay Tribute To Paul Walker, Pray With His Father & Visit Crash Site

December 3rd, 2013 2:00pm EST
Vin Diesel remembers Paul Walker
The late Paul Walker's "Fast & Furious" co-stars Michelle Rodriguez, Vin Diesel and Tyrese Gibson visited the actor's father on Sunday while he mourned the loss of his son.
 
Walker, 40, died in a car crash on Saturday afternoon, and family and friends gathered together to pay their respects to the star one day after his passing.
 
Paul Walker, Sr. told "Extra," "We had a family prayer and you could just feel it. People are just nice. People would show up here and say, 'Paul, I don't know what to say,' and I'd say, 'You don't need to say anything, you're here'."
 
Gibson visited the crash ...
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Fragrance Company Apologizes For Airing Paul Walker Ad

December 3rd, 2013 9:04am EST
Paul Walker
Honchos at a fragrance company have issued an apology for airing a TV commercial featuring Paul Walker a day after his death in a car accident.

The Fast and the Furious actor was the face of Davidoff Cool Water cologne, and fans in Britain were stunned to see his advertisement for the company on television on Sunday just hours after he was killed in a car crash in California on Saturday.

The airing of the commercial, which showed Walker driving a car and diving in the sea, sparked indignation and executives at Coty, Inc., the cosmetics company behind the Davidoff brand, have now issued ...
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Father Says Paul Walker Considered Acting Break

December 2nd, 2013 10:00pm EST
Paul Walker
Paul Walker considered a hiatus from acting to spend more time with his daughter, the star's father has revealed.

Walker died in a horrible car crash in California on Saturday, leaving behind siblings, his parents, and 15-year-old daughter Meadow.

Paul Walker, Sr., has since come forward, telling CBS Los Angeles, "(He told me) I want to take a hiatus, she's just 15 and I don't have much more time to be with her and then boom, he got another movie. He would say, 'I don't know what to do.'"
 
Walker, Sr. added, "I'm just ... glad, that every time I saw him, I told him I loved him. And he wo...
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RZA Dedicates New Song To Paul Walker

December 2nd, 2013 6:03pm EST
RZA
RZA wrote and produced a song dedicated to the late Paul Walker a mere 24 hours after the actor's tragic death.

The Wu Tang Clan rapper uploaded Destiny Bends to Soundcloud last night with a heartfelt message dedicating the tune to Paul Walker. He wrote, "This song, entitled 'Destiny Bends' was written last night after hearing the tragic news of the loss of a good man named Paul Walker. I met Paul on the set of the film Brick Mansion, where we talked, laughed, and exchanged ideas of life and fatherhood.

"I only knew him personally for less than a year, but we knew each other through our...
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What's The Fate Of Paul Walker's Upcoming Films?

December 2nd, 2013 2:00pm EST
Paul Walker The Hours
Despite Paul Walker's death over the weekend, producers from his latest film "Hours" have decided to move forward with the release as planned.
 
On Saturday, the actor, 40, died in a car crash in Santa Clarita, Calif., just two weeks before the film was set for a limited theater release. Walker and his business partner Roger Rodas attended a charity event, and the Porsche they were driving in crashed into a lightpost and tree and burst into flames.
 
Executives from "Hours" production companies met on Sunday to decide what to do and agreed to continue on with the release as planned.
 
Pante...
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'The Fast And The Furious 6' Delivers Big Time Thrills (Video)

May 23rd, 2013 8:45am EDT
'Fast And Furious 6'
Yes, it's hard to believe that this is number 6.  Where does the time go? Well, I'm happy to report that this one, won't let you down.

                                                       

As the title suggest...The film is fast...It's furious...and it's definitely, fun.

The whole gang is back including Vin Diesel (Dom), Paul Walker (Brian), Tyrese Gibson (Roman), Ludacris (Tej), Jordana Brewster (Mia), Elsa Pataky (Elsa) and Michelle Rodriguez (Letty).

For those of you who haven't seen 'The Fast And The Furious 5' here's a brief recap.

After stealing 100 million dollars from a drug...
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Celebrities That Turn 40 In 2013

January 2nd, 2013 1:37pm EST
Kate Beckinsale
What were you doing 40 years ago in 1973? Our guess is that many of you reading weren't even born yet? Taking a look back at history, here were a few things going on in the world that year.

The biggest story was then President Richard Nixon told the world he was "not a crook," as the Watergate hearings began. Also that year George Steinbrenner purchased the New York Yankees for a mere $12 million from CBS. Popular films included The Exorcist, The Sting, Live and Let Die and Bobby squealed like a pig in Deliverance. Top TV shows in 73' included The Odd Couple, The Partridge Family, Columbo,...
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Rihanna To Play A Villian In 'Fast And Furious 6'

April 30th, 2012 10:46am EDT
Rihanna
Rihanna is set to continue her big screen takeover with a villainous role in the next The Fast And The Furious movie, according to U.K. reports.

The Umbrella hit-maker made her move into acting with her film debut in blockbuster Battleship earlier this year, and now she has reportedly landed a leading part in the sixth installment of the hit action franchise.

Rihanna will play a femme fatale alongside regulars Paul Walker and Vin Diesel, and will film her part in London, according to Britain's The Sun.

A source tells the newspaper, "Rihanna impressed with her acting debut in Battleshi...
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Blu-ray Review: 'She's All That'

January 5th, 2012 11:45am EST
She's all That photo
Ready to go from dirty duckling to swaying swan all over again? Then check out the famed geek to chic teen outing "She’s All That," hitting Blu-ray on Jan. 3 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. To be young again!

Title: "She’s All That"

Grade: 4

Cast: Freddie Prinze Jr., Rachael Leigh Cook, Matthew Lillard

Director: Robert Iscove

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 96 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate

Website: www.lionsgatebluray.com

The Flick: A glossy homage to the John Hughes school of teen angst, "She’s All That" works on many levels. The script, taken from Shaw’s 'Pygmalio...
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The 11 Best From 2011

December 31st, 2011 11:00am EST
Southland
2011 was a fantastic year for entertainment. Here are my eleven favorite things from the year that's about to wrap, in chronological order...

1. Southland, TNT

(Season 3 began January 4)

I have to admit that I didn't keep up with TNT's gritty Los Angeles cop drama as much as I would have liked; it fell victim to sharing Tuesday nights with three other shows on my watch list. Yet when I did find time to catch it, I was no less than impressed every time.

There's been talk about the show's TV-MA content (allegedly the reason that NBC axed it), but the real talking point should be the st...
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The Most Illegally Downloaded Films Of 2011 Are...

December 28th, 2011 8:18am EST
Fast Five
Vin Diesel's action film "Fast Five" has topped a new poll as the most pirated movie of 2011.

The actor and his co-stars Paul Walker and Dwayne Johnson struck gold with the fifth installment of "The Fast and The Furious" franchise, raking in $626 million worldwide earlier this year.

But the sequel was also in high demand online - and was illegally downloaded a stunning 9.3 million times, according to TorrentFreak.com.

"The Hangover Part II" was the second most pirated film with 8.8 million hits, while "Thor" was third with 8.3 million downloads.

Other films featured in TorrentFreak's to...
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Paul Walker Is New Face Of Davidoff Cool Water (Photos)

October 10th, 2011 11:05pm EDT
Paul Walker
Dreamy. That is definitely one word to perfectly sum up actor Paul Walker after seeing these photos below! As the new face of Davidoff Cool Water, Mr. Walker shot the advertising campaign for this iconic cool wave fragrance in Hawaii, which debuts this month.

You're welcome.

www.zinodavidoff.com/fragrances/#/cool-water/
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Blu-ray Review: 'Fast Five' (Extended Edition)

October 6th, 2011 12:38pm EDT
Fast Five photo
Ready to see if Blu-ray and its extras can equal the brawn, beauty and bumpy ride that is the five-star "Fast Five." Well, since this week the 'Extended Edition' hits the shelf via Universal Home Video, we thought we’d speed up and check out the rims, spoilers and hubcaps of this sleek looking Blu-ray baddie – the race results are below!

Title: "Fast Five" (Extended Edition)

Grade: 5

Cast: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson

Director: Justin Lin

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 132 minutes

Release Company: Universal

Website: www.UniversalHiDef.com

The Flick: Gotta say, watch...
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Check Out 'Fast Five' On DVD & Blu-ray Oct. 4

October 1st, 2011 7:00am EDT
Fast Five
Director Justin Lin ("The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift," "Fast & Furious") returns to the helm for "Fast Five," an adrenaline-charged sequel reuniting series stars Vin Diesel and Paul Walker for their biggest thrill ride yet.

With the police in hot pursuit and wanted fugitive Dom (Diesel) in tow, Brian (Walker) and Mia (Jordana Brewster) make their way to Rio, and realize they've run out of luck. In order to earn their freedom, they'll have to pull off their biggest job yet. After assembling a crack team of the top racers in Brazil, the gang prepares to confront the crooked businessm...
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Scarlett Johansson Is The Latest Target For Marine Corps Ball

July 28th, 2011 10:08am EDT
Scarlett Johansson
Hollywood beauty Scarlett Johansson has another man vying for her attention - she is the latest celebrity to be asked on a date by a U.S. Marine.

Justin Timberlake, Mila Kunis and even 89-year-old actress Betty White have all been invited to November's Marine Corps Ball, with the Friends With Benefits co-stars both accepting, and White having to turn down the offer due to scheduling conflicts.

Now, another Marine is trying his luck with the A-list - Sergeant Dustin L. Williams has uploaded his online invite on YouTube.com, hoping the newly-divorced actress will accompany him to the ball...
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Miley Cyrus Is Latest Celebrity Invited To Marine Corps Ball

July 22nd, 2011 4:00pm EDT
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus has been involved in the latest tred: Getting invited to a Marine Corps Ball! Private First Class Ian Hart has invited the Party in the USA singer to a Marine corps Ball in Florida - a different dance than the ones Mila Kunis and Justin Timberlake have been invited to.

"An amazing tradition has just begun: Marines asking celebrities out to the Marine Corps Ball. On Nov. 12, 2011, I, PFC Hart, would like to take a date, a proud American, Miley Cyrus, out to the Marine Corps Ball in beautiful southern California. Camp Pendleton. Please, Miley Cyrus, this one's for you girl," be...
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Paul Walker Latest Star Invited To Marine Corps Ball

July 19th, 2011 9:22pm EDT
Paul Walker
Actor Paul Walker has become the latest star to land an invite to November's Marine Corps Ball.

Mila Kunis and Justin Timberlake have already accepted invites from members of the military to attend two of the upcoming parties and now Fast Five star Walker is on the guest list.

Sgt. Erin Fitzgerald, who is currently based in Afghanistan, posted a video on YouTube.com on Monday asking the actor to accompany her to the ball on November 18.

Veteran actress Betty White was also invited to the event, but she has had to decline because she's filming at the same time.
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Jordana Brewster Shows Off Her Long Legs In Short Shorts

June 2nd, 2011 8:30am EDT
Jordana Brewster
We spotted "Fast Five" beauty Jordana Brewster in jean shorts leaving the Madewell store in Beverly Hills yesterday. The actress, holding onto a smoothie, left in her white Range Rover.

"Fast Five," which also stars regulars Paul Walker and Vin Diesel and newcomer Dwayne Johnson, took in $83.6 million over its opening weekend last month to score the biggest debut in the franchise's history.

Jordana is starring in the screen adaptation of "Dallas." The story focuses on the offspring of bitter rivals and brothers JR and Bobby Ewing, who clash over the future of the Ewing dynasty while the f...
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'Fast Five' Makes Over $80 Million At Weekend Box Office

May 2nd, 2011 8:27am EDT
Fast Five
The latest movie in the "Fast & The Furious" film franchise has raced to the top of the box office with the biggest opening of 2011.

"Fast Five," which stars regulars Paul Walker and Vin Diesel and newcomer Dwayne Johnson, took in $83.6 million over the weekend to score the biggest debut in the franchise's history.

The film also set a record for the best April debut ever, breaking the previous mark set by the fourth "Fast & The Furious" movie, which opened with $71 million in 2009.

Director Justin Lin's "Fast Five" is also doing big business around the globe, making and extra $81.4 milli...
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Review: Lin's 'Fast Five' Is Furiously Long

April 29th, 2011 11:00am EDT
Fast Five
When you hear that the runtime for “Fast Five” is 130 minutes, you’ll probably wonder why a mere 90, is not enough to unravel the fifth “Fast and the Furious” yarn. Ultimately, the reason is that the filmmakers tell an overly complex tale, in an effort to milk the actors, the chase sequences, and even the series itself for all they are worth.

Picking up where the fourth film left off, “Fast Five” starts with flashbacks to the sentencing of Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel) and his transportation to captivity. En route, his pal Brian O’Conner (Paul Walker) and his sister Mia (Jordana Brewster)...
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'Fast Five' An Engine-Roaring Success

April 29th, 2011 6:29am EDT
Fast Five
Ten years and still going strong -- Fast Five cements the staying power of the Fast and the Furious series.

2009's Fast & Furious was the real sequel that The Fast and the Furious deserved, and Fast Five is an equally remarkable follow-up to that film, picking up from the final minutes of Fast & Furious and charging forward. This new entry has all the hallmarks that fans have come to expect from the series: great cars, terrific driving, beautiful women, and a definite adrenaline rush. Most importantly, although it's an action flick, it's one that's got character, putting it head and ...
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Review: 'Fast Five' 'Two Jews On Film' Drive In Different Directions With The Latest In This Franchise (Video)

April 28th, 2011 12:18pm EDT
Fast Five
'Fast Five' directed by Justin Lin is number Five in the 'Fast and the Furious' franchise.

The film continues where 'Fast and Furious' left off...Dominic (Vin Diesel) is sentenced to twenty five years in prison for murder. Of course, his good friend and ex cop, Brian O'Conner (Paul Walker) and Dom's sister, Mia (Jordana Brewster) have different plans for him...

Let's just say this involves a really big bus crash, super fast cars, some kick ass driving that ends with Dom, Brian and Mia escaping to the beautiful city of Rio de Janeiro.

Unfortunately it's not all 'fun in the sun' for our tr...
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