Dwayne Johnson has praised Paul Walker. He is an actor and a former professional wrestler has for the tragic star for his great passion and his commitment that he gave towards ”marine conservation”. The star, who is also known as the Rock lost his friend in a horrific car crash and now he pays a tribute to him as he describes Walker as a dear friend and undersands the work he did with marine life. Johnson and Walker were co stars together in Fast & Furious.
Things to know about Walker, he had much involved in sharks and shark week in the years before his untimely death. Also before he became a star, during his college years he studied Marine biology. In a video posted on his Instagram account, Dwayne said:
”Paul Walker was not only an incredible actor, dear friend, loving and devoted father… but he was also a champion for shark and marine conversation, whose efforts inspired so many.”
The clip was filmed for ‘Shark Week’ on the Discovery Channel, and will serve as an introduction to one of Paul’s ”final missions”.
Writing alongside the clip, the late actor’s ‘Fast & Furious 7′ co-star said:
”[I] Was moved to shoot this very special intro to one of Paul Walker’s final missions for shark and marine conservation.
”#DiscoveryChannel #SharkWeek #ProtectingThatWhichILove #MissYouBrotherPaul.”
Dwayne has previously opened up about his friend – who died in a car crash in November 2013 – and revealed they bonded over talking about their children.
He has said:
”It was always the number one topic we would talk about.
”We would talk about silly guy things, his fast cars and my pickup trucks, or we would talk about the beautiful energy of Hawaii — but it always ultimately came back to family.
”And very specifically the beautiful and important bond between a father and his daughter, and how we both realised that over the years.”