At a premiere of the highly anticipated “Furious 7” here, Actor Vin Diesel got emotional while talking his late companion and co-star Paul Walker.
Walker died in a car crash at 40 years old in 2013.
Diesel said the action film is a “labor of love, and in a few ways hardest picture I’ve ever needed to do, in light of the fact that the connections that you see on film are so real”.
“When the tragedy happened, I lost my closest companion. I lost my brother,” Diesel included. At that stage, the activity star delayed as he was overcome by feeling, however was consoled by the audience.
One fan was seen supporting diesel as he Shouted : “You’ve got family here, Vin.” Calling the film a tribute to Walker, Diesel said: “We really made this for you.”
Diesel expressed regret that Walker – whom he nicknamed Pablo – would never become acquainted with the completed production of “Furious 7”. “We all went well beyond to make Pablo proud, however man, I wish he could see what we have made and exactly how far we have come.” he said