Paul William Walker IV who is popular as Paul Walker was a famous American actor who is known for bringing the character of Brian O’Conner from Fast & Furious into life. Paul started acting in various movies in the 1980s but people started recognizing him after he worked in a television soap opera called The Young and the Restless.
He has worked in numerous movies and television shows including Fast & Furious movie series, She’s All That, Takers, Running Scared, Throb, Scott and Bailey, Spawn of Jaws: The Birth, and many others. He has won awards like MTV Movie Award, MTV Movie Award, Teen Choice Award, and others.
Actually, I don’t have to tell you guys about Paul as Many of you know about him more than I do so what we will do is we will get to know more about Paul’s sister Ashlie Walker in this article.
Who is Ashlie Walker?
As mentioned Ashlie is the sister of late actor Paul Walker and unlike her brother, she is not in the entertainment industry instead she is a registered nurse at Medcor according to her LinkedIn account. As per the reports, she is also the market partner of Monat.
Short Biography of Ashlie Walker
According to the information we got, Ashlie was born on June 15, 1976, in Glendale, California, United States, making her a Gemini. Her father Paul William Walker III was a former boxer and sewer or drain contractor and her mother Cheryl used to be a fashion model.
Ashlie has four siblings Paul Walker, Cody Walker, Caleb Walker, and Amie Walker. She has a mixed background of German, Irish, English, and Swiss. Even though she is related to one of the popular actors in Hollywood, not much is known about her. It is said that she went to Kennedy High School but we don’t know for sure if she really did go to Kennedy High School or not.
What Does Her Family Do?
They don’t have any family business but it seems that they all are busy and doing great in their respective fields. As we all know her late brother Paul was an American actor, her brother Caleb owns a restaurant, and her brother Cody is a medical expert and an actor who has also worked in various movies, but we don’t know about her half-sister Amie.
Like I said they don’t own a family business but all of them work hard for their late brother’s foundation or non-profit organization called Reach Out Worldwide which Paul founded in 2010 after he went to Haiti after the large-scale earthquake. In times of natural disasters, this organization provides assistance to those who are in need of help.
Her Brothers Cody and Caleb Filled the Role of Brian O’Conner
Many of you might not know that the Brian O’Conner we see in the Fast & Furious 7 is not only Paul Walker as Paul died in an accident in the middle of the shooting so Paul’s brothers Caleb and Cody filled his role so that they could finish the movie.
As Paul’s brothers shared a similar face, the production team put computer-generated imagery on Cody and Caleb’s faces so that they would look like Paul Walker and that’s how they finished shooting the seventh installment of the Fast & Furious saga.
“We learned about Paul, we gained a deeper understanding of his character. The way Paul was shared with a lot of people was strange.” Both of them told that they understood Paul in an exceptional way.
As for their sister Ashlie, she told that they are not actors but are temporary, she also added that Paul died halfway so they jumped in only to keep their brother’s legacy as many people wanted it done, and naturally, it was really hard for the family to cope up with Paul’s loss.
How Did Her Brother Die?
On November 13, 2013, Paul and his friend Roger Rodas went to a charity event organized by Paul and his foundation Reach Out Worldwide, after the event Paul and after that when they were in Roger 2005 Porsche Carrera GT supercar while Paul was in a passenger seat.
As per the reports, they were going at a speed of around 100 miles per hour and they went to crash in a tree on the road of Valencia, Santa Clarita, California, United States. It is reported that Paul was still alive after the accident but their car blast after 90 seconds which killed the 40 years old actor.
Ashlie Defended Her Brother Even After His Death
Sometime after Paul’s death, there were people who started saying that Paul and his friend were actually racing in the Santa Clarita road as the road is famous with street racers.
After the news came out, Ashlie defended her brother by saying the news is totally nonsense and is a lie. She furiously turned it down and also added that their family is already in pain by losing Paul and this careless and nonsense rumors and news is making it more painful.
According to police, there were eyewitnesses and they said that Paul and his friend were going on a high speed and they struck a pole and a tree before burning into flame.
Is Ashlie Married or Single?
Ashlie is a married woman, she was married to Jeffery Herod on Feb 4, 2010. As per the reports, her husband Jeffery is a La Canada High graduate. Ashlie also shares a son named Jericho with her husband.
Before marrying Jeffery, Ash was with another guy and she gave birth to three children when she was still with her ex. She has one daughter and two sons other than Jericho. Her daughter is Caitlin Ashlie who is a Youtuber and blogger. There is no information about her other sons and her ex-partner.
A few years after Paul’s death, his brothers Cody and Caleb produced a documentary movie called I am Paul Walker which was released on August 11, 2018.
The documentary is about Fast & Furious star which features footage video of Paul from his childhood to his dating life. The film also features interviews with Paul’s close friends and family members.
As the film features interviews with family members, Ashlie also talks about her late brother and said, “He loved to go fast. After I had reached the age of being able to hold on with both hands, I went for the ride of my life on the back of his big wheel.”