Stars react to death of Paul Walker

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TORONTO — The death of actor Paul Walker in a fiery car crash on Saturday has stunned his fans and fellow celebrities.

Walker’s Fast & Furious co-stars Tyrese Gibson, Vin Diesel and Ludacris shared their thoughts on social media.

“My heart is hurting so bad,” wrote Gibson. “No one can make me believe this is real Father God I pray that you send clarity over this cause I just don’t understand My heart hurts it’s broken no one can convince me that this is real…. Prayer warriors please pray real hard for his only child, his daughter and family…”

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Ludacris wrote: “Your humble spirit was felt from the start, wherever you blessed your presence you always left a mark, we were like brothers & our birthdays are only 1 day apart, now You will forever hold a place in all of our hearts.”

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Diesel tweeted:

Director James Wan, who is making Fast & Furious 7, tweeted his shock.

Dozens of stars — including Canadians like Kevin Zegers, Alexander Ludwig, Robbie Amell and Emmanuelle Chriqui — were quick to share their shock, grief and condolences on social media.

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Joshua Jackson, who starred with Walker in the made-in-Toronto The Skulls, tweeted:

Jessica Alba, Walker’s love interest in Into the Blue, posted her condolences:

Walker’s Varsity Blues co-star James Van Der Beek tweeted:

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Todd Lieberman, executive producer of Walker’s B.C.-shot Eight Below, described the star as “a truly fantastic guy” and shared his memory:

Here’s what some other stars shared:

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