Vin Diesel Says That 'The Last Witch Hunter' Role Helped Him To Cope Up With Paul Walker's Death

Vin Diesel Says That 'The Last Witch Hunter' Role Helped Him To Cope Up With Paul Walker's Death
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To overcome a loss as big as losing one of your dearest friends is not at all easy to go through. The macho man Vin Diesel too was not immune to the sadness that came after the tragic loss of Paul Walker. A person has to try various ways to deviate his mind in the process of overcoming such a big loss. Vin Diesel found one when he was preparing for his role in the movie "The Last Witch Hunter".

Vin Diesel with Fast & Furious co-star Paul Walker

 Vin Diesel with Fast & Furious co-star Paul Walker

In late 2013, the whole world was broken when Paul Walker met with an accident. Paul Walker died after the Porsche which he was driving crashed and burned during a holiday break in the filming of Fast & Furious 7.

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Tribute to Paul Walker

Tribute to Paul Walker
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It was not at all easy for Vin Diesel to deal with best friend Paul Walker's death. The Fast & Furious production was halted, but the whole team and Diesel decided to resume the work after seven months to give an honor to Walker.

Therapeutic role

Therapeutic role
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Vin Diesel plays a role of an immortal in The Last Witch Hunter.

Diesel revised Walker's Vision

Diesel revised Walker's Vision
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"Death was a huge theme last year", Diesel told the Associated Press. He also told Press about Walker's vision on the lifetime of the car-racing franchise. "Paul said, 'You know [Furious] 7 could bomb and [Furious] 8 is still guaranteed.' When somebody who is like your brother makes a promise, you feel inclined to want to honor that," Diesel shared.