Meadow Rain Walker is not a typical celebrity but she has become a famous individual in the showbiz, as well as among fans of The Fast and the Furious franchise. She is the daughter of the late American actor, Paul Walker, who is best known for his portrayal of Brian O’Conner in the car racing franchise and his former girlfriend Rebecca McBrain. Although she was only 15 at the time of her father’s death, Meadow has continued to grow into a fine woman, keeping the memories of her father alive.
Meadow Rain Walker’s Biography
It was on November 4, 1998, that Meadow Rain Walker was born in Northern California, California, in the United States, to her actor father, Paul Walker and his girlfriend at the time, Rebecca Soteros who has always stayed away from the media as she prefers her life to be private.
The relationship between her parents later ended in a breakup not too long after her birth and her mother who worked as a teacher moved to Hawaii which is where she brought up Meadow. She attended a local school in Hawaii and got to maintain a relationship with her father even though she was not with him.
By the time she was 13, she moved back to California where she started living with her father. Unfortunately, she did not stay for a long time with him before his demise less than 2 years after she moved. On the day of the car crash that killed him, both Paul and Meadow were invited to the event that he was on his way to attend before the accident, but she had other plans.
Meadow Rain Walker’s Family
Since the death of her father, Meadow has enjoyed the support of her family. Because of her mother’s love for alcohol, her grandmother, Cheryl Ann, filed to be the sole guardian of Meadow who was still a minor when her father died. Cheryl cited the previous DUI cases of Rebecca Soteros as the reason why she wanted custody of her granddaughter to the dismay of both Meadow and her mother.
The suit was finally settled out of court when Soteros agreed to get professional help for her problem after which she could have full custody of her daughter. Other members of the family are her paternal grandfather, Paul William Walker III and her uncles Cody and Caleb Walker.
Other Facts About Meadow Rain Walker – Paul Walker’s Daughter
1. She sued Porsche for the death of her father
Almost two years after the death of Paul, Rain dragged Porsche to court, insisting that the giant car manufacturer did not install enough security features in the car which could have prevented the unfortunate death of her father. The actor died on the scene of the crash after his car lost control and caught fire.
Based on court documents, Meadow stated that the model, Carrera GT, had a history of control issues, among other things which led to the crash. In October 2017, the case was finally settled, although details of the settlement were kept away from the media.
2. She also sued Roger Rodas who was driving the car
Although Paul Walker is the most talked about in relation to the accident, he was in the car with his friend Roger Rodas who drove the car on that fateful day. His estate would later take some responsibility for the crash and settle Meadow more than $10 million which according to her lawyers is only a small fraction of what the talented actor would have made had his life not been cut short.
3. Paul Walker Foundation
Before his death, the Fast and Furious actor had been involved in a number of charities, as well as care for animals. To keep his legacy, Meadow Rain Walker began a foundation in his name in order to keep doing good to people.
4. Height and weight
Needless to say, Meadow is a very beautiful young woman who also has a good body. That said, he has a height of 5 feet 3 inches and a body that weighs 51kg.
5. Net Worth
The exact net worth of Meadow Rain Walker is not known, but it is known that she is a very wealthy woman. She inherited the estate of her father which is valued at over $25 million. More so, she also got $10.1 million settlement for the death of her father from the estate of Rodgers. Details of her settlement with Porsche is unknown.
Also, as a social media influencer with over 1.5 million followers on Instagram, Walker could also be cashing in on her fame.