Fast & Furious’ is a phenomenal media franchise consisting of a series of action films that are concerned with illegal street racing, heists, and family bonds. The film series is Universal’s biggest franchise to this day and the eighth highest-grossing film series in the history of Hollywood.
One of the notable stars of the ‘Fast and Furious’ franchise, Tyrese Gibson has recently opened up in an interview about the time when he and his best buddy Paul Walker, were sleeping with the same girl on the set of ‘Fast and Furious’. Let’s take a look at all the details the actor shared.
Who Are Tyrese Gibson And Paul Walker?
Tyrese Darnell Gibson is a prominent American actor and singer. He is best known for his songs – ‘Sweet Lady’ and ‘How You Gonna Act Like That’. Both these songs were massive hits and earned much-deserved recognition for Tyrese Gibson. He started his acting career with the film ‘Baby Boy’. His most notable character to this day is – Roman Pearce in the ‘Fast and Furious’ film franchise.
Paul William Walker was a distinguished face of the American film industry. He began his career as a child actor in the 1980s, gaining recognition in the 1990s. He has starred in numerous cinematic creations like ‘The Young and The Restless’, ‘She’s All That’, ‘Varsity Blues’, and ‘The Fast and The Furious’ franchise. To this day, he is best known for his role as Brian O’Conner in the ‘Fast and Furious’ franchise.
Paul Walker died in a car accident on November 30, 2013.
What Did Tyrese Gibson Say About Sleeping With The Same Woman As Paul Walker?
Tyrese Gibson and Paul Walker were co-stars in the film ‘2 Fast and 2 Furious’. In a recent interview with the Morning Hustle, Tyrese Gibson opened up about the time when he discovered that he and his late best friend Paul were sleeping with the same woman.
Gibson revealed the identity of the woman as Cindy Leon, who was a stunt double of actress Eva Mendez on the set of the film ‘2 Fast and 2 Furious’.
According to Gibson “She’s a beautiful girl, and me and Paul were sm***ing the same girl on the set… and didn’t even know it… And then we told each other. He was like ‘Yeah?’ I was like, ‘Yeah’…”
On being asked whether both the actors stopped seeing that same girl after having this information known, Gibson replied. “It gets worse. I don’t think we stopped”.
It is fair to say that this unintentional mishappening on the set led to such a strong friendship between Gibson and Walker which lasted for several years until Paul’s death.