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Vin Diesel Recalls Winning Best Duo Award With Paul Walker at MTV Movie & TV Awards

'We hope you're proud, and we love you so much,' Diesel said as he accepted the Generation award on behalf of the 'Fast & Furious' franchise.

Vin Diesel Recalls Winning Best Duo Award With Paul Walker at MTV Movie & TV Awards
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Vin Diesel and the rest of the Fast & Furious crew congregated at the 2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards on Sunday to accept the Generation award, and to remember their long lost friend, Paul Walker.

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While the franchise was honored for its impact on pop culture since the first film's release in 2001, Diesel also recalled the first MTV award he won alongside Walker: the Best On-Screen Duo award. The two won the award both in 2002 and 2014, after Walker's passing.

"Now 15 years later I'm with my whole family," Diesel said on stage next to co-stars Jordana Brewster, Michelle Rodriguez, and Tyrese Gibson, "and you're giving us the Generations award."

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Diesel thanked viewers for having "accepted the film's multicultural group," and spoke looked toward the sky as he addressed Walker directly:

"Giving love to my bro Pablo," he said. "Our bro Pablo. We hope you're proud. We love you so much."

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November 30 marked the 3-year anniversary of Walker's untimely passing.

RIP Paul Walker.

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