Stunt Performer/Stunt Supervisor/Stunt Coordinator


The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation Presents

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Highlights
Jeannie Epper on her style as a stuntwoman, and insurance coverage for her profession
00:44
Gene LeBell on preparations for stunt fistfights and fire stunts
06:55
Hal Needham on doing stunts "by the seat of his pants"
02:54
Leslie Hoffman on performing fire stunts
06:20
Jeannie Epper on accidents she's had as a stuntwoman
02:56
Leslie Hoffman on advice to aspiring stunt people
01:44
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Jeannie Epper

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Jeannie Epper on learning her way when she started as a stuntwoman
01:26
Jeannie Epper on the thrill of doing stunts
01:32
Jeannie Epper on what she learned about stunts from her father and challenges for women
03:19
Jeannie Epper on accidents she's had as a stuntwoman
02:56
Jeannie Epper on receiving the lifetime achievement award for stunt work (the Taurus World Stunt Award)
02:29
Jeannie Epper on the types of stunts she's performed- high falls and stunts she performed as Lynda Carter's stunt double on Wonder Woman
02:54
Jeannie Epper on stunt driving
02:08
Jeannie Epper on her favorite stunts to do
01:34
Jeannie Epper on how she gets jobs in stunt work now
00:48
Jeannie Epper on the challenges of securing stunt work
01:27
Jeannie Epper on being one of the founding members of the Stuntwoman's Association of Motion Pictures
03:36
Jeannie Epper on dealing with the risks and fears that come with being a stuntwoman; on being part of a stunt family
03:56
Jeannie Epper on how safety regulations have changed for stunt people over the years
05:55
Jeannie Epper on the lack of women stunt coordinators
01:15
Jeannie Epper on doing stunt coordinator work
01:39
Jeannie Epper on her style as a stuntwoman, and insurance coverage for her profession
00:44
Jeannie Epper on how CGI has affected stunt work
03:03
Jeannie Epper on advice to an aspiring stunt person
01:26

Leslie Hoffman

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Leslie Hoffman on training to be a stuntwoman
04:29
Leslie Hoffman on rehearsing stunts
02:01
Leslie Hoffman on dealing with life or death situations as a stunt person
03:18
Leslie Hoffman on doing pratfalls
03:38
Leslie Hoffman on doing staircase falls
02:38
Leslie Hoffman on performing fire stunts
06:20
Leslie Hoffman on the risks of a high jump stunt and precautions she takes
02:49
Leslie Hoffman on advice to aspiring stunt people
01:44

Gene LeBell

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Gene LeBell on early stuntwomen and men doubling for women
03:07
Gene LeBell on preparations for stunt fistfights and fire stunts
06:55
Gene LeBell on how he got into stunt work
02:06
Gene LeBell on the lack of early safety regulations for stunt people
01:40
Gene LeBell on his specialty in stunts and the background necessary for the profession
01:48
Gene LeBell on coordinating stunts
01:58
Gene LeBell on different types of stunts - high falls, stunt driving, pratfalls, stair falls and fistfights
13:36
Gene LeBell on stunts he won't do and stunts he'd like to do
04:29
Gene LeBell on essential qualities for a stuntperson
01:19
Gene LeBell on how he's credited a stuntperson
04:53

Hal Needham

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Hal Needham on doing stunts "by the seat of his pants"
02:54
Hal Needham on being a stunt coordinator
08:39
Hal Needham on advice to aspiring stuntmen and directors
12:16
Hal Needham on stunt men staying physically and mentally fit
01:16
Hal Needham on insurance coverage for stunt men
02:31