stuntman in Black Panther dies at 41 – .

975 Taraja Ramsess was a stunt performer known for his work in such movies as “Black Panther” and “Avengers: Endgame.”  Taraja Ramsess’ legacy  Ramsess was a busy stunt performer from the mid-2010s on. He worked on several Marvel films and TV shows, beginning with “Black Panther.” In addition to doing stunts, he can also be… Continue reading stuntman in Black Panther dies at 41 – .

Olympian, movie stuntman dies, 91 – .

267 Dean Smith was a gold medal-winning Olympic sprinter and notable Hollywood stuntman. He doubled for stars like John Wayne, Roy Rogers, and Paul Newman in films like “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid” and “The Towering Inferno.” Dean Smith’s legacy Born in Breckenridge, Texas, Smith’s athleticism was at the center of almost every career… Continue reading Olympian, movie stuntman dies, 91 – .

stuntman and actor dies at 89 – .

168 Gary Kent, the inspiration for Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,” was an actor and stuntman in grindhouse and independent films.  Gary Kent’s legacy  Born in Walla Walla, Washington, Kent moved to Texas while serving in the U.S. Navy, where he handled publicity for the Blue Angels squadron. It was in Texas… Continue reading stuntman and actor dies at 89 – .

Actor and stuntman dies at 93

Ricou Browning was an actor, stuntman, screenwriter, and director who played the Gill-man in the classic horror film “Creature from the Black Lagoon.” Hollywood career Browning’s ability to hold his breath for four minutes helped him land iconic roles in underwater stunt work, especially as he wore the Gill-man’s suit in “Creature for the Black… Continue reading Actor and stuntman dies at 93