Oct 27, 2012

Al Wyatt

Al Wyatt (1917-1992) had a long career as a stuntman. He doubled tall actors including Jon Hall, George Montgomery, Gary Cooper, Clint Eastwood, James Coburn, and Rock Hudson.






Below: Stuntman extraordinaire Jock Mahoney as "The Range Rider" is leaping onto Al Wyatt.





Below: Al was Jeff Chandler's good friend and stunt double. In this scene from "The Jayhawkers" (1959), the four horsemen in front are (left to right) Al Wyatt, Chuck Bail, Jeff Chandler, and Fess Parker.





Below: Otto Preminger (left) as Mr. Freeze with his two henchmen, Al Wyatt (middle) and Chuck Bail (right), in the "Green Ice" episode of "Batman" (1966)