Aug 28, 2013

John Casino

John Casino has worked as a stuntman since the late 1970's. He has doubled actors including Kurt Russell and Bruce Campbell.







John got his start working at the Universal Studios Wild West Stunt Show. This photo shows John performing a high fall (May, 1979)







Below: John played "Cowboy" in a movie called "Disco Godfather" (1979)







Below: John doubling Kurt Russell in "Backdraft" (1991)



Below: Here's Kurt Russell (left) and his stunt double, John Casino.




Below: John had an acting role in the "X- Files" episode, "Nothing Important Happened Today" (2001)







Below: John (left) doubling Bruce Campbell as Elvis in "Bubba Ho-Tep" (2003). On the right is stuntman Bob Ivy.




Below: John (left, in green jacket) played "Woof" in "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" (2013)