Oct 28, 2014

Fred Brookfield

Fred Brookfield (1941-2014) was born in Canada. He moved to the United States in 1952 and worked as a stuntman for 27 years. Fred has worked on many films including "Blind Date" (1987), "The Enforcer" (1976), "Earthquake" (1974), "The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean" (1972), and "The Omega Man" (1971). Fred was a member of the Stuntmen's Association. 

Below: The Rustlers from "The Cowboys" (1972) starring John Wayne. On horseback (left to right): Tony Epper, Henry Wills, and Gary Epper.
Standing (left to right): Fred Brookfield, actor Bruce Dern, Kent Hays, Richard Farnsworth, and Wallace Brooks.
Kneeling (left to right): Glenn Randall, Jr., Tap Canutt, Joe Yrigoyen, and Chuck Courtney.

Below: Fred appeared in "The Promise" episode of "Emergency" (1973) as series star, Randolph Mantooth, comes to the rescue.

                                     In that episode, Fred performed this window crash.