Nov 25, 2014

Allen Pinson

 Allen Pinson (1916-2006) was a fencing expert and was one of Clayton Moore's stunt doubles on "The Lone Ranger" TV series. Allen's credits include "The Three Musketeers" (1948), "Singin' in the Rain" (1952), "From Here to Eternity" (1953), "Around the World in Eighty Days" (1956), "The Wrecking Crew" (1968), "The Poseidon Adventure" (1973), and "Live and Let Die" (1973). Allen's television credits include "Mission: Impossible" and "Star Trek." Allen was a member of the Stuntmen's Association.

Below: Allen (in sunglasses) was Robert Culp's stunt double on the TV series, "I Spy" (1965-1968). This is from the episode, "Tag, You're It" (1968).

Below: Allen (right) in the "I Spy" episode, "This Guy Smith" (1968). On the left is series star, Robert Culp.

Allen gets a kick in the face from Clint Eastwood in "Coogan's Bluff" (1968).

Below: Allen (left) in "Mr. Majestyk" (1974) starring Charles Bronson. On the right is actor Paul Koslo.

Below: Also from "Mr. Majestyk," Allen doubling Al Lettieri.