Hal Needham

Mar 6, 1931

Bio: Following Korean War service as a paratrooper, Hal Needham drifted into movies as a bit player. His remarkable physical dexterity and willingness to "take it" enabled him to rise up the professional ladder from stuntman to stunt coordinator to 2nd unit director. A longtime chum of Burt Reynolds (himself an ex-stuntman), Needham was given his first chance to direct… More


Hal Needham Videos

The Cannonball Run
3 minutes 16 seconds
1 minutes 24 seconds
Smokey And The Bandit 2
2 minutes 27 seconds
Cannonball Run 2
1 minutes 25 seconds

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