Hal Needham

Born in March 6th, 1931

From Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Hal Needham Biography

Hal Brett Needham (March 6, 1931 – October 25, 2013) was an American stuntman, film director, actor and writer. He is best known for his frequent collaborations with actor Burt Reynolds, usually in films involving fast cars, such as Smokey and the Bandit (1977), Hooper (1978), The Cannonball Run (1981) and Stroker Ace (1983). In his later years, Needham moved out of stunt work, and focused his energy on the World land speed record project.

In 2001, Needham received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Taurus World Stunt Awards, and in 2012, he was awarded a Governors Award by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Description above from the Wikipedia article Hal Needham, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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Hal Needham Filmography

The Sunchaser Poster
September 27, 1996
Rad Poster
March 21, 1986
Cannonball Run II Poster
June 29, 1984
Stroker Ace Poster
July 1, 1983
Megaforce Poster
June 25, 1982
The Cannonball Run Poster
June 19, 1981
Smokey and the Bandit II Poster
August 15, 1980