Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
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Dar Robinson Biography (1948-)
Born 1948, in Los Angeles, CA; died while filming a stunt sixty- five miles north of Page, AZ, November 21, 1986.
Dar Robinson was a record-holding stuntman who once did a free fall from Toronto's nine-hundred-foot CN tower with a wire cable that stopped him only twohundred feet from the ground. He also accomplished a leap from atop the Houston Astrodome, and a two- hundred-eighty-six-foot jump from a helicopter. He was considered by many to be the world's best stuntman.
- Birth Details
- Los Angeles, California, United States
Credits; PRINCIPAL FILM APPEARANCES
- As stuntman and actor, Sharkey's Machine, Warner Brothers, 1981.
- Turk 182!, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1985.
- Stick, Universal, 1985. Robinson died while filming a stunt for the filmMillion Dollar Industry, upcoming.
Credits; PRINCIPAL TELEVISON APPEARANCES; SERIES
- That's Incredible, ABC.
- The Tonight Show, NBC.