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‘Willow’ Star Warwick Davis Took Inspiration from Mark Hamill’s ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Performance

The Hollywood Reporter 03 Dec 2022
Show additional share options. Show additional share options. Logo text ... Davis first joined the Lucasfilm family as Wicket, the courageous young Ewok in Star Wars ... The Last Jedi. Related Stories. Lifestyle Events of the Week ... A Star Wars Story? ... And Harrison, my son, he’s kind of the unsung hero of the series in the fact that he was my stunt double.

An Action Hero is refreshing blend of crime, comedy and satire

News India Times 02 Dec 2022
... he never has lived there before; the action hero who must be using doubles for the riskier stunts does incredible stunts all along (ending by saying that he has now become a true-blue real-life action hero!); a dreaded don has barely a few people around to look after his safety.

Fans react to ‘Indiana Jones And The Dial Of Destiny’ trailer

NME 02 Dec 2022
Indiana Jones 5 has been officially named Indiana Jones And The Dial Of Destiny in the film’s first trailer – check it out below ... Speaking in the trailer, Jones says ... Things I can’t explain ... I can't wait ... Too much CGI and it looks closer to an Uncharted cutscene than an Indiana Jones movie, while the stunt doubling is pretty obvious ... .

Happy Valley gets release date for third and final series as Sarah Lancashire show comes ...

Metro UK 02 Dec 2022
Sarah Lancashire is reprising her role as Catherine Cawood for one more series (Picture. Ben Blackall/BBC) ... The series will launch at 9pm on New Year’s Day on BBC One and iPlayer. In the synopsis, the Beeb teased ... More. BBC ... Sarah Lancashire’s stunt double has incredible resemblance to Happy Valley star as they film intense action scenes for series 3.

What do L.A.’s super-rich car owners do for a living? A viral TikToker’s quest to ...

The Los Angeles Times 02 Dec 2022
On a prime stretch of Rodeo Drive, flanked by Cartier and Bulgari, TikTok star Daniel Macdonald is doing what he does for a living ... That simple premise and the responses it has elicited — cannabis distributor, professional cuddler, stunt double, poker player, ladybug breeder, “nothing” — have made the 25-year-old a repeat viral sensation ... Column One.

Star-studded Korean action drama ‘Decibel’ unspools in local theaters

Manila Standard 01 Dec 2022
Do-Yeong, former navy commander (Kim Rae-Won) receives a phone call from an anonymous man ... Lee Jong-Suk plays the villain in the film ... With his action and intense scenes, Kim Rae-Won had no stunt doubles and did it all by himself, “I talked with the director and we agreed that action scenes including car chases would be performed by a stunt double ... .

Joe Pesci says he got “serious burns” to his head in “Home Alone”

Sandhills Express 01 Dec 2022
Watch Video. Macaulay Culkin is “Home Alone” again in new Google ad. “Home Alone 2 ... While stunt doubles were used for many scenes, Pesci said that some of the ones he did commit to were quite painful – namely, his head being set on fire ... “I was fortunate enough to have professional stuntmen do the real heavy stunts.” ... .

Two drivers charged after speeding more than 50 km/h over limit

CTV 01 Dec 2022
Two drivers have been charged with stunt driving after speeding down Windsor streets more than double the posted limit Thursday ... .

Joe Pesci Recalls the 'Serious' Injuries He Sustained Filming 'Home Alone 2'

The Post and Courier 30 Nov 2022
The actor performed some of his own stunts. Joe Pesci revealed that filming the 1992 film Home Alone 2 ... While the actor performed his own stunts for that specific scene, he did note that professional stunt doubles were brought in for the more intense stunts. "I was fortunate enough to have professional stuntmen do the real heavy stunts," he noted.

Joe Pesci suffered serious burns filming Home Alone sequel

Hibbing Daily Tribune 30 Nov 2022
The 79-year-old star reprised his role as criminal Harry in the 1992 sequel and while he had a body double for the "real heavy stunts", the actor still suffered various injuries as a result of the pranks played on his character, including having his hat set on fire by Macaulay Culkin's Kevin McCallister.

Harrison Ford and Jason Segel Feature in the Teaser for Apple TV+ comedy ‘Shrinking’

Moviefone 30 Nov 2022
That something is ‘Shrinking’, a new comedy drama series co-created by and starring Jason Segel and some newcomer called (checks notes)… Harrison Ford? ... (Though we suppose they could have employed one of his stunt/photo doubles used in the latest Indy outing). Here’s what we know story-wise so far, via the official synopsis ... So, there you have it ... .

'Willow' star Warwick Davis celebrates his underdog return in Disney+ series: 'Absolutely magic'

Shelby Star 30 Nov 2022
It took a lot of hard work." ... Warwick's return is a family affair – with his actress daughter Annabelle, 25, playing his screen daughter, Mims, and son Harrison, 19, serving as his stunt and photo double – adding another heartwarming layer to the original, an ultimate underdog tale that broke ground by being set around its 3-foot-6 star.

Inside story of how Outback Wrangler went from daredevil raids on crocodile nests to being ...

The Daily Mail 29 Nov 2022
His friend Chris 'Willow' Wilson died in the incident and pilot Sebastian Robinson was left with potentially life-changing spinal injuries ... FULL LIST OF CHARGES AGAINST WRIGHT ... Destroy evidence ... The daredevil stunt is every health and safety officer's worst nightmare, but there were double-safeguard protections built in to try to prevent accidents ... .

EastEnders star Charlie Brooks teases ‘high drama’ for Janine’s exit

Metro UK 28 Nov 2022
Janine’s exit looms (Picture. BBC) ... Previously, details of a dramatic car crash which sends Janine and Linda over a cliff and into the ocean emerged and now, we know of further scenes involving Mick and a stunt double. More ... Danny and his acting double have been seen thrashing about desperately in the sea after diving into the waves to save Linda ... ....

No. 11 Penn State looking to wrap season strong against MSU

The Bradford Era 26 Nov 2022
STATE COLLEGE, Pa ... WIN OR STAY HOME ... The Spartans are in a tough spot because in their final home game, they lost to Indiana in double overtime after leading by 17 points in the second half. It stunted the momentum they’d gained by bouncing back from a loss at Michigan, where Michigan State players were suspended for their role in a tunnel melee ... ....

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