This isn’t just a celebration of the James Bond movies but is also a huge thank you to those men and women who have put us on the edge of our seats and taken our breath away with exciting action sequence and breathtaking stunts. A journey through Film and Television action.
RAY AUSTIN – NORTH BY NORTHWEST VIA PINEWOOD AND HAWAII – BEHIND THE STUNTS
Ray Austin was for many a founding father of stunt work. Here in the UK he was one of those few who gave many of the stunt business legends a leg up at the start of their careers. He gave Rocky Taylor an opportunity at doubling Patrick MacNee on The Avengers and he never looked back.Ray's story is fascinating and this interview will give you an insight into his world, a magical world where if you dreamed big dreams you could have a big career.Enjoycheck out his website http://www.raymondaustin.comIf you've enjoyed this episode then why not follow us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook using the following linkhttps://linktr.ee/behindthestunts
Your host is Jon Auty who is a stunt historian, co-host of podcast The Stunt Pod and author of the book ‘Jump Rocky Jump’ about the life and times of legendary Film and Television stuntman Rocky Taylor and the soon to be released ‘STUNTS, BOND STUNTS’ the definitive guide to the stunts history of the James Bond Film Series.