But Hal Needham's main claim to fame was as Hollywood's highest paid stuntman. And to be #1 he had to break the land speed record, and 56 bones... Fortunately not all at the same time.
Read all about it in "Stuntman!: My Car-Crashing, Plane-Jumping, Bone-Breaking, Death-Defying Hollywood Life."
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Audio Embed: WBUR & NPR's Only A Game 2/12/11,
Host: Bill Littlefield. Read an excerpt.
British comedian Marty Feldman's version