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Louie Elias

Actor/stuntman

Born - 21 November 1933, Los Angeles, California, USA
Died - 13 December 2017

Fair-haired, flush-faced American stuntman and small-part actor, the brother of the better-known James Stacy, who died last year. In films from his early twenties, and nicknamed Action Louie, he could be glimpsed in dozens of movies, including The Proud and Profane (1956), The Enemy Below (1957), War of the Colossal Beast (1958), Spartacus (1960), The Outsider (1961), Kid Galahad (1962, inevitably as a boxer), Palm Springs Weekend (1963), The Incredible Mr Limpet (1964), Tickle Me (1965), Batman (1966), Ice Station Zebra (1968), Stiletto (1969), Support Your Local Gunfighter (1971), Boxcar Bertha (1972), Westworld (1973), Hangup (1974), Posse (1975), The Next Man (1976), Flight to Holocaust (1977), The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again (1979), The Bear (1984), Street Justice (1987), B.O.R.N. (1988), High Finance Woman (1990), and K9 (1991), his last. A sometimes stormy marriage to ex-beauty queen Carol Lilly eventually endured for more than 60 years.