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Chuck Hicks

Actor/stuntman

Born - 26 December 1927, Stockton, California, USA
Died - 4 May 2021

Tall, hefty, round-faced, thin-lipped, curly-haired American actor and stuntman, a former boxer and football player who turned to acting (and stunting) in his twenties. He did stunts in more than 100 films and had acting credits, mostly in aggressive minor roles, in nearly 200 more. Room here, then for only a few: She's Working Her Way Through College (1952), The Rose Bowl Story (1952), Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953), Casanova's Big Night (1953), River of No Return (1954), Rebel Without a Cause (1955), Battle Cry (1955), The Girl He Left Behind (1956), Designing Woman (1957), Gunfire at Indian Gap (1957), The Last Hurrah (1958), Up Periscope (1959), Ice Palace (1960), A Fever in the Blood (1961), Merrill's Marauders (1962), Hell is for Heroes (1962), PT 109 (1963), Robin and the 7 Hoods (1964), The Great Race (1965), Our Man Flint (1966), Point Blank (1967), Cool Hand Luke (1967), The Boston Strangler (1968), The Molly Maguires (1969), Dirty Harry (1971), Slaughter's Big Rip-Off (1973), The Streetfighter/Hard Times (1975), The Enforcer (1976), Every Which Way But Loose (1978), Bronco Billy (1980), Any Which Way You Can (1980), ...All the Marbles (1981), The Beastmaster (1982), Johnny Dangerously (1984), Programmed to Kill (1987), Dick Tracy (1990), Sweet Justice (1993), Screen Kill (1997), Room 666 (2001), Hood of Horror (2006) and Legion (2010), his last. He married fellow stuntperson Kaye Wade, who survives him.