Allan Wyatt

Stunt coordinator, Stunt double, Stuntman
Veteran stuntman, stunt coordinator and second unit director whose Hollywood career spanned four decades. Wyatt started out as a stunt double for Jon Hall in "The Last of the Redmen" (a 1946 adaptation of James Fenimore ... Read more »
Born: 05/06/1917

Filmography

Physical Effects (3)

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial 1982 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Fast Times At Ridgemont High 1982 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Fighting Mad 1976 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Biography

Veteran stuntman, stunt coordinator and second unit director whose Hollywood career spanned four decades. Wyatt started out as a stunt double for Jon Hall in "The Last of the Redmen" (a 1946 adaptation of James Fenimore Cooper's "The Last of the Mohicans") and went on to stand in for such performers as Randolph Scott, Joel McCrea, Errol Flynn, Buddy Ebsen and George Montgomery.

As a stunt coordinator, Wyatt worked primarily on Western and action movies such as Blake Edwards' "The Wild Rovers" (1971), "Dirty Mary Crazy Larry" (1974), "Duel at Diablo" (1966), "Valdez is Coming" (1971), "The Long Ride Home/A Time for Killing" (1967) and "Heaven With a Gun" (1969). His TV credits include "The Streets of San Francisco", "Barnaby Jones" and "The Quest". Wyatt's last feature credits include Amy Heckerling's "Fast Times at Ridgemont High" (1982) and Steven Spielberg's "E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial" (1982). His son, Allan Jr., is also a stunt coordinator.

Relationships

Gail Wyatt

Daughter
survived him

Allan Wyatt

Son
survived him

Milestones

1947

Started his career doubling for Jon Hall in "The Last of the Redmen"

Bonus Trivia

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Wyatt is a lifetime member of the Stuntmen's Association of Motion Pictures.

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