Stickman was essentially a long, segmented pole that had the ability to self-correct in midair, making adjustments to ensure the proper landing. And so that becomes the expectation our park guests have that our characters are doing all these things on screen — but when it comes to our attractions, what are our animatronic figures doing?
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Getty Images. Mike Adams Contributor. Read More. A mutual friend introduced the two men, and soon Harris was working as an extra and not long after that, doing stunts.
His first big break was a long roll down concrete steps in the movie "Dirty Harry. He didn't find Hollywood much more welcoming.
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In the beginning, white stuntmen had no interest in sharing secrets of the trade with black men or women, Harris said. And black stuntmen were barred from the training academies that taught skills that would keep them safe. So Harris and his colleagues taught themselves.
Eventually, political pressure and common sense curtailed the practice of painting down, but apparently didn't end it.
Nonie Robinson, whose grandfather, Ernie, was one of the first black stuntmen and an early BSA member, told NPR in that the problem hadn't so much gone away as it had gone underground. Their activities behind the scenes opened the doors for other people behind the scenes — regardless of what field you're in.
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Visitors to the National Museum of African American History and Culture will see some of the props the stuntmen used in their movies, along with photos of people like Jadie David, who did stunts for actress Pam Grier in Grier's "Blaxploitation" heyday. The stuntmen's contributions went beyond their physical skill, says Reece, the museum curator. What the pioneer stuntmen did, Reece says, "is kind of like another one of our exhibits: it's making a way out of no way.