Dennis talks to Hal Needham, legendary stuntman and film director. His new autobiography is Stuntman!: My Car-Crashing, Plane-Jumping, Bone-Breaking, Death-Defying Hollywood Life. His filmography. He worked with just about every major Hollywood star from the 60’s through the 80’s — John Wayne, Jimmy Stewart and others. His most noted for his close association with Burt Reynolds and their wildly successful Smokey and the Bandit movies.