John Wayne and stunt double Chuck Roberson. In 1949, working as a bit player on John Wayne’s “Fighting Kentuckian”, Chuck had a chance to double for Wayne, already the biggest star on the Republic lot. A tricky mount Chuck performed so impressed Duke that Chuck became Wayne’s double for the next 30 years, traveling all over the world with the star and becoming one of his closest friends.
Tyrone Power (1914-1958)... was an American film and stage actor. From 1930s to the 1950s Power appeared in dozens of films, often in swashbuckler roles or romantic leads. His better-known films include The Mark of Zorro, Blood and Sand, The Black Swan, Prince of Foxes, The Black Rose, and Captain from Castile.