Shot the famous slow-motion footage of stuntman Evel Knievel
crashing during a 1968 stunt in Las Vegas. This footage has appeared in many documentaries, and was featured in a pain-reliever commercial Knievel made in the 1980s. Evans ended up filming the ill-fated stunt because her husband at the time, John Derek
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Linda Evanstad | Linda Evenstad | Linda Everstad
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on her on- and off-screen chemistry with John Forsythe
, who played Blake Carrington]: Well, he gave me my first speaking part ever when I was 15,
, and I had a crush on him! I played his niece's friend, and he wrote on the script, 'You are going to be somebody someday'. And I brought that on the set of
Her singing vocals in
Beach Blanket Bingo
was dubbed by Jackie Ward
(known at the time as Robin Ward), who was one of the most popular studio singers of the 1960s-1970s.