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Shawn Howell is known for his work on Die Hard: With a Vengeance (1995), Dances with Wolves (1990) and The Postman (1997). See full bio »
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 2004 Deadwood (TV Series) (stunts - 2 episodes)
- The Trial of Jack McCall (2004) ... (stunts)
- Deadwood (2004) ... (stunts)
 2003 The District (TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode)
- Rage (2003) ... (stunts - uncredited)
 2001 3000 Miles to Graceland (stunts)
 1999 The Bachelor (stunts)
 1999/I Ride with the Devil (stunt player)
 1999 Wild Wild West (stunts)
 1999 Atomic Train (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 1999 Purgatory (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1998 The Hi-Lo Country (stunt coordinator)
 1998 Mr. Murder (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 1998 The Day Lincoln Was Shot (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 1998 Desperate Measures (stunts)
 1997 Flash (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 1997 The Postman (stunt double) / (stunts)
 1997 Rough Riders (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1997 Bean (stunts)
 1997 The Inheritance (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1997 Last Stand at Saber River (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1997 In the Line of Duty: Blaze of Glory (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 1996 The Cherokee Kid (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1996 The Rich Man's Wife (stunts)
 1996 Ruby Jean and Joe (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1996 Escape from L.A. (stunts)
 1996 Chain Reaction (stunts)
 1996 Crazy Horse (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1996 The Phantom (stunts)
 1995 Wild Bill (stunts)
 1995 Steal Big Steal Little (stunts)
 1995 Die Hard: With a Vengeance (stunts)
 1994 The Haunting of Seacliff Inn (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1994 Wyatt Earp (stunts)
 1994 Bad Girls (stunts)
 1993 The Ballad of Little Jo (stunts)
 1990 Dances with Wolves (stuntman)
 1982 The Entity (stunts)
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Alternate Names:

Shawn D. Howell

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One of the best team ropers in the business. His specialty is heeling. World Champion International Rodeo Association Heeler. Competed in the National Finals Rodeo.

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