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Bob Yerkes was born on February 11, 1932 in Los Angeles County, California, USA as Brayton Walter Yerkes. He is known for his work on Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983), Adaptation. (2002) and Back to the Future (1985). See full bio »
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Adaptation. Charles Darwin
Back to the Future
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 2011 Water for Elephants (stunts)
 2011 Hop (stunts)
 2010 The Back-up Plan (stunt double)
 2009 State of Play (stunts)
 2006 Poseidon (stunts)
 2006 Strong Medicine (TV Series) (stunt rigger - 1 episode)
- Dr. Thornton Hears a Who? (2006) ... (stunt rigger)
 2004 Along Came Polly (stunts)
 2003 Where the Red Fern Grows (stunt player)
 2002 Crazy as Hell (stunt player)
 2001 Megiddo: The Omega Code 2 (stunts)
 2000 Bedazzled (stunts)
 1999 Magnolia (stunts)
 1999 Hard Time: Hostage Hotel (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1999 The Omega Code (stunts - as Brayton W. Yerkes)
 1999 My Favorite Martian (stunts)
 1999 P.U.N.K.S. (stunts)
 1998 The Odd Couple II (stunts)
 1996 High School High (stunts)
 1995 Letter to My Killer (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1995 Virtual Combat (Video) (stunts)
 1995 Stuart Saves His Family (stunts)
 1994 Color of Night (stunts)
 1994 The Stand (TV Mini-Series) (stunts - 1 episode)
- The Dreams (1994) ... (stunts - uncredited)
 1994 The Silence of the Hams (stunts)
 1993 Robin Hood: Men in Tights (stunts)
 1993 The Sandlot (stunts)
 1993 At Home with the Webbers (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1992 Out on a Limb (stunts)
 1992 Mom and Dad Save the World (stunts)
 1992 Class Act (stunts)
 1991 Hook (stunts - as Brayton Yerkes)
 1991 House Party 2 (stunts)
 1991 The Guyver (stunts)
 1990 Twin Peaks (TV Series) (utility stunts - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.10 (1990) ... (utility stunts)
 1990 Pump Up the Volume (stunts)
 1990 Problem Child (circus stunt coordinator) / (stunts)
 1990 Back to the Future Part III (stunts)
 1989 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (stunts)
 1989 C.H.U.D. II: Bud the Chud (stunts)
 1989 Her Alibi (stunts)
 1988 Circus (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 1988 Big Top Pee-wee (stunts)
 1988 Short Circuit 2 (stunts)
 1988 Who Framed Roger Rabbit (stunts)
 1987 Nightflyers (stunt coordinator)
 1987 The Monster Squad (stunts)
 1987 Retribution (stunts)
 1986 Ratboy (stunts)
 1986 Ferris Bueller's Day Off (stunts)
 1986 Psycho III (stunt coordinator)
 1986 Assassin (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1986 Hollywood Vice Squad (stunts)
 1985 Rainy Day Friends (stunts)
 1985 Commando (stunts - as Brayton W. Yerkes)
 1985 Back to the Future (stunts)
 1985 Tuff Turf (stunts)
 1984 Ghostbusters (stunts - uncredited)
 1983 Psycho II (stunt coordinator - uncredited) / (stunts)
 1982 Forced Vengeance (stunts)
 1982 Poltergeist (stunts)
 1982 The Sword and the Sorcerer (stunts)
 1982 Mad Mission (tightrope stunts)
 1981 Going Ape! (stunts)
 1981 Underground Aces (stunt player)
 1980 Ultra Flesh (stunt coordinator)
 1979 1941 (stunts - uncredited)
 1979 Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (TV Series) (stunts)
 1979 H.O.T.S. (stunts)
 1976 The Amazing Dobermans (stunts)
 1976 Drum (stunts - uncredited)
 1975 Mitchell (stunts - uncredited)
 1975 Breakout (stunts - uncredited)
 1974 The Towering Inferno (stunts - uncredited)
 1974 Earthquake (stunts - uncredited)
 1974 Airport 1975 (stunts - uncredited)
 1970 Airport (stunts - uncredited)
 1956 Trapeze (stunts - uncredited)
 1954 The Silver Chalice (stunts - uncredited)
 1948 Julia Misbehaves (stunts - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Brayton 'Bob' Yerkes | Brayton W. Yerkes | Brayton Yerkes


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