Colt Seaver is a combination bounty hunter and stuntman. He drives a big GMC truck with a eagle painted on its hood. He chases after bad guys and returns them to the Los Angeles area. He has two companions, Howie and Jodie. These two companions usually follow Colt in his adventures and sometimes they are on their own. Written by
CJ Lagos <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
The theme song, "The Unknown Stuntman", became a minor hit in the early 1980s. It was credited to Lee Majors
in the pilot, but was credited to Majors' character Colt Seavers in subsequent episodes. The lyrics include the line, "I've been seen with Farrah", a reference to Majors' ex-wife, Farrah Fawcett
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[opening segment of the series after the credits
This is the story of one of America's great unsung heroes. I mean you've seen him, but you never knew who he was. You've cheered for him and cried for him and women have wanted to die for him. But did he ever get any credit, or the girl? No! He's what we call the "Stuntman", and the reason I'm talking so fondly about him is, well because it's me, Colt Seavers. Anyway, picture work isn't wall-to-wall employment, so maybe you wonder how ...
The Ballad of the Unknown Stuntman
Sung by Lee Majors
Written by Glen A. Larson
, Gail Jensen and David Somerville See more