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David Perna (1935–2004)

David Perna was born on August 5, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as David L. Perna. He is known for his work on The Blues Brothers (1980), Above the Law (1988) and Raw Deal (1986). He died on November 3, 2004 in Riverton, Illinois. See full bio »

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Known For

The Blues Brothers
Above the Law
Above the Law Stunts
Raw Deal
Raw Deal Stunts
Twins Stunts


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 1991 K-9000 (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 1990 Almost an Angel (stunts - as Dave Perna)
 1990 The Rookie (stunts)
 1990 Rockula (stunt player)
 1989 Her Alibi (stunts - as David L.Perna)
 1988 Twins (stunts - as David L. Perna)
 1988 Above the Law (stunts - as Dave Perna)
 1986 Raw Deal (utility stunts)
 1985 Warning Sign (stunts - as David L. Perna)
 1984 Grandview, U.S.A. (stunt driver)
 1980 The Blues Brothers (stunts)
 1979 Delta Fox (stuntman)
 1973 The Don Is Dead (stunts - uncredited)
 1969 Che! (stunts - uncredited)
 1968 The Name of the Game (TV Series) (stunt double - 1 episode)
- Fear of High Places (1968) ... (stunt double - uncredited)
 1968 A Man Called Gannon (stunts - uncredited)
 1967 Hour of the Gun (stunts - uncredited)
 1967 Star Trek (TV Series) (stunt double - 4 episodes)
- Mirror, Mirror (1967) ... (stunt double: Leonard Nimoy - uncredited)
- Amok Time (1967) ... (stunt double - uncredited) / (stunt double: Leonard Nimoy - uncredited)
- The City on the Edge of Forever (1967) ... (stunt double: DeForest Kelley - uncredited)
 1967 The St. Valentine's Day Massacre (stunts - uncredited)
 1965 Laredo (TV Series) (stunts)
 1965 Daniel Boone (TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode)
- The Prophet (1965) ... (stunts - uncredited)
 1962 Hell Is for Heroes (stunts - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

David L.Perna | Dave Perna | David L. Perna

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