RIP Stuntman “Big” John McLaughlin

RIP Stuntman “Big” John McLaughlin

April 23, 2020 2 By 007 Travelers

We are saddened to hear that stuntman “Big” John McLaughlin has passed away. He was born on 27 January 1927 and died on 20 April 2020.

In “Thunderball” (1965) he was credited as “Underwater sequences stunt double: Largo – uncredited”

He also worked e.g. on “Goldfinger” (1964), “The Spy Who Loved Me” (1977) and “Never Say Never Again” (1983).

May you be comforted by the outpouring of love surrounding you.

Sean Connery (left) and stuntman John McLaughlin when working on “Never Say Never Again” (1983)