Obit-Needham

October 26, 2013 - 8:34 AM
FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2012 file photo, Hal Needham arrives at the 4th Annual Governors Awards at Hollywood and Highland Center's Ray Dolby Ballroom in Los Angeles. Needham, a top Hollywood stuntman who turned to directing rousing action films including "Smokey and the Bandit" and "The Cannonball Run," died Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, his business managers told the Los Angeles Times. He was 82. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)