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  • Issue 34

Riley Harper

The California stuntman on feeling the fear, and doing it anyway.
Words by Bella Gladman. Photograph by Trevor King.

At 30 years old, Riley Harper has already accrued almost a quarter century of experience as a stuntman. It was the family trade, and his dad got him his first job on set (falling down some stairs) when he was six. Since then, he’s spent the majority of his working life crashing cars, being set on fire and taking punches on behalf of Hollywood’s most recognizable faces. He talks to Bella Gladman about the serious work behind being a professional


This story is from Kinfolk Issue Thirty-Four

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