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Randolph LeRoi - Stuntman/Actor extraordinaire
The Early Years
At a very young age, one could sense something special in Randolph or Randy as his friends called him; it just seemed to shine through. The eldest of three, he migrated from Haiti to Brooklyn at the tender age of six and quickly adapted to the New York way of life. He excelled in sports and martial arts, receiving high ranking in Tai Kwon Do. In school he achieved academic success, receiving many honors while becoming class president. As one former classmate puts it “Randy was the Go to Guy”. This charisma, coupled with his boyish good looks, prompted others to urge him to get involved in modeling. “I didn’t even consider modeling, until people kept asking me if I was a model” he recalls. Upon visiting a top notch Miami Beach modeling agency, he was promptly signed up. Numerous T.V. commercials, fashion shows and print ads ensued.
Finding His Way
While matriculating at the University of Miami, Randy found time to pledge Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity and was involved in many campus activities. KAY became known for their spectacular fashion shows and energetic Step Shows. His next move, to join the City of Miami’s elite firefighter squad, was undecidedly driven by his love for adventure. There he learned a novel skill, to rappel down the side of multi- story buildings. Every year the Department produced a well received calendar featuring twelve sexy firefighters. Randy was selected to be Mr. May, which dictated a whirlwind tour of fashion shows, talk shows and guest appearances. Next came a variety of roles in the local film and advertising industry that culminated in relocation to Los Angeles, California.
His next move, to join the City of Miami’s elite firefighter squad, was undecidedly driven by his love for adventure.  There he learned a novel skill, to rappel down the side of multi- story buildings.  Every year the Department produced a well received calendar featuring twelve sexy firefighters.  Randy was selected to be Mr. May, which dictated a whirlwind tour of fashion shows and guest appearances.  Next came a variety of roles in the local film and advertising industry that culminated in relocation to Los Angeles.
Lights, Camera, Action, and More Action
Embarking on the L.A. scene, he was now in the thick of things and chomping at the bit. An offer to work as a *stunt performer seemed tailor made, based on his physical abilities, fearless nature, past resume, and high level of fitness. The rest, as the cliché goes, is history. Thriving in a job that routinely required actions that most people would never be able to bring themselves to do, he was featured in Hollywood’s Greatest Stunts. When asked about the difficulty of his job he replies, “If it was easy, everybody would do it”, which seems to typify his “get it done” attitude. Randy is Will Smith’s close friend and personal stunt double since the two met on the set of the original Bad Boys in 1994. His repertoire includes blockbuster hits such as Bad Boys I & II, Independence Day, Men In Black I & II, Wild Wild West, Blade, Training Day, IRobot, The Pursuit of Happyness, I Am Legend and Seven Pounds, just to name a few. His career has led him to film in many exotic locations from Bangladesh to Vancouver, and he’s worked with big names which include Tiger Woods, Denzel Washington, Wesley Snipes, and P Diddy. He has performed in a broad spectrum of movies, short films, commercials and music videos many of which are listed at http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0503672
* A stunt is an unusual and difficult physical feat, or any act requiring a special skill, performed for artistic purposes in TV, theatre, or cinema. Stunts are a big part of most action movies
Future Plans
As a premier performer in the stunt/action industry, one would undoubtedly inquire what the future holds for this very eligible bachelor. Well, this seasoned Hollywood veteran has also done some directing, which leads industry insiders to conclude that his transition to second unit director (stunt coordinator), would be a very natural one. Furthermore, his colorful life and movie business experiences could provide excellent fodder for a movie script. We hear that one is in the works. In any event, if past is prologue, it seems that no matter the path he chooses to undertake, he will meet with unequivocal success.
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