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Norman Howell (born July 19, 1957; age 63) is an American stuntman and actor who had several roles on 24 during Seasons 4, 6, and 7. He also had a role in the short 24: Solitary.

Biography and career Edit

Norman Howell is an American stuntman and actor. He started his career when he was 14 years old, and his rodeo career landed him an acting part in the 1971 film The Cowboys, with John Wayne.

Through his career, Howell has served as stunt double to actors like John Travolta, Richard Chamberlain, Peter O'Toole, Bruce Willis, Mark Harmon, Kevin Costner, and Dirk Benedict. He also doubled for Roger Moore in the James Bond film Octopussy.

In 1990, Howell served as stunt coordinator for the film Dances with Wolves. He continued to work with director Kevin Costner in films like Open Range, The Bodyguard, and Mr. Brooks.

In 2013, Howell was the stunt coordinator for two episodes of Touch, starring Kiefer Sutherland.

Role on 24 Edit

Since 2005, Howell has appeared in 24 in different stunt and background roles:

  • In Day 4: 7:00am-8:00am, he played Brody's bodyguard on the train, who eyed up a suspicious passenger. When the scene was filmed, there was an extra part where Norman's character is shot and killed by Dar, but it didn't make it to the final episode.
  • In Day 6: 8:00am-9:00am, he played a motorist who was about to get into his white truck when Jack Bauer pulled him to the pavement and stole his car.
  • In Day 7: 2:00am-3:00am, he played an FBI driver driving past the building on 1297 Rincon. He quickly swerved his vehicle and screeched to a halt when the building exploded. Later in the episode, he played another FBI agent who wounded in the explosion by Robert Galvez and was dragged out of the building by Agent Park.

Gallery of roles Edit

24 creditsEdit

Brody's guard

Assaulted motorist

White House staffer

Secret Service agent

FBI agent

Prison guard

24-related appearances Edit

Selected filmography Edit

  • The Highwaymen (2019)
  • Furious 7 (2015)
  • The Lone Ranger (2013)
  • Rush Hour 3 (2007)
  • Sin City (2005)
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
  • xXx (2002)
  • Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000)
  • Gattaca (1997)
  • Waterworld (1995)
  • Under Siege (1992)
  • Die Hard (1988)
  • Footloose (1984)
  • Octopussy (1983)

Television appearances

  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013-2019)
  • CSI: Cyber (2015)
  • CSI: NY (2004-2013)
  • Law & Order: LA (2010)
  • Jericho (2006-2008)
  • Wanted (2005)
  • CSI: Miami (2002-2003)
  • Charlie Grace (1995)
  • Paradise (1988)
  • The A-Team (1983-1985)

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