BEHIND THE SCENES – TV and CINEMA FILMS

October 27, 2009 Comments Off on BEHIND THE SCENES – TV and CINEMA FILMS

Edited letter, very slightly.

Edited letter, very slightly.

Survive the Savage Sea (1992)

TV Movie  –  120 min  –  Drama  –  6 January 1992 (USA)
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Director:

Kevin James Dobson

Writers:

Dougal Robertson (book), Fred Haines (teleplay),

A friend of Kathy Troutt was hired to swim underwater with a plywood shark fin on the surface.  The ‘shark’ was menacing Skippy in a boat.  The place was Palm Beach, Sydney (1969).   Ace underwater cameraman Ron Taylor designed and built the shark fin.

The place for this feature film starring Willem Dafoe (left) was Thailand.

Collage of movie trailers  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_X9KrXGAsWs

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AUSTRALIA’S TEEN MERMAID

October 21, 2009 Comments Off on AUSTRALIA’S TEEN MERMAID

 

KATHY TROUTT, (‘The Blue Lagoon’ body double )

October 18, 2009 Comments Off on KATHY TROUTT, (‘The Blue Lagoon’ body double )

Still running in 2013

Still running in 2013

Val with Christioher from The Blue Lagoon. TEN TV Sydney 13 July 2016

Kathy’s friend Val Taylor with Christopher from The Blue Lagoon. TEN TV studio  13 July 2016.  (Ron and Val Taylor did the underwater filming).

 BLUE LAGOON MOVIE TRAILER <Click

 

Kathy did nude stand-in scenes and especially all the diving for main teen actor, Brooke Shields.

stand-in model The Blue Lagoon

stand-in model The Blue Lagoon

Some film crew members later estimated that Kathy is in much of the finished movie!

KAT – FEATURE FILMS

October 18, 2009 Comments Off on KAT – FEATURE FILMS

The Blue Lagoon script had the boy star of the film riding a pair of dolphin as per this example. That plan was dropped when finding and then training dolphin in Fiji was not going to be practical.  Kathy Troutt was  ‘body double’ for the young actress who starred in the movie.  The Blue Lagoon link (below) is to You Tube (9 December 2013)

(above)  Age of Consent movie trailer

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Kathy is shown in centre – top row.

Others include Kay Overell, Valerie Taylor and Eva Cropp

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