Vic Parks (Victor Parks)

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Vic Parks met Lou Costello when both were in vaudeville. Vic was a tumbler and dancer in an act known as the "Keene Twins, Vic and LaMarr". He later became a close friend and confidante of Lou and served as his stunt double in all of his films and many of his tv shows betwenn 1951 and 1957. In Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyl and Mr. Hyde, Vic took Lou's part for about 90% of the movie in heavy monster makeup. He also doubled for Buddy Hcakett in "Wondeful World of the Brothers Grimm" as well as "Fireman Save my Child". Read more...