DRIVE podcast: Stunt driver Dee Bryant on her rise from street racing to vehicular movie mayhem

Jan 31, 2024

Many people have special relationships with the cars they drive, but Hollywood stunt drivers take things to another level, entirely. Tasked with creating thrilling chases, crashes, and other moments of car-based chaos, these highly skilled professionals have to know how to push the vehicles they’re driving on camera to their limits…safely.

In this week’s episode of the DRIVE podcast, veteran stunt performer Dee Bryant stops by to chat with Ford CEO Jim Farley about her life behind the wheel. From her start as an amateur street racer to her work with some of the world’s heaviest construction equipment to her appearance in films like Captain America: Civil War and and TV shows like The Rookie, Bryant has made driving a central part of her life. Check out the episode to hear how she did so, her take on next-gen automotive technology, and more!

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