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Friday 15 December 2017

Go-to guys: celebrated hollywood consultants

Ron Jeremy The porn actor, who has starred in almost 1,300 films, is the man directors use to help portray the reality of the adult movie business. The 59-year-old Jeremy has consulted on a range of films from 9 And A Half Weeks to Boogie Nights -- a movie which he claimed portrayed the adult film industry "exactly as it really happens".

The porn actor, who has starred in almost 1,300 films, is the man directors use to help portray the reality of the adult movie business. The 59-year-old Jeremy has consulted on a range of films from 9 And A Half Weeks to Boogie Nights -- a movie which he claimed portrayed the adult film industry "exactly as it really happens".

Angelo Dundee

The legendary boxing trainer, who shaped the careers of Muhammad Ali and Sugar Ray Leonard, showed a long list of actors -- from Will Smith to Russell Crowe -- how to box. "I help actors look, act, and fight like the champions they are going to portray on screen," said Dundee, who died in February at 90. "It's easy as long as they listen."

Dale Dye

A Vietnam War veteran with close ties to Steven Spielberg, the former US Marine captain is Hollywood's top battlefield consultant. His credits include Platoon and Saving Private Ryan. He sends actors to boot camps where, he says: "I hurt 'em so hard and took 'em so far out of their comfort zone they became numb and confused."

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