THE FEAR FACTOR FILE
STUNT: ROTISSERIE CHICKEN IN A BASKET
LOCATION: SABLE RANCH
DESCRIPTION: A couple is attached to an upright rotisserie, which will spin them head over heels through a tank of animal lard. They must retrieve several chickens off the bottom of the tank and toss them out of the tank. The couple that tosses the most chickens will win a prize.
PRODUCTION STUNT DIAGRAM
- The tank used for the stunt contained over 1400 gallons of fat.
- The rotisserie spun at a rate of 16 rotations per minute.
- Over forty frozen chickens placed on the bottom of the tank.
BEHIND THE SCENES PRODUCTION PHOTOS
Gross Stunts PA Dave McQueen uses a little foot power to mix up the animal fat.
Gross Stunts PA Jonathan Hamerhan is strapped in and ready for a stunt test.
The chickens go flying during the stunt test.