Arizona man soars in '50 Shades of Grey' movie

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An Arizona man plays a big role in the new "50 Shades of Grey" movie. The flying scene in the movie was made possible by Jason Stephens, one of the top aerobatic sailplane pilots in the world. By Mike Gertzman An Arizona man plays a big role in the new "50 Shades of Grey" movie. The flying scene in the movie was made possible by Jason Stephens, one of the top aerobatic sailplane pilots in the world. By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman

MARICOPA, Ariz. -- An Arizona man plays a big role in the new "50 Shades of Grey" movie.

The flying scene in the movie was made possible by one of the top aerobatic sailplane pilots in the world.

Jason Stephens is a five-time national champion who instructs and flies out of Estrella Sailport Airport in Maricopa.

Stephens did most of the flying for the movie in the Canadian province of British Columbia.

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