The Meteoric Rise and Fall of Hollywood’s Go-to Hand Model

Steve Hershon got his start as an extra on shows like Star Trek and Happy Days, but made a name for himself as “the Hands of Hollywood” doing hand insert modeling for the TV hits of the seventies and eighties. In a poignant documentary portrait by Ryan Palmieri, the retired actor reminisces about the heyday of his career, and his rapid fall from grace.