Did Paul Newman ride the bicycle himself in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)? July 23, 2020October 6, 2011 by Pamela Landy Yes. There was no double when Paul Newman rode the bicycle himself in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969). Related Answers What were the real names of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid? Who is older, Paul Newman or Joanne Woodward? What was Paul Newman’s directorial debut? What did Paul Newman do for a living before becoming an actor? Who was the Cincinnati Kid? How much did composer Aaron Copland know about the historical subject of his ballet Billy the Kid (1938)?