Take Every Wave: The Life of Laird Hamilton

Laird Hamilton reveals his life story in an autobiographical movie.

"Take Every Wave" is a documentary directed by Rory Kennedy, in which the big wave surfing pioneer unveils the secrets behind his professional career.

Hamilton is more than just a waterman. He is an American inventor, model, stunt man, producer, fitness and nutrition expert, TV host, husband, and father.

Laird lives with wife Gabrielle Reece and their daughters on the Hawaiian island of Kauai six months out of the year during the high surf season and during the offseason, in Malibu, California.