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Renowned assassin John Wick sets out for Rome to duel with some of the deadliest killers to fulfill a vow he made but he soon learns that there is a huge bounty on his head.

June 9, 2017

Updating this site has fallen by the wayside somewhat in one of the busiest years I've had in my career so far. It's always tricky for me to write updates working in an industry where I am limited in what I can say...

June 2, 2017

I attended Cannes this year with only one project in hand "Dead End" and although I can't talk about it right now, left with a deal or two in play for another film. Somewhere down the line I can talk about that but...

March 9, 2017

In January the team behind our Hong Kong short film Dead End traveled to Scotland and shot our first UK production together for one of Asia's largest clothing labels, Giordano. You can watch it on the link below....

Listen as fight coordinator James Young talks us through the apartment fight on Winter soldier. This action features Chris Evans and Sebastian Stan.

Like them or loathe them, the Marvel films feature some intense fight scenes and are well worth your time. This featurette gives great insight into Sebastian Stan’s character as he works to perfect the action.

April 1, 2015

Fight directors working with other fight directors? It’s a world gone mad! Well… not really. What I’m getting to here is competition for work and how the fear of losing work to another FD can create a resistance to...

November 4, 2014

Communication, commitment, honesty, reliability, ability.

As the fight director on a production you are responsible for the safe and dramatically interesting staging of theatrical violence. In order to achieve this g...

August 7, 2014

Working with Actors

Working with actors is the ultimate test for any fight director. If you cannot communicate your ideas, teach the rudiments of the action and allow the actors to ACT and do it all pretty darn quick...

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