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Dan Buckley - Dan Buckley
December 1, 2015
Production Assistant, Still Photographer, Stunt Coordinator/Double. Experienced in reality TV, film, music videos, commercials, and live performances. History, Discovery, CMT, NBC, MTV, TruTV, TLC, Sony Pictures.
Sweet Productions, LLC - Thom Allport
January 11, 2016
Thom is a stunt professional with over 15 years of experience in the stunt industry. He started in 1994, and spent 9 years as a contracted stuntman and acrobat with Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL. For the last 6 years he has been an active SAG-AFTRA member in the Ohio/Pittsburgh local, and has worked on numerous projects in the region.
He has a background in acrobatics and experience with many other disciplines including fights, falls, weapons, fire, rigging, rams, and ratchets. In addition, Thom owns and rents professional stunt equipment including rehearsal mats, rigging gear, and professional pads.
Richard Fike - Richard Fike
December 1, 2015
Richard Fike is a veteran stunt professional with over 26 action years in feature film, television and live shows.
He is the Director of Stunt Predators USA & SFX providing Stunt Coordination, Stunt Performers, Stunt Rigging, Equipment and Special Effect Pyrotechnics to independent and major studio projects.
Known for his priority on safety for the cast and crew and unblemished safety record, his many years of experience will provide you with the “action” options that you need in order to capture the shot you want within your budget.
From high speed car chases and crashes, to fight scenes, high falls, fire burns, horse stunts and weapons, his team will “sell” the shot for the Director.
Stunt Predators USA & SFX offers training in action martial arts, safety and rigging, to include consulting in police and military procedures.
You will see Stunt Predators USA & SFX personnel in projects such as “Captain American 2 – The Winter Soldier, The Avengers, Alex Cross, Seven Below, Fun Size, Kings of Summer, Warrior and Unstoppable” to name a few.
Holds State and Federal ATFE explosive license and certifications required for on-set pyrotechnics.
Featured in Columbus Magazine, Cleveland Magazine, Plain Dealer, and SAG Magazine.
Richard Fike is an ATF Licensed Explosives and Pyrotechnics professional offering each production exciting and safe explosive action, fire and weapons handling.
Again, as with stunts, Richard is known for his priority on safety for the cast and crew and unblemished safety record.
His many years of experience will provide you with the “action” options you need to capture the shot you want within your budget.
Member: Screen Actors Guild and Stunt Players Directory, LA.
Bardha Stunts Inc. - Ele Bardha
January 5, 2017
Over the course of three decades, Ele Bardha has established himself as one of the most sought after stunt coordinators and action specialists in the business. Since starting his career as a professional stunt driver and actor, he has amassed over 150 feature film, television, and commercial credits.
Bardha Stunts has been hired to stunt coordinate and safety coordinate films and television shows for MGM, SONY, Paramount Pictures, Lionsgate, MARVEL, Warner Brothers, FOX, HBO, NBC and Universal Pictures with a perfect safety record!
Bardha Stunts also specializes in production liability avoidance, and goes to great lengths to best guarantee the protection and safety for every cast and crew member on every production he coordinates.
Ele’s company Bardha Stunts Inc. has supplied stunt coordinating, stunt performing services and top level stunt rigging for everything from ultra low budget films to some of the largest productions in the business.
Bardha recently Stunt Coordinated Kathryn Bigelow’s DETROIT RIOT PROJECT, the indie horror sensation IT FOLLOWS, the 2016 breakout film DON’T BREATHE (Screen Gems) and the phenomenally successful film DEADPOOL (Twentieth Century Fox) as well as the hit television series’ 12 MONKEYS (Syfy) and LOW WINTER SUN (AMC). Ele has also performed stunts for “XXX” Return of Xander Cage (Paramount Pictures), TRANSFORMERS 4 and 5 (Paramount Pictures), and OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL (Walt Disney Pictures) to name a few.
Bardha has also worked as a stunt double for many of Hollywood’s A list actors including John Travolta, Nick Cage and Gerard Butler. He has acted alongside Oscar winner Hilary Swank in CONVICTION, Cuba Gooding Jr. in GIFTED HANDS, and Ben Affleck in BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN.
Whether it’s Stunt Coordinating, 2nd Unit Directing, Stunt Rigging or Stunt Liability Assessments, Bardha Stunts has all of your action needs covered.