stunts Tag Archive

Don Shanks: The Man Behind the Muscles

Meet stuntman Don Shanks and hear what he has to say about his experiences in showbiz....

CGI in stunts and getting in shape! – Action with Don Shanks

Don shares some tips for getting ready to do stunts and when to say that you need a stunt adjustment as an actor or a stunt person....

Fire Stunts and Special Skills – Action with Don Shanks

Don shares how a fire stunt is done on set and talks about stage combat and special skills on your resume....

Dangerous Stunts on Set! – Action with Don Shanks

What to do when asked to do dangerous stunts, and more of your questions answered by Don Shanks....

Do you have to go to school for Stunts? – Action with Don Shanks

Don tells you what you need to know about the training available to aspiring stunt performers and shares his favorite stunt from when he played Michael Myers in Halloween V!...

How did they do that stunt? – Action with Don Shanks

Don shares with us how some amazing stunts are done and how to find jobs as a stuntman....

Do you have to be SAG to be a Stuntman? – Action with Don Shanks

Don answers some great reader questions about being apart of SAG to be a stuntman, if you have to know every trick in the book to be one and how amazing falls from buildings are...

What Exactly is a Stuntman? – Action with Don Shanks

Don Shanks, stunt performer and coordinator, answers your questions about the job!...