Congratulations to SU Members Jack Gill, Henry Kingi Sr., Jalil Jay Lynch, Jimmy Roberts, and stuntman Denny Pierce for being awarded the 2019 World Taurus Stunt Award for Best Work With a Vehicle for the film Venom. Special thanks to 2nd Unit Director Spiro Razatos, 2nd Unit Stunt Coordinator Andy Gill (SU) and 1st Unit Stunt Coordinator Chris O’Hara (SU)
Glenn Wilder, Co-founder of Stunts Unlimited with Frank Orsatti, one of the original members of Stunts Unlimited
When Frank Orsatti’s nephew, Paul La Grassa contacted the office and asked why Frank Orsatti wasn’t an honorary member, we said, “Good question!”
Lupita Nyong in Us, 2019. COURTESY OF UNIVERSAL STUDIOS.
Marvel Studios’ BLACK PANTHER..Center: M’Baku (Winston Duke)..Ph: Film Frame..©Marvel Studios 2018 CREDIT: COURTESY OF MARVEL
SU Members Melissa Stubbs and John Stoneham Jr. discuss why stunt coordinators deserve to be recognized with an Oscar by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Check out this in-depth interview with Jack Gill about that amazing motorcycle chase in Venom!
Jack Gill has been campaigning for a stunt-category Oscar for decades, one that surely would highlight blockbuster films that audiences care about. Too bad the Academy keeps ignoring his pleas.