Emmy winner Eddie Perez talks being a Stunt Coordinator, 2nd Unit Director, and the difficulties of working on location
2X Emmy winner Eddie Perez talks being a Stunt Coordinator, 2nd Unit Director, and the difficulties of working on location while maintaining a work / life balance.
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Eddie Perez Director and Emmy award winning Stunt Coordinator for Shameless: also known for Deadpool, 22 Jump Street, Bright, & Captain America Winter Solider, Fate and the Furious, True Blood, Star Trek into Darkness, and Sons of Anarchy.
Eddie’s goal is to help put the scripted vision on film in the most practical and safe manner with out compromising creativity.
Eddie Perez is the 1st Hispanic to be nominated and WIN an Emmy in the category “Outstanding Stunt Coordinator in A Comedy Series or A Variety Program”
Today we talk about what it is a Stunt Coordinator does, how to get into stunts yourself, and should you do your own stunts as an actor. We get into how the cast and show runner of Shameless run their set, and how the opening sequence of Deadpool was shot!
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