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BASSC Gold Member Profile

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Full Name:Richard Ryan

Stage Name:Richard Ryan

BASSC Status: Examiner, MasteratArms, MasterTeacher, FightDirector,

Location:London, UK

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  • Coordinating the climactic fight on the set of Ironclad


Member since 1993. Equity Fight Directors Register. Richard is an award winning Fight Director who is currently Stunt Coordinator on the MGM/History series VIKINGS. Other credits include BESERK, HAMMER OF THE GODS, IRONCLAD, ROLLING THUNDER and FAINTHEART. Fight Coordinator on VIKINGS (Season 1-3), SHERLOCK HOLMES and SHERLOCK HOLMES 2. Swordmaster on THE EAGLE and SOLOMON KANE. Other film work includes Fight Coordinator on THE DARK KNIGHT (winner SAG Best Stunt Ensemble & Taurus Stunt Award Best Fight) as well as Swordmaster on THE GOLDEN COMPASS, DRONA and THE LAST LEGION (nominated for Taurus Stunt Award). Perhaps his best-known film work is TROY, for which his Achilles vs. Hector fight was nominated for Best Fight in both Taurus World Stunt Award & MTV Film Awards.

Current BASSC Qualifications*


*Qualifications must be renewed every 3 years, the most recent date for testing or renewing each weapon is shown.

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