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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 season 5 of 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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