Shane Dawson
Stunt Coordinator

Casting Details
Height: 179cm
Chest: 111cm
Waist: 87cm
Shoe Size: US12
Hair Color: Brown

Contact Details
Email: shane.dstuntsnz@gmail.com
Cell: +64 22 190 8590
Cell: (Czech Republic) +420 607 381 074
Location: Auckland, New Zealand

Recent Credits
FF: Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon 2 - Stunt Rigger 2014
FF: The Dark Horse - Stunt Coordinator/Stunt Actor "Rusty's Dad" 2013
FF: Evil Dead – Stunt Coordinator 2012
FF: The Hobbit – Stunt Performer 2011
FF: The Lovely Bones – NZ Stunt Coordinator/Stunt Rigger 2008
FF: Avatar – Stunt Performer/Stunt Rigger 2008
FF: Aliens in the Attic – Stunt Rigger 2008
FF: Underworld: Rise of the Lycans – Stunt Rigger 2008
FF: Prince Caspian – Stunt Performer/Stunt Rigger 2007 (NZ/Czech Rep.)
FF: 30 Days of Night – Stunt Performer/Stunt Rigger 2006
FF: Bridge to Terabithia – Stunt Rigger 2006
FF: 10,000 BC – Utility Stunts 2006
FF: King Kong – Stunt Coordinator/Stunt Rigger 2005
FF: River Queen – Stunt Performer 2005
FF: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King – Stunt Performer/Stunt Rigger 2003
FF: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers – Stunt Performer 2002
FF: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring – Stunt Performer 2000
FF: Tommy Knockers – Stunt Double/Utility Stunts 1993
FF: Rapa Nui – Stunt Actor/Utility Stunts “Mud Colour” 1994
TV: Spartacus: War of the Dammed – Head Stunt Rigger 2012
TV: Spartacus: Vengeance – Stunt/Fight Coordinator/Stunt Rigger 2011
TV: Spartacus: Gods of the Arena – Stunt/Fight Coordinator/Stunt Rigger 2010
TV: Spartacus: Blood and Sand – Stunt/Fight Coordinator/Stunt Rigger 2009
TV: Legend of the Seeker: Season 1 and 2 – Additional Stunt Coordinator/Stunt Rigger 2008
TV: Xena: Warrior Princess Season 6 – Stunt/Fight  Coordinator 2001
TV: Xena: Warrior Princess Seasons 1-5 – Assist. Stunt Coordinator/Stunt Performer 1995-2000
TV: Hercules: The Legendary Journeys – Assist. Stunt Coordinator/Stunt Performer 1995-1999

Full Credit List Available on Request

Capabilities
Fight Choreography
Stunt Fighting
Stunt Rigging
Martial Arts
High Falls
Air Rams
Ratchets
Fire Burns – Full/Partial
Basic Horse Riding
Car Hits

Qualifications and Training
Qualified SGNZ Stunt Coordinator
HT Licence
NZQA Certificate in Applied Work Practice – including
- NZQA Fall Arrest Systems Certificate
- NZQA Fire Safety Certificate
- NZQA Hazard ID & Risk Assessment Certificate
- NZQA Safety Observer Certificate
- NZQA Advanced Driver Handling Certificate
- NZQA Elevated Work Platform Certificate
- NZQA First Aid Certificate
- NZQA Workplace Safety Certificate

Additional Details
20 Years Coordinating Experience
Acting Experience – FF, TV & Theater
Experienced Motion Capture Performer
Full Access to all Stunt Equipment

SGNZ Stunt Coordinator additional information. 
This member has attained the Level 5 ‘Stunt Coordinator’ grading with the Stunt Guild of New Zealand and is deemed suitably experienced to be totally responsible for all stunt work on a project from planning to execution and can be contracted as an ‘Head Of Department’ Stunt Coordinator.