Rob McKenzie

Location: 
Auckland
Probationary

Casting Details

Sex: 
Ethnic Look: 
Height: 
183cm
Chest: 
100cm
Waist: 
84cm
Shoe Size: 
US11
Hair Color: 
Stunt Capabilitites: 
Abseiling / Repelling
Acrobatics/ Gymnastics
Archery
Boat Handling – Sail / Power / Jet
Body / Skate / Snow Boarding
Boxing
Harness Wirework
High Falls
Horse Riding
Martial Arts
Motor Bike - road
Scuba Diving
Snow Boarding
Stunt Fighting
Stunt Rigging
Weaponry
Recent Credits: 
Credit Type: 
FF
Production Name: 
Savage
Year: 
2018
Credit Type: 
TVD
Production Name: 
Power Rangers
Year: 
2017
Credit Type: 
TVD
Production Name: 
Shannara Chronicles
Year: 
2017
Credit Type: 
TVC
Production Name: 
Bud Light Superbowl
Year: 
2017
Credit Type: 
TVC
Production Name: 
Shortland Street
Role: 
Year: 
2017
Credit Type: 
FF
Production Name: 
The Meg
Year: 
2016
Credit Type: 
TVC
Production Name: 
Samsung
Year: 
2016
Credit Type: 
SF
Production Name: 
Electro City 3
Year: 
2016
Credit Type: 
FF
Production Name: 
Into the Unknown
Year: 
2016
Credit Type: 
FF
Production Name: 
Guardians of the Galaxy
Year: 
2013
Credit Type: 
FF
Production Name: 
Edge of Tomorrow
Year: 
2013
Credit Type: 
TVD
Production Name: 
Making of the Mob 2
Year: 
2015
Credit Type: 
TVD
Production Name: 
Shannara Chronicles Season 1
Year: 
2015
Qualifications & Trainings: 
Rigging for Entertainment Industry - Total Solutions
RYA Powerboat Handling
MEWP Certified Operator - Scissor/Boom lift
PADI Divemaster (1000+ dives)
Comprehensive First Aid
IOSH Working Safely
WTR & F Endorsements
Passports & Licenses: 
UK Passport
Motorbike License
Additional Details: 

PADI Divemaster - with 2.5 years working for Lifeguard and Safety and 1 year working as a Divemaster for Goodtime Adventures in Koh Tao, Thailand

Climbing/Abseil Instructor - instructor for Extreme Edge, Auckland and Goodtime Adventures in Koh Tao, Thailand and 2.5 years for Lifeguard and Safety as a safety rigger

Rigging - Stunt Guild NZ Rigging training. Setting up stunt rigging on Merlo/natural/truss for wraps, jerk backs etc with SFX and for multiple performers. Can splice dyneema/tech. Safety rigging to secure crew at height, on tracking vehicles, equipment etc. Various rigging experience outside of stunts – including concerts, theatre and live events. Work for Kiwi Krew for rigging. 

Active martial artist and competitor - Competitive Muay Thai and K1 fights in the UK for Dynamite Fighting Systems training since 2011

Screen Combat Training - with British Action Academy (Warrior to Titan training 1-3). Fight for camera workshop with NZ Stunt School as well as regular training sessions. Trained with c. 25 different weapons systems focused mainly on different types of swords. Formation fighting – military drill, Greek hoplite, Roman legions etc.

Miscellaneous Skills - 

  • Wire work – wraps, jerk backs, dead mans, creature jumps etc.
  • Fire Burns – Partial and as safety.
  • Competent horse rider on European and Western saddles.
  • Gymnastics (on all male equipment) used to compete at university.
  • Archery – Trained with longbow, recurve and compound bow.
  • Cliff jumping tour leader in Thailand.
  • High falls training – box rigs, mats and water.
  • Trained as a Safety Officer for film & TV for Lifeguard & Safety.