Brian Danner        Sword Fights, Inc.

FILM

 

THE THREE MUSKETEERS (2011)

sword trainer for LOGAN LERMAN

 

YOUR HIGHNESS (2010) 

sword trainer for NATLIE PORTMAN

 

THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: PRINCE CASPIAN: (Ben Barnes promotional trailer)

sword fight choreography and sword fight stunts                 

sword fight training partner for BEN BARNES

 

PURE SHOCK VALUE

Fight Choreographer

                                                                 

I LOVE YOU, MAN (2009)

fencing training partner for PAUL RUDD

fencing stunt double AZIZ ANSARI                                                                                                                         

MASTER AND COMMANDER: THE FAR SIDE OF THE WORLD

sword fight stunts, utility stunts

                                                            

OLD SCHOOL

fencing training partner for JEREMY PIVEN

assistant sword master      

                                                                    

PRINCESS DIARIES II: ROYAL ENGAGEMENT

assistant sword master

fencing training partner: ANNE HATHAWAY & CHRIS PINE 

 

PETER PAN 

assistant pre-production sword fight trainer for JEREMY SUMPTER

 

THE HOLLOW

assistant sword master

sword fight training partner for KEVIN ZEGERS

sword fight stunt double for KEVIN ZEGERS          

 

VAPOR

pre-production sword fight training partner for SANDRA BULLOCK

assistant sword choreographer              

                                    

KNIGHTS OF IMPOSSINGWORTH PARK 

pre-production sword fight training partner for BEN KINGSLEY

assistant sword choreographer                

                                    

THE MIRROR

 sword fight choreography 

 sword fight stunts, stunts   

                                                                                    

THE PIRATING

 sword fight stunts, stunts 

 sword fight trainer    

 

AN OCCURRENCE AT BLACK CANYON 

sword fight trainer, assistant sword master

 

DISNEY'S CINEMAGIQUE (2002)

sword fight stunts, stunts, assistant sword master 

                 

THE GREAT WAR OF MAGELLEN

sword fight stunts, stunts, assistant sword master 

 

UNDER THE RADAR

fight arranger, fight trainer for JENNIFER ELISE COX

 

THE GAMERS

 co-sword master 

 

FOIL

co-sword master, co-fencing choreographer

 

THE DREAM OF ALVAREEN 

sword fight choreographer, stunts

 

CRUEL INTENTIONS 2: Manchester Prep 

fencing stunts

 

TELEVISON

 

Modern Family: En Garde (2009)                                     

sword fight choreographer                                                 

fencing trainer for RICO RODRIGUEZ

actor  

 

Fields of Valor: The Civil War 3D (2011)

stunt coordinator

fight choreographer

lead actor

                                                                                            

 

Sun Tzu's The Art of War (2009)  

co-stunt coordinator, fight coordinator, stunts

2nd unit director

historical and military advisor

lead actor                                                                                                                              

The BACHELORETTE (2009)

fight coordinator, stunt consultant                                              

 

WARRIORS (2009)                                                            

sword fight choreography and sword fight stunts

historical advisor

actor                                                                                                            

 

Deadliest Warrior (2009-2010)

Pirates vs. Knights

Al Capone vs. Jesse James

edged weapon consultant, stunts   

                                                      

BATTLES B.C. (2009)

Hannibal: The Annihilator

David: Giant Slayer

Joshua: Epic Slaughter

Caesar: Super Seige

Moses: Death Chase

Alexander: Lord of War

Ramses: Raging Chariots

Judgement Day at Marathon

sword fight choreographer, sword fight trainer

fight  arranger

sword fight stunts,  stunts

lead actor   

                                                                                                                                                          

Seven Deadly Sins (2008)

sword fight choreography, sword fight stunts                       

actor                                                                                                          

 

YES, DEAR: Senior Olympics

fencing and sword fight double for TIM CONWAY                                  

 

CENTER OF THE UNIVERSE  If You Love Something Leave it Alone

fencing coordinator, assistant sword master

actor                                                                                                 

 

JOURNEY TO 10,000 B.C.   History Channel                            

stunt coordinator, fight choreographer, stunts                       

lead actor                                                                                                   

 

THE LAST STAND OF THE 300   History Channel

sword fight choreographer, fight arranger

stunts

lead actor as LEONIDAS                                                               

 

AFTERSHOCK: BEYOND THE CIVIL WAR History Channel

fight choreography, co-fight trainer

stunts

lead actor                                                                                         

 

BIBLE BATTLES  History Channel

sword fight choreography, sword fight stunts                  

lead actor                                                                                                

 

GILMORE GIRLS: I Solemnly Swear

sword fight and fencing training partner for 

ALEXIS BLEDEL and LIZA WEIL

                                                                                                  

UNSOLVED HISTORY: THE TROJAN WAR

sword fight choreography, stunts

actor                                                                                                  

 

I BET YOU: KNIGHTS

fencing coach, fight choreography                                              

 

MOVIES AT OUR HOUSE:  CONAN THE DESTROYER

sword fight consultant

guest star                                                                                                     

 

ARLI$$: End Game

fencing training partner for Sandra Oh

sword fight choreography, assistant sword master                  

 

GENERAL HOSPITAL

assistant sword master                                                                 

 

MIX IT UP

sword fight choreography, sword fight trainer                         

 

FLAB TO FAB

sword fight choreography, sword fight trainer                         

 

EXTREME GONG SHOW

sword fight stunts                                                                                   

 

THE TRUE STORY OF HANNIBAL

sword fight choreography, sword fight stunts                                         

 

KINGDOM OF DAVID: THE SAGA OF THE ISRAELITES

sword fight choreography, sword fight stunts                                                      

 

LIQUID ASSETS: CATHERINE ZETA JONES' MILLIONS

sword fight trainer, sword fight and fencing consultant

 

COMMERCIALS

 

Turtle Beach Blu Tooth Video Game Headset

Sword Fight Choreography, Sword Fight Stunts, Stunts

 

AT&T- 2012 Airport, Olympic Fencers

Fencing Choreography, Fencing Stunts, Stunts

 

State Farm- Cavliers

Sword Fight Choreographer, Sword Stunts, Stunts, Lead Actor

 

Tera-MMO Video Game starring UFC Champion Bas Rutten

Fight Coordination, Stunt Coordination, Lead actor

 

Nintendo Wii: Red Steel 2 (FRED SAVAGE, director)

sword fight choreographer 

 

WALMART: Pirates of the Caribbean (Compass)

sword fight choreography, sword fight stunts

actor  

 

ADIDAS Impossible in Nothing: Personalities

sword fight coordinator for KEVIN GARNETT

 

Lux Super Rich First Strike

sword fight training partner for NATALIE PORTMAN

 

REEBOK Defy

fencing stunts

 

HEINZ KETCHUP- Pirates of the Can't Be Eaten

sword fight stunts

lead actor

 

MUSIC VIDEOS

 

Madonna's DIE ANOTHER DAY

sword fight trainer to MADONNA

sword fight choreography, fencing choreography

assistant sword master

 

INDUSTRIAL AND PROMOTIONAL VIDEOS

 

 

Brothers in Arms: Company F (2010)

co-stunt coordinator, fight choreographer, stunts

2nd unit director

lead actor 

 

THE SPANISH CIRCLE

sword fight stunts

lead actor  

 

STRENGTH AND HONOR

sword fight choreography and sword fight stunts

lead actor

 

Kung Fu Electronics

fight choreography and stunts

lead actor

 

THEATRE

  • The Government Inspector, Theatre at the Boston Court
  • Cyranno, The Fountain Theatre, Deaf West Theatre
  • No Good Deed- The Ford Theatre, Furious Theatre
  • THE WALWORTH FARCE- Banshee Theatre ( LA STAGE ALLIANCE OVATION AWARD FOR BEST FIGHT CHOREOGRAPHY)
  • TWIST-Pasadena Playhouse
  • 14th Annual LABYRINTH OF JARETH
  • DANGEROUS BEAUTY- Pasadena Playhouse
  • The Crucible- Banshee Theatre
  • Shakespeare Live!- Glendale Center Theatre
  • The Field- Banshee Theatre
  • War- Banshee Theatre
  • Mr. Kolpert- Norton People at the Fake Gallery
  • Full Contact Shakespeare- Banshee Theatre
  • Camelot- Glendale Center Theatre
  • 13th Annual LABYRINTH OF JARETH
  • Boom (Los Angeles Premiere)- Furious Theatre
  • Treasure Island- Main Street Theater
  • My Sister in this House- Deaf West Theatre  
  • Kings of the Kilburn High Road- Banshee Theatre                              
  • Romeo and Juliet- The Met Theatre- Louis Fantasia, Director                         
  • The Hostage- Banshee Theatre 
  • Hunter Gatherers- Furious Theatre
  • MacBeth- Banshee Theatre LADCC nominee best fight choreography         
  • Of Mice and Men- Banshee Theatre                 
  • Canned Peaches in Syrup- Furious Theatre 
  • Loyal Women of Belfast- Banshee Theatre
  • An Impending Rupture of the Belly- Furious Theatre
  • Henry IV, Part 1- Theatre Banshee (LA WEEKLY award)
  • Can Can- Pasadena Playhouse
  • Fences- Pasadena Playhouse                                                                       
  • Sister Act- Pasadena Playhouse
  • Fair Maid of the West- Furious Theatre (LA WEEKLY award)
  • True West- Deaf West Theatre 
  • Dangerous Liasons-Pasadena Playhouse
  • Rashomon- Riverside Community College
  • The Madman and the Nun- UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN
  • This is Not A Pipe Dream- UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN
  • King Lear- UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN
  • Zastrozzi- UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN
  • Noises Off- Cy-Fair High School
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    DIRECTOR OF STAGE COMBAT FOR THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF DRAMATIC ARTS, HOLLYWOOD