BAA guide to becoming a stunt performer in the UK

Some of the most frequently asked questions we get here at the British Action Academy is how to become a stunt performer and what is the Stunt Register. So we thought we would try to clear up any confusion about the register with this article...

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British Action Academy: The Agency

Starting out in the film industry can be incredibly tough. Did you that the British Action Academy is also a screen action agency? Find out more here...

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Top Five Reasons To Do Gun Rush

Our agency has been incredibly busy recently, and with so many casting calls asking for firearms experience, we thought we would put together our Top 5 Reasons To Do Gun Rush! Trust me, it was hard whittling it down to just 5...

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Stunt action scenes through the decades

In honour of the release of the 'balls out' stunt action next instalment from Mr Cruise; Mission Impossible Fallout, the BAA team bring you our favourite movie action scenes through the decades..

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The rise of the Female Warrior

As an agency that focuses on more featured work in the screen action industry, we're seeing a rise in the demand for female performers.. but does supply outweigh demand?

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Smash your next audition. Be the Wimbledon warrior that wins.

It’s time for Wimbledon. That means it's time to stretch the muscles of that Grand Slam Attitude that will help you win those auditions and excel in our competitive arena of screen action...

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Human stunt performers? Hasta la vista, baby.

A team at Disney have created a robot stunt performer. As human beings we are not efficient. We are expensive. We have working rights. We tire. We die. I can hear the Terminator calling..."Come with me if you want to live...." 

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The Academy Award for... Best Stunt Co-ordinator?

It's hard not to speculate the reasons why our industry has not been recognised at the Oscars, and it's equally hard not to think that there may well be deeper politics involved...

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Cine-Comfort: To be fooled or to be a fool?

How important is it to be comfortable when watching your favourite films at the pictures...? What type of person are you? Read on to find out more...

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