Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Team member Mickey Facchinello was recently featured in the official teaser trailer for Jupiter Ascending, which features her as the stunt double for Mila Kunis, who plays the main character Jupiter. The movie is directed by the Wachowskis, and also stars Channing Tatum as a bounty hunter sent to find Jupiter. Check out the action below!
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Team member Emmanuel Manzanares was recently featured alongside members of Midwest Stunts in last night's episode of CHICAGO FIRE. You can view the full sequence below, along with a quick behind the scenes interview with Midwest Stunts member Daniel Maldonado!
Monday, December 2, 2013
Sunday, November 24, 2013
Team member Mickey Facchinello was recently featured in the last episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D, stunt doubling Erin Way, and performing a fight scene with fellow stunt woman Samantha Jo (who stunt doubled Ming Na-Wen). Check out their fight below!
Be sure to also check out Mickey's stunt reel!
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Team member Emmanuel Manzanares recently released his latest fight, starring two up and coming stuntmen in Los Angeles known as Jerry Quill and Bryan Sloyer. Jerry was recently featured in the Vlad Rimburg webseries "THE HUNT", as well as "SPECIAL ID: EP. ONE". Emmanuel shot a fight demo to showcase more of their skills, and you can see the results below!
The first teaser for the upcoming Dick Wolf series "CHICAGO PD" was released today, which showcases a quick snippet of the story. Set as a spinoff of the popular "CHICAGO FIRE" series, the show will follow the daily lives of a specialized crime unit operating deep into Chicago's underground. Both series are coordinated by Rick Le Fevour, who is the head of Midwest Stunts in Chicago. Rick and fellow team member Tom Lowell were gracious enough to allow us to work alongside them on Fire and PD, and we are looking forward to the final product once the series premieres! Check out the first teaser below:
Thursday, November 14, 2013
The worldwide premiere of the official trailer of the film, "DIVERGENT" premiered yesterday at 8:30AM PST on Summit Entertainment's youtube channel. You can see glimpses of the action coordinated by Garrett Warren and JJ Perry, as well as some of the stunt and fight sequences that LBP Stunts Chicago got to assist with and be a part of! Check out the trailer below, and keep up to date on the film's website for more info!
OFFICIAL SITE - http://divergentthemovie.com/
Friday, November 1, 2013
Team member Shawn Bernal is featured in our latest short, written and directed by Emmanuel Manzanares. Inspired by the Tom Cruise film, "Jack Reacher", Shawn plays a man who goes against some thugs that have a grudge on him, and force him to settle the score. Fight choreography and fight concept were done by Alex Hashioka, along with Alex, Nate Hitpas, Greg Poljacik, and Nicholas Foreman playing thugs! Check it out below!