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Joe Golby

Fight Choreographer, Action Arranger, Utility Stunts

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Fights, Action, Stunts! 

Joe has choreographed fights, coordinated action and utility stunts for Film, Television, Theatre, Commercial and Music Videos . From large scale medieval warfare to contemporary urban violence Joe can provide on-set coordination as well as valuable pre and post production consultation; he is an amazing resource for any production.


Having worked with many top quality film, theatre & television production companies his expertise has been called upon by drama & film schools, international news organizations and even a German reality TV show!


London based, Joe has choreographed and coordinated action for clients such as Channel 4, Discovery Channel, National Geographic Channel, Google, Ford and NBC. His film work has been released in cinemas and screened at festivals such as the Toronto and Cannes. Joe also has a passion for live theatre where his work ranges from European tours to London's West End.


  • Fight Choreography
  • Action Scene Arranging
  • Fight Training for Talent/Cast Members
  • Pre-Production Consultancy
  • Costing and Budgeting Fights/Stunts
  • Sourcing Weapons & Props
  • Sourcing Fight Performers / Action Extras
  • On Set Expertise
  • Health and Safety Management



 QUALIFICATIIONS / TRAINING / EXPERIENCE:

3 Year BA Honours Degree - Acting and Stage Combat
East 15 Acting School

All available B.A.D.C & B.A.S.S.C Certifications
  • Unarmed Combat
  • Single Rapier
  • Rapier & Dagger
  • Quarterstaff
  • Two Handed Broadsword
  • Military Cavalry Sabre
  • Smallsword
  • Broadsword & Shield
  • Knife
Also experienced in: Improvised & Found Weapons, Rapier & Buckler, Rapier & Cloak, Cutlass, Spear, Cut-throat Razor, Katana, Axe & Shield and many more.


Association of British Riding Schools

Horse Riding & Stable Management - level 4

 

Martial Arts: Aikido,Kung Fu, Judo

All to intermediate standard (mid-belt)

British Academy of Fencing Coach

Coaching Award - Foil


Green Screen & Motion Capture

Archery - Historical & Sport

Fire Arms
Handling - Inc Blank Firing Guns, Musket
/Black Powder

Explosion Reaction - Trampet & Jerk Backs

Rope & Wire Work
- includes on set safety for working at height

Basic Gymnastics & Tumbling

First Aider & Appointed person

Circus Skills

CRB Checked


BBC Safegaurding Trust -Trust dilemmas in TV (v1), Factual TV (v2), Factual Drama (v1), Observational Documentaries (v1), Natural History (v1).