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Peter Diamond (I) (1929–2004)

Peter Diamond was one of the finest British stuntmen, with a career spanning over fifty years worth of television and film work. He originally trained as an actor at RADA and went on to become a stuntman, fight arranger and director. He is best known internationally for his work on the Star Wars films, as well as his contributions to Raiders of ... See full bio »

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  Heartbeat (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 118 episodes, 1996 - 2004) (fight coordinator - 6 episodes, 2002 - 2004) (stunt arranger - 6 episodes, 1997 - 1998) (fight arranger - 1 episode, 1996)
- Wrecked (2004) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Hunter's Moon (2004) ... (fight coordinator)
- The Happiest Day (2004) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Fakers and Frauds (2004) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Secrets and Lies (2004) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2004 The Brief (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- So Long, Samantha (2004) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2003 Servants (TV Series) (stunt coordinator)
 2003 The Last Detective (TV Series) (stunt arranger - 1 episode)
- Moonlight (2003) ... (stunt arranger)
 2002 Monarch of the Glen (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.10 (2002) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2002 A Good Thief (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 2002 Silent Cry (stunt coordinator)
 2002 Nice Guy Eddie (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2002) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2001 Agatha Christie: Poirot (TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode)
- Evil Under the Sun (2001) ... (stunts - uncredited)
 2001 Gentlemen's Relish (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 2000 The Stretch (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 2000 Brotherly Love (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- Art and Soul (2000) ... (stunt coordinator)
 1999 The Greatest Store in the World (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 1999 The Vice (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 4 episodes)
- Dabbling: Part 2 (1999) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Dabbling: Part 1 (1999) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Daughters: Part 2 (1999) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Daughters: Part 1 (1999) ... (stunt coordinator)
 1998 Out of Hours (TV Mini-Series) (stunt coordinator)
 1998 Looking After Jo Jo (TV Series) (stunt coordinator)
 1997 The Ruby Ring (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 1997 Jonathan Creek (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- The House of Monkeys (1997) ... (stunt coordinator)
 1996 One Foot in the Grave (TV Series) (stunt arranger - 1 episode)
- Starbound (1996) ... (stunt arranger)
 1996 Dangerfield (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- Treasure (1996) ... (stunt coordinator)
 1995-1996 Hamish Macbeth (TV Series) (stunt arranger - 7 episodes)
- The Lochdubh Deluxe (1996) ... (stunt arranger)
- Radio Lochdubh (1996) ... (stunt arranger)
- Isobel Pulls It Off (1996) ... (stunt arranger)
- In Search of a Rose (1996) ... (stunt arranger)
- A Perfectly Simple Explanation (1996) ... (stunt arranger)
 1995 Mad Dogs and Englishmen (stunts)
  Pie in the Sky (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode, 1995) (stunts - 1 episode, 1995)
- The Mystery of Pikey (1995) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Brown Bread (1995) ... (stunts)
 1992-1993 Highlander (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 22 episodes)
- The Hunters (1993) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Nowhere to Run (1993) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Eye of the Beholder (1993) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Avenging Angel (1993) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Lady and the Tiger (1993) ... (stunt coordinator)
 1990-1993 Zorro (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 82 episodes)
- The Discovery (1993) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Conundrum (1993) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Death & Taxes (1993) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Arrival (1993) ... (stunt coordinator)
- My Word Is My Bond (1992) ... (stunt coordinator)
 1992 Witchcraft (TV Mini-Series) (stunt arranger - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1992) ... (stunt arranger)
- Episode #1.1 (1992) ... (stunt arranger)
 1991 Hear My Song (stunt coordinator)
 1990 Boon (TV Series) (stunt arranger - 1 episode)
- Best Left Buried (1990) ... (stunt arranger)
 1990 Treasure Island (TV Movie) (stunt arranger)
  The Bill (TV Series) (stunt arranger - 8 episodes, 1988 - 1989) (fight arranger - 1 episode, 1989) (stunt performer - 1 episode, 1988)
- Back on the Streets (1989) ... (stunt arranger)
- Mickey Would Have Wanted It (1989) ... (stunt arranger)
- Out to Lunch (1989) ... (fight arranger)
- One for the Ladies (1989) ... (stunt arranger)
- Procedure (1989) ... (stunt arranger)
 1989 Voice of the Heart (TV Movie) (stunt arranger: riding action)
 1988 Star Trap (TV Movie) (fight arranger) / (stunt co-ordinator)
 1988 Red Scorpion (stunt coordinator)
 1988 Who Framed Roger Rabbit (stunt arranger)
 1988 London's Burning (TV Series) (stunts)
 1987 A Hazard of Hearts (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 1987 The Princess Bride (stunt coordinator)
 1987 Lionheart (stunt coordinator) / (stunts)
 1986 Highlander (stunt coordinator) / (stunts - uncredited)
 1985 King Solomon's Mines (stunt coordinator)
 1985 Lifeforce (stunt arranger)
 1985 A View to a Kill (stunts - uncredited)
 1985 Space (TV Mini-Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- Part I (1985) ... (stunt coordinator: UK)
 1985 Lytton's Diary (TV Series) (fight arranger - 1 episode)
- Come uppance (1985) ... (fight arranger)
 1984 The Last Days of Pompeii (TV Mini-Series) (stunt coordinator - 3 episodes)
- Part 3 (1984) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Part 2 (1984) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Part 1 (1984) ... (stunt coordinator)
 1984 The Master of Ballantrae (TV Movie) (stunt supervisor)
 1983 Nate and Hayes (stunt coordinator)
 1982 Fifty-fifty (stunt coordinator)
 1982 Victor Victoria (stunts)
 1981 Ik ben Joep Meloen (stunts)
 1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark (stunt arranger) / (stunts - uncredited)
 1980 Superman II (stunts - uncredited)
 1980 Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (stunt coordinator) / (stunts - uncredited)
 1979 The Fifth Musketeer (stunts - uncredited)
 1979 Dick Turpin (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 13 episodes)
- The Jail-Birds (1979) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Hostages (1979) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Turncoat (1979) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Hero (1979) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Whipping Boy (1979) ... (stunt coordinator)
 1978-1979 Return of the Saint (TV Series) (stunt arranger - 7 episodes)
- The Obono Affair (1979) ... (stunt arranger)
- The Debt Collectors (1978) ... (stunt arranger)
- Tower Bridge Is Falling Down (1978) ... (stunt arranger)
- Signal Stop (1978) ... (stunt arranger)
- The Arrangement (1978) ... (stunt arranger)
 1978 Les Miserables (TV Movie) (stunts - uncredited)
 1978 The Thief of Baghdad (TV Movie) (stunt arranger)
 1978 The Legacy (stunt coordinator)
 1978 The Four Feathers (TV Movie) (stunt arranger)
 1977 Candleshoe (stunts - uncredited)
 1977 Poldark (TV Series) (fight arranger - 5 episodes)
- Episode #2.9 (1977) ... (fight arranger)
- Episode #2.4 (1977) ... (fight arranger)
- Episode #2.3 (1977) ... (fight arranger)
- Episode #2.2 (1977) ... (fight arranger)
- Episode #2.1 (1977) ... (fight arranger)
 1977 Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (stunt coordinator) / (stunts - uncredited)
 1976 The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (stunt double)
 1975 Side by Side (stunts)
  Follyfoot (TV Series) (action sequence arranger - 1 episode, 1971) (action staging - 1 episode, 1971)
- Birthday at Follyfoot (1971) ... (action sequence arranger)
- Dora (1971) ... (action staging)
  Doctor Who (TV Series) (fight arranger - 10 episodes, 1964 - 1971) (stunt double - 2 episodes, 1964 - 1971)
- The Dæmons: Episode Four (1971) ... (fight arranger)
- The Dæmons: Episode Three (1971) ... (stunt double - uncredited)
- The War Games: Episode Ten (1969) ... (fight arranger)
- The Evil of the Daleks: Episode 5 (1967) ... (fight arranger)
- The Death of Doctor Who (1965) ... (fight arranger)
 1970 Taste the Blood of Dracula (stunts - uncredited)
 1965-1970 The Wednesday Play (TV Series) (fight arranger - 2 episodes)
- Sovereign's Company (1970) ... (fight arranger)
- Moving On (1965) ... (fight arranger)
 1969 Fraud Squad (TV Series) (fight arranger - 1 episode)
- Anybody Here Seen Kelly? (1969) ... (fight arranger)
 1969 Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed (stunts - uncredited)
 1968 Dracula Has Risen from the Grave (stunts - uncredited)
 1968 The Flight of the Heron (TV Mini-Series) (fights - 2 episodes)
- Rebellion (1968) ... (fights)
- Capture (1968) ... (fights)
 1967 The Further Adventures of the Musketeers (TV Series) (fight arranger - 5 episodes)
- The Boy King (1967) ... (fight arranger)
- Abduction (1967) ... (fight arranger)
- Conflict (1967) ... (fight arranger)
- Treason (1967) ... (fight arranger)
- Defiance (1967) ... (fight arranger)
 1967 A Challenge for Robin Hood (fight arranger)
 1967 Frankenstein Created Woman (stunts - uncredited)
 1966 Carry on Pimpernel (stunts - uncredited)
 1966 The Witches (stunts - uncredited)
 1966 The Three Musketeers (TV Mini-Series) (fight arranger - 1 episode)
- Enemies (1966) ... (fight arranger)
  Adam Adamant Lives! (TV Series) (fight arranger - 2 episodes, 1966) (stunts - 1 episode, 1966)
- The Doomsday Plan (1966) ... (fight arranger)
- The Terribly Happy Embalmers (1966) ... (fight arranger)
- A Vintage Year for Scoundrels (1966) ... (stunts - uncredited)
 1966 Alfie (stunts - uncredited)
 1966 Rasputin: The Mad Monk (fight arranger - uncredited) / (stunts - uncredited)
 1966 The Reptile (stunts - uncredited)
 1966 Dracula: Prince of Darkness (stunts - uncredited)
 1966 The Plague of the Zombies (stunts - uncredited)
 1965 A Study in Terror (stunts - uncredited)
 1965 The Brigand of Kandahar (fight arranger)
 1965 Sherlock Holmes (TV Series) (fight arranger - 3 episodes)
- The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax (1965) ... (fight arranger)
- The Man with the Twisted Lip (1965) ... (fight arranger)
- The Illustrious Client (1965) ... (fight arranger)
 1964 The Secret of Blood Island (stunts - uncredited)
 1964 Carry on Cleo (stunts - uncredited)
 1964 The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb (stunts - uncredited)
 1964 East of Sudan (stunts - uncredited)
 1964 The Gorgon (fight arranger) / (stunt coordinator - uncredited)
 1964 Detective (TV Series) (fight arranger - 1 episode)
- The Speaking Eye (1964) ... (fight arranger)
 1964 Z Cars (TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode)
- A Place of Safety (1964) ... (stunts - uncredited)
 1964 The Evil of Frankenstein (stunts - uncredited)
 1964 The Devil-Ship Pirates (fight arranger)
 1964 Children of the Damned (stunts - uncredited)
 1963 Kidnapped (TV Mini-Series) (fight arranger - 1 episode)
- Disaster (1963) ... (fight arranger)
 1963 From Russia with Love (stunts - uncredited)
 1963 The Crimson Blade (stunts - uncredited)
 1963 The Kiss of the Vampire (stunts - uncredited)
 1963 The Cracksman (stunts - uncredited)
 1963 Siege of the Saxons (stunts - uncredited)
 1963 The Small World of Sammy Lee (stunts - uncredited)
 1963 Ghost Squad (TV Series) (fight arranger - 2 episodes)
- Polsky (1963) ... (fight arranger)
- East of Mandalay (1963) ... (fight arranger)
 1962 The Master of Ballantrae (TV Series) (fight arranger - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (1962) ... (fight arranger)
 1961-1962 Sir Francis Drake (TV Series) (fight arranger - 23 episodes)
- Escape (1962) ... (fight arranger)
- The Fountain of Youth (1962) ... (fight arranger)
- Gentlemen of Spain (1962) ... (fight arranger)
- Court Intrigue (1962) ... (fight arranger)
- The Gypsies (1962) ... (fight arranger)
 1960 The Brides of Dracula (stunts - uncredited)
 1960 The Splendid Spur (TV Series) (fight arranger - 6 episodes)
- The End of the Gleys (1960) ... (fight arranger)
- Joan of the Tor (1960) ... (fight arranger)
- The Godsend (1960) ... (fight arranger)
- Bristol Keep (1960) ... (fight arranger)
- The Road to the West (1960) ... (fight arranger)
 1959 The Cabin in the Clearing (TV Series) (fight arranger - 5 episodes)
- The Break-Out (1959) ... (fight arranger)
- A Desperate Plan (1959) ... (fight arranger)
- Ordeal by Fire (1959) ... (fight arranger)
- Besieged (1959) ... (fight arranger)
- Friends and Foes (1959) ... (fight arranger)
 1958 Horror of Dracula (stunts - uncredited)
 1957 Kenilworth (TV Series) (fight arranger - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1957) ... (fight arranger)
 1957 The Adventures of Peter Simple (TV Series) (fight arranger - 1 episode)
- The Plot Against Peter (1957) ... (fight arranger)
 1956 Kidnapped (TV Movie) (fight arranger)
 1955 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (fight arranger - 1 episode)
- Romeo and Juliet (1955) ... (fight arranger)
 1954 The Three Musketeers (TV Series) (fight arranger - 2 episodes)
- Milady's Vengeance (1954) ... (fight arranger)
- D'Artagnan Comes to Paris (1954) ... (fight arranger)
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(On Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)) I remember Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher had to swing across this huge drop in the movie -- we didn't use stunt men. During one of the rehearsals, the buckle holding them up gave way and they almost fell. When we got them down, they both refused to do the jump completely -- scared witless. So, in the end, I convinced them that there was absolutely ... See more »

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