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Philip Tan

Phil Tan was born in Singapore where he spent his childhood and then at the age of five moved to the UK. Phil started off his athletic career as a gymnast where he became the British Youth Tumbling champion and a member of the British squad for many years. Years later after getting into martial arts, Phil also became the Men's British Tae Kwon do ... See full bio »


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 2016 Beholden (stunt coordinator) (pre-production)
 2016 Untitled Livi Zheng Project (stunt coordinator) (post-production)
 2016 Killing Hasselhoff (stunt coordinator) (completed)
 2016 The Snare (stunt coordinator) (filming)
  Five Good Years (stunt coordinator) (announced)
  Here Comes the Sun (stunt coordinator) (pre-production)
  In Extremis (stunt coordinator) (completed)
  Of God and Kings (stunt coordinator) (post-production)
 2015 Agent X (TV Series) (stunt performer - 1 episode)
- Fidelity (2015) ... (stunt performer)
 2015 Awaken (stunt coordinator)
 2014 Free Fall (stunt coordinator)
 2014 True Blood (TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode)
- Fire in the Hole (2014) ... (stunts)
 2013 The Hangover Part III (stunt double: Ken Jeong - uncredited) / (stunts)
 2013 Olympus Has Fallen (stunts)
 2012 Red Dawn (stunt performer - as Phil Tan)
 2012 Justice Is Served (Short) (stunt coordinator)
 2012/I Safe (stunt player)
 2012 Battleship (stunts - uncredited)
 2011 Death Valley (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 10 episodes)
- Peace in the Valley (2011) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Tick... Tick... BOOM! (2011) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Undead Hookers (2011) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Who, What, When, Werewolf... Why (2011) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Hottest Day of the Year (2011) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes (stunts - as Phil Tan)
 2011 The Hangover Part II (stunt double: Ken Jeong - uncredited) / (stunts - as Phil Tan)
 2010/I I Spy (Short) (action coordinator) / (stunt coordinator)
 2010 Inception (stunts)
 2009 Kurbaan (stunt director)
 2009 The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (stunt double)
 2009 The Hangover (stunt double: Ken Jeong - uncredited) / (stunts)
 2009 Crank: High Voltage (stunts)
 2008 Hancock (stunts - uncredited)
 2008 Speed Racer (ninja stunts - as Phillip Tan)
 2008 Superhero Movie (stunts)
 2007 Rush Hour 3 (stunt double: Kentaro) / (stunts - uncredited)
 2007 24 (TV Series) (stunt performer - 2 episodes)
- Day 6: 3:00 a.m.-4:00 a.m. (2007) ... (stunt performer - uncredited)
- Day 6: 2:00 a.m.-3:00 a.m. (2007) ... (stunt performer - uncredited)
 2007 Disturbia (stunts)
 2006 The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (stunt player - as Phil Tan)
 2006 Mini's First Time (stunt coordinator)
 2005 Memoirs of a Geisha (stunts - uncredited)
 2005 7 Seconds (Video) (stunts)
 2004 Wake of Death (stunts - uncredited)
 2004 Land of Plenty (stunt coordinator)
 2004 El padrino (stunt coordinator - as Phil Tan)
 2002 Red Skies (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 2002 Minority Report (stunts)
 2002 Windtalkers (stunts)
 2001 Corky Romano (stunts)
 2001 Guardian (stunt coordinator)
 2001 Pearl Harbor (stunts)
 2001 Firetrap (stunts)
 2000 Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth (Video) (assistant stunt coordinator)
 1999 The Omega Code (stunts)
 1999 Wild Wild West (stunt coordinator)
 1998 Road Rash 3-D (Video Game) (stunt coordinator)
 1998 Almost Heroes (stunts)
 1997 Star Kid (stunts - as Phil Tan)
 1997 Orgazmo (stunt coordinator)
 1995-1996 Family Matters (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 3 episodes)
- Karate Kids (1996) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Random Acts of Science (1996) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Substitute Son (1995) ... (stunt coordinator)
 1996 Space Marines (stunts)
 1996 Bloodsport 2 (stunt coordinator)
 1995 Till the End of the Night (stunts)
 1994 Vanishing Son IV (TV Movie) (stunts - as Phillip Tan)
 1994 Vanishing Son III (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1994 The Shadow (stunts)
 1994 Vanishing Son (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1993 Demolition Man (stunts)
 1993 Surf Ninjas (stunt coordinator)
 1993 Hot Shots! Part Deux (stunts)
 1993 Loaded Weapon 1 (stunt player)
 1992 3 Ninjas (stunts)
 1990 Martial Law (Video) (stunt coordinator)
 1988 Willow (stunts)
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Alternate Names:

Phillip Tan | Phil Tan | Philip Tann


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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In 1980, he was in his first movie as an actor and stunt coordinator. In 1986, he became a member of the British Stunt Register. Now he is a world famous stuntman, actor, and choreographer and can be seen in movies such as Bloodsport 2 (1996), Martial Law (1998), Showdown in Little Tokyo (1991), and Lethal Weapon 4 (1998). See more »

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