Growing up John Medlen had four loves: karate, stunts, music, and directing. Much of his early work was based on his vast martial arts background, which opened doors for him to become a stunt player and a small production company that he co-owned in his hometown of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, which provided plenty of trial and error learning as a ... See full bio »

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Known For

Alias Stunts
(2003-2005)
The Spirit Stunts
(2008)

Filmography

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 2015 Headlock (Short) (stunt coordinator) (completed)
 2018 Black Lightning (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 4 episodes)
- Episode #2.7 (2018) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2018 Westworld (TV Series) (stunts - 2 episodes)
- Vanishing Point (2018) ... (stunts)
- Kiksuya (2018) ... (stunts)
  Love (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode, 2018) (stunts - 1 episode, 2018)
- Anniversary Party (2018) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Stunt Show (2018) ... (stunts)
 2017 Runaways (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 2 episodes)
- Destiny (2017) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Rewind (2017) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2017 Shooter (TV Series) (stunt performer - 1 episode)
- Ballistic Advantage (2017) ... (stunt performer)
 2015-2016 Supergirl (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 20 episodes)
- Better Angels (2016) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Myriad (2016) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Worlds Finest (2016) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Manhunter (2016) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Falling (2016) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2015/I To Have and to Hold (stunts)
 2015/I Battle Scars (stunt coordinator)
 2014-2015 The Vampire Diaries (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 7 episodes)
- A Bird in a Gilded Cage (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Prayer for the Dying (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Woke Up with a Monster (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The More You Ignore Me, the Closer I Get (2014) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The World Has Turned and Left Me Here (2014) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2014 The Originals (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- Rebirth (2014) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2012 Spring Break '83 (stunt coordinator)
 2012 Best Man Down (stunt coordinator)
 2012 Foodfight! (stunt coordinator)
 2012 This Means War (stunt fight coordinator - uncredited)
 2012 Smashed (stunt coordinator)
 2010-2012 Private Practice (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 2 episodes)
- Losing Battles (2012) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Just Lose It (2010) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2011 Answers to Nothing (stunt coordinator)
 2011 Losing Control (stunt coordinator)
 2010 No Ordinary Family (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2010) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2010 Legion (stunt coordinator)
 2009 Secret Girlfriend (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 12 episodes)
- You Have to Choose Between Two Girls (2009) ... (stunt coordinator - uncredited)
- You Get a New Girlfriend (2009) ... (stunt coordinator - uncredited)
- You Get an Aquarium Girl (2009) ... (stunt coordinator - uncredited)
- Your Buddies Get Into a Fight (2009) ... (stunt coordinator - uncredited)
- You Try to Make Some Internet Cash (2009) ... (stunt coordinator - uncredited)
 2009 The Hole (stunt coordinator: Los Angeles)
 2008 The Spirit (stunt coordinator)
 2007 Urban Decay (stunt double)
 2007 Lost (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 13 episodes)
- Through the Looking Glass (2007) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Greatest Hits (2007) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Man Behind the Curtain (2007) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Brig (2007) ... (stunt coordinator)
- D.O.C. (2007) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2007 Flight of the Living Dead (stunts)
 2006 Sleeper Cell (TV Series) (stunt performer - 1 episode)
- Fitna (2006) ... (stunt performer)
 2006 Windfall (TV Series) (stunts)
 2006 The Break-Up (stunt double)
 2005-2006 The Inside (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 12 episodes)
- Skin and Bone (2006) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Gem (2006) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Perfect Couple (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Point of Origin (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Little Girl Lost (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2005 Monster-in-Law (stunt coordinator) / (stunts)
  Alias (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 10 episodes, 2003) (fight coordinator - 1 episode, 2005)
- A Man of His Word (2005) ... (fight coordinator)
- Remnants (2003) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Conscious (2003) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Breaking Point (2003) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Prelude (2003) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2004 The Next Great Champ (TV Series) (stunt rigger)
 2003 Miss Match (TV Series) (stunt coordinator)
  Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 65 episodes, 2000 - 2003) (stunts - 1 episode, 2003)
- Chosen (2003) ... (stunt coordinator)
- End of Days (2003) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Touched (2003) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Empty Places (2003) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Dirty Girls (2003) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2003 Bringing Down the House (stunt coordinator)
 2002 Spider-Man (stunt fight coordinator - uncredited)
 2002 The Shield (TV Series) (stunts)
 2002 She's No Angel (TV Movie) (stunts)
 2001 To End All Wars (stunt coordinator) / (stunts)
 2001 The Best Damn Sports Show Period (TV Series) (stunt coordinator)
 2001 Saving Silverman (stunt rigger - uncredited)
 2000 Highlander: Endgame (stunt double: Adrian Paul)
 1999 Martial Law (TV Series) (stunt henchman - 1 episode)
- My Man Sammo (1999) ... (stunt henchman - uncredited)
 1998-1999 Mortal Kombat: Conquest (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 22 episodes)
- Vengeance (1999) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Stolen Lies (1999) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Balance of Power (1999) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Flawed Victory (1999) ... (stunt coordinator)
- In Kold Blood (1999) ... (stunt coordinator)
 1999 Beowulf (stunt coordinator) / (stunts - uncredited)
 1997 Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (assistant stunt coordinator) / (stunts)
 1997 The New Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series) (stunt coordinator)
 1996 The Vampyre Wars (stunt double)
 1995 WMAC Masters (TV Series) (stunts)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

John Medlin

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Received the following awards for his stunt work: 2008 SAG Awards Nomination, Outstanding Stunt Ensemble in a Television Series (Lost), 2002 American Choreography Award Win, Outstanding Fight Choreography (Alias) and 2002 American Choreography Award Nomination, Outstanding Fight Choreography (Spider-Man). See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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