Janell Smith

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Janell Vela Smith has always called Austin, Texas home. Unlike other girls her age, as a child her father would take her to see boxing and wrestling matches which she found fascinating. A bright and energetic athlete throughout her life, Janell's academic years centered on her studies and a host of extra curricular activities. She enjoyed ... See full bio »

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Nova Stunts


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  Templar: Honor Among Thieves (stunt coordinator) (announced)
  Golgotha (stunt coordinator) (filming)
  Ohryis Project (Action) / (stunt coordinator) (post-production)
  Next to You (Short) (stunt coordinator) (completed)
 2021 Nova (action director) / (stunt coordinator)
 2019 Death and Compromise (TV Series) (stunt coordinator)
 2019 Padre Pio (TV Series short) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2019) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2017 Revenge in Kind (stunt coordinator) / (stunt double)
 2016/I A Million Hits (stunt coordinator)
 2015 Petting Zoo (stunt coordinator)
 2014 Dead Man's Alley (Short) (stunt coordinator)
 2014 The Family That Hunts Together (Short) (stunt supervisor - as Janelle Smith)
 2013 Defiance (Video Game) (stunts)
 2012 Kinect Star Wars: Duel (TV Movie) (stunts)
 2009 The Father (Short) (stunt coordinator)
 2008/I Released (Short) (assistant stunt coordinator)
 2007 Monster Job Hunter (Short) (stunt coordinator)
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Show Show Actress (2 credits)
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Alternate Names:

Janell Vela Smith | Janelle Smith | Jannell Smith


5' 1½" (1.56 m)

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Janell has studied dance, martial arts and choreography for over 17 years, some basics in acupuncture and acupressure, Wing chun, Akido, Kali, BaGuaZhang, Taekwondo, IpsunTaichi, TaichiChuan and much sparring. Competed for several years, almost making the US Olympic taekwondo team but missed by age cut-off. Went on to obtain several state, regional and National titles.

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