Hi Reddit, I'M Nick Mckinless; A professional Stuntman/Stunt Coordinator, Filmmaker and Strength Athlete. I have personal trained a few of Hollywood’s finest including Anne Hathaway, Ralph Fiennes and Mickey Rourke and worked on Troy, The Matrix a...
Thank you all so much for your questions. My fingers are NUMB from typing!!! A lot of people want to know how they can get into stunts, I've answered that question in full here so check it out.
I'm done for the night but keep em; coming and I'll do my best to answer them tomorrow! In the meantime, please follow me to keep up to date with my upcoming work/projects and advice...
Beyond Strong - http://www.beyondstrong.com/
My Award Winning Film FAITH - https://vimeo.com/70233865
Twitter - https://twitter.com/nickmckinless
IG - @nickmckinless
I’m Nick Mckinless
I’m currently working on Tarzan which stars Samuel L Jackson and Alexander Skarsgård.
I made a short film called Faith in 2012 which won;
Best Action Sequence @ Action On Film Festival
Award of Merit @ Best Shorts Film Festival and
Showcase Award @ Lucerne International Film Festival
I've also accomplished a few things and won a few titles in the strength world, such as;
• 1996 IAWA Weightlifting Champion @ 90kg
• 2005 Champion of Champions 2nd Overall
• 2006 Britain's Strongest Man @ 105kg
• 2010 World's Strongest Hands 3rd Overall
• 2011 British Grip Champion
• 2012 English 'Open' Stone Lifting Champion
• Have accomplished many of the 'great' feats of strength - Closed Ironmind No.3 Gripper, Lifted the Thomas Inch Dumbbell, Lifted the Dinnie Stones, The Blue Stones of Old Dailly and The Criccieth Stone
AMA about stunts, film making, celebrities, strength... and anything else you can think of!