Biography

After serving for five years in the British Royal Navy as a Mine Clearance Diver, Tim came from England to Hollywood in 1992 to pursue his dream of a career as a stuntman. For the last 25 years, Tim has worked on most of the big budget action movies, and has been fortunate to have played a key role, stunt-wise in many of them. He has crashed, slid, jumped, and turned over cars, (“Mr & Mrs Smith”, “Dukes of Hazzard”, “Man of the House”, Fast & Furious 4), performed high falls and skydives; he has been strapped to an ejection seat during freefall (“Stealth” & Iron Man), BASE jumped from a moving car, (“xXx”), BASE jumped into Downtown L.A. (“Along Came Polly”), BASE jumped live into the 2004 Superbowl at Houston Reliant Stadium (in front of 80,000 people), flown his wingsuit over L.A. and landed in Paramount studios, (“World Stunt Awards”), Spent hours, days, & weeks underwater (“Sphere & “The Hunley” "Man of Steel), been involved in extensive fight & weapons based work, with the finest fight choreographers in the business, (“300”), as well as all of the “nuts & bolts” of stunt work; falls, wire-work, crashes, fire burns, etc.

Doubles: Brian Van Holt, Thomas Hayden Church, Daniel Bernhardt, Brian Thomson, Rupert Everett, Rhys Ifans, Dash Mihok.

Awards & Achievements:

2002 World Stunt Awards Nominee, Best Specialty Stunt: Swordfish

2003 World Stunt Awards Winner, Best Specialty Stunt: xXx

2003 World Stunt Awards Nominee, Best Overall Stunt: xXx

2005 World Stunt Awards Nominee, Best Specialty Stunt: Along Came Polly

2008 Screen Actors Guild Awards Nominee, Outstanding Performance By A Stunt Ensemble: 300

2008 World Stunt Awards Winner, Best Fight: 300

2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards Nominee, Outstanding Performance By A Stunt Ensemble

2010 World Stunt Awards Nominee, Best Fire Stunt: Gamer

2010 World Stunt Awards Nominee, Best Work With A Vehicle: Fast & Furious 4

2001 World Stunt Awards Nominee, Best Water Work: Perfect Storm

After serving for five years in the British Royal Navy as a Mine Clearance Diver, Tim came from England to Hollywood in 1992 to pursue his dream of a career as a stuntman. For the last 25 years, Tim has worked on most of the big budget action movies, and has been fortunate to have played a key role, stunt-wise in many of them. He has crashed, slid, jumped, and turned over cars, (“Mr & Mrs Smith”, “Dukes of Hazzard”, “Man of the House”, Fast & Furious 4), performed high falls and skydives; he has been strapped to an ejection seat during freefall (“Stealth” & Iron Man), BASE jumped from a moving car, (“xXx”), BASE jumped into Downtown L.A. (“Along Came Polly”), BASE jumped live into the 2004 Superbowl at Houston Reliant Stadium (in front of 80,000 people), flown his wingsuit over L.A. and landed in Paramount studios, (“World Stunt Awards”), Spent hours, days, & weeks underwater (“Sphere & “The Hunley” "Man of Steel), been involved in extensive fight & weapons based work, with the finest fight choreographers in the business, (“300”), as well as all of the “nuts & bolts” of stunt work; falls, wire-work, crashes, fire burns, etc.

Doubles: Brian Van Holt, Thomas Hayden Church, Daniel Bernhardt, Brian Thomson, Rupert Everett, Rhys Ifans, Dash Mihok.

Awards & Achievements:

2002 World Stunt Awards Nominee, Best Specialty Stunt: Swordfish

2003 World Stunt Awards Winner, Best Specialty Stunt: xXx

2003 World Stunt Awards Nominee, Best Overall Stunt: xXx

2005 World Stunt Awards Nominee, Best Specialty Stunt: Along Came Polly

2008 Screen Actors Guild Awards Nominee, Outstanding Performance By A Stunt Ensemble: 300

2008 World Stunt Awards Winner, Best Fight: 300

2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards Nominee, Outstanding Performance By A Stunt Ensemble

2010 World Stunt Awards Nominee, Best Fire Stunt: Gamer

2010 World Stunt Awards Nominee, Best Work With A Vehicle: Fast & Furious 4

2001 World Stunt Awards Nominee, Best Water Work: Perfect Storm

Personal Info

Known For Crew

Gender Male

Known Credits 36

Birthday -

Place of Birth -

Official Site http://www.timrigby.com/

Also Known As

  • Timothy Rigby
  • T.J. Rigby
  • Timothy J. Rigby

Crew TV ShowsMovies

2017 Justice League Stunts
2017 Wonder Woman Stunt Coordinator
2016 Westworld (1 episode)Stunts
2016 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Stunt Coordinator
2014 300: Rise of an Empire Stunt Coordinator
2013 Man of Steel Stunt Coordinator
2011 Water for Elephants Stunts
2010 Salt Stunts
2010 The Odds Stunts
2009 Angels & Demons Stunts
2009 Underworld: Rise of the Lycans Stunts
2008 Eagle Eye Stunts
2007 Shoot 'Em Up Stunts
2007 Live Free or Die Hard Stunts
2007 300 Utility Stunts Stunts
2005 Serenity Stunts
2005 Mr. & Mrs. Smith Utility Stunts
2005 Constantine Stunts
2004 Cellular Stunts
2004 Van Helsing Stunts
2004 Along Came Polly Stunts
2003 Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines Stunts
2003 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle Stunts
2003 Bruce Almighty Stunts
2003 Old School Stunts
2002 Star Trek: Nemesis Stunts
2002 xXx Stunts
2001 K-PAX Stunts
2001 Rock Star Stunts
2001 Swordfish Stunts
1999 Wild Wild West Stunts
1997 Titanic Stunts

Acting

2010 The Book of Eli as Convoy Thug
2008 Iron Man as Viper 1
2001 A.I. Artificial Intelligence as Yeoman
1997 City of Industry as Bodyguard #3

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