Hollywood Stunt Director
Colin Handley, Stunt Park Founder and stunt training instructor, is dedicated to inspiring the next generation of stunt performers. He is an advisor to Marwah Studios and the Asian Academy of Film & Television in Noida, India.
Colin Handley is an Australian stunt performer. In his younger years, he was a gymnast and later on went ahead to become a martial artist, and won nine times National Black Belt Champion title. His martial arts career took him all over the world and his achievements include gold medalist at the Pacific Taekwondo Championships, silver medalist at the Asian Taekwondo Championships, and undefeated champion in the Martial Arts League.
Colin landed several acting and stunt roles on General Hospital, Santa Barbara, Magnum PI, Baywatch, and a string of movies and TV shows. His acting and stunt career in Hollywood enabled him to work alongside some of his greatest heroes including Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, Bruce Willis, Jean Claude Van Damme, and David Hasselhoff, to name a few.
In 1990, Colin Handley had a vision to open a world class stunt training facility. The Stunt Academy was born! In 2015, Colin’s vision to launch an all encompassing stunt training action packed attraction, Stunt Park, was realized.
Colin strongly believes that stunts are a very important aspect of film making. Attitude, fitness, courage, knowledge and skills play significant roles in performing stunts successfully. This requires specialized techniques. World class stunt training is essential to learn these techniques. Hollywood stunts have advanced rapidly due to new technology that makes stunts appear realistic. He is the official trainer for Universal Studios.