Ross Scharphorn
Ross Scharphorn
Gender:
Male
Height:
5 ft. 11 in.
Weight:
175 pounds
Eyes:
Blue
Hair Color:
Salt/Pepper
Hair Length:
Short
Waist:
33/32
Inseam:
30
Shoe Size:
9 1/2
Physique:
Athletic
Coat/Dress Size:
40 R
Ethnicity:
Caucasian / White
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Ross Scharphorn Stunt Reel
Film Credits
Role
Reference
The Amazing Spiderman 2Stunt Pedestrian Andy/James Armstrong
Television
Role
Reference
SupergirlStunt Passenger #2John Medlen/Merritt Yohnka
Rush HourStunt Cop #1Jeff Wolf
Angie TribecaRobber 2/ Stunt DriverErik Solky
NCISND Stunt #2Diamond Farnsworth
General HospitalHenchman #2Tim Davison
HouseUtility Stunt #3Jim Vickers
Numb3rsSWAT #5Jim Vickers
Project Greenlight: The Leasure ClassStunt DriverJulius LaFlore
Good Girl’s RevoltStunt Reporter #1Walter Scott
SuperstoreStunt Scary ClownBen Scott
Angie TribecaMan (Stunts/Acting)Erik Solkey
Funny StoryUtility Stunt/ ActingRyan Sturz
Code BlackWillis Double (Rob Lowe)Mike Gaines/Con Schell
Get ShortyFed in CarBen Scott
The Thinning 2Stunt Guard #1Ryan Sturz
Assassins Creed Odyssey PromoStunt Villager Kieran Gallagher
Commercial
Role
Reference
Stage
Role
Reference
Music Videos
Role
Reference
Sleigh Bells Rill RillStunt DriverJohn Watts
The Diamond Light Cold MoonStunt DriverBrad Schulz
Muse Dig DownStunt GuardRyan Sturz
Calvin Harris My WayStunt DriverEmil Nava
Motion Capture
Role
Reference
Guild Affiliations
SAG / AFTRA
Stunt Skills
Stunt Skills: Ratchets, Trampoline, High Fall, Squibs, Air Rams, Precision Driving, Motorcycle: Precision, Precision Boating, Horseback Riding, Fight-Guy/Gal - General, Reactions, Certified Scuba Diver - PADI, Wave Runner, Sky Diving, Bungee Jumping, Rappelling, Fire Burns, Weapons ~ General, Jet Skiing, Knee Boarding, Car Hits, I Ground Pound, Dialogue, TRAINING: Rick Seaman's Super Level 1, Stunt Driving, Driving: 180's, Driving: 360's, Driving: 90 Degree Box Park, Driving: 180 Degree Box Park, Driving: Pipe Ramp, Driving: Canon Roll Overs, Driving: Jumps Ramp to Ramp, Driving: Jumps Dirt to Dirt, Driving: Drifting, Driving: Road Racing, Driving: Near Misses, Driving: Car to Car Hits, Low Falls 30'-Under, Weapons: Guns, Car Work, Mini Tramp, Fire Burns ~ Prep & Safety, Rappelling ~ ASSAULT, Tumbling ~ Basic, Med-Fall 30'-60', High Fall 60'-90', Boatwork, Prat Falls, Professional Rallycross, Driving: Ice Specialist, Marksman ~ Pistols & Rifles, Horse: Saddle, Powerboat Operator - Prop & et, Stair Falls, Fire: Full Burn, Fire: Partial Burn, ATV, Water Work, Footfalls, Wet Bikes, Stage Fighting, Bobby Orr Level 1, Driving: 90's, Weapons: Pistol, Weapons: Rifle - AR-15, etc., Weapons: Shotgun, TRAINING: Rick Seaman's Super Level 2, *ALL EXPECTED SKILLS
Unique Talents: I am an expert level stunt driver. I can handle any type of vehicle big or small, and hit my marks in the safest way possible and in the least amount of takes. I am currently an instructor at the Motion Picture Driving Clinic. I love to do all the regular fall guy stuff like fights, falls, ground pounding, etc, but when it comes to sliding/jumping/crashing cars, I can hang with the best of em.
Athletic Skills: Baseball , Cycling, Football, Swimming, Tennis, Bowling, Equestrian, Ice Skating, Snow Skiing, Softball, Volleyball, Water Skiing, Waverunners, Billiard Player, White Water Rafting, Archery, Race Car Driver (Nascar), Mountain Biking, Rope Climbing, Horse: Western, Bicycle Work, Bow & Arrow, Bow & Arrow: Compound, Race Car Driver (Multiple), Kayak
Accents: Australian, British, German, Irish, Midwest, Scottish, Canadian, New England, New York (Brooklyn), Eastern European, American - Standard American, American - Southern Drawl
Spoken Languages: English
Dance:
Training
Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, MI, Bachelor of Science in Film Production, 2005, I have a B.S. in film and was a trained Panavision camera op
Motion Picture Driving Clinic, Rosamond CA, Stunt Driving Super Level 1, Danny Downey, 2011, I was trained at Rick Seaman's in 2011, and was good enough to be hired as an instructor there in 2012. I am currently instructing there now.
Bobby Ore's Stunt Driving School, Camarillo CA, Stunt Driving Level 1, Jim Wilkey, 2006, Jim Wilkey taught me how to do the world's best 180 there.
Seat Time, Camarillo CA, Stunt Driving, Chris Guzzi / Tom Harper, 2008, I started going to Seat Time in 08 when it was run by Chris Guzzi, then went back a couple times when Tom Harper took over.
ABR Stunt Driving Challenge, Inglewood CA, Stunt Driving Competition, Event Coord: Corey Eubanks, 2010, I finished in 5th place out of 30 stunt drivers
Stunt Drive For Freedom Event, Rosamund CA , Stunt Driving Competition, Event Coord: Rick Seaman, 2010, I finished in 4th place out of 50 stunt drivers
Awards
References
Employment Details
Work History: Film, Television
Job Categories: Stunts, Stunt Performer
Prior Job Title(s): Stunts / Utility Stunts, Stunt Performer, Stunt Rigger
Are you willing to work Globally?: yes
Authorized to work in United States?: yes
What state are you considered a Local Hire?: California
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Do you have a valid passport?: yes