Jessica Bennett
Jessica Bennett
Gender:
Female
Height:
5 ft. 2 in.
Weight:
115 pounds
Eyes:
Green
Hair Color:
Red
Hair Length:
Long
Waist:
25
Inseam:
29
Shoe Size:
7.5
Physique:
Athletic
Coat/Dress Size:
4
Ethnicity:
Caucasian / White, Eastern European
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Service:
818-769-1777
Mobile:
615-405-0290
Address:
United States
Stunt Reel
Acting Reel
Film Credits
Role
Reference
Killer of MenStuntsChris Bradley
Zombie KillerStuntsChip Mefford
The Mad Seasons of AlexineStuntsBobby Aldridge
Fight to FinishMMA Fighter/StuntsCalTex Film/Billy R Smith
CurioStunt Coordinator/PeformerJust Shoot it/48 Hour Film Festival/Top 23 in Los Angeles
Don Juan and Don TuSword Fighter Joshua Bradley
HalloweenStunts [Car Hit]Chris Nielson
The WitchStunt Double Olivia FreemanLuke LaFontaine & Jesse Johnson
To Serve and ProtectStunt CoordinatorDrama Deluxe
Keys to FreedomStuntsDirector Keith Davis/Coordinator Dante ha
Extinction EventStuntsBobby C King
Tower of JoyHorse WranglerAnthony DeLongis
Wicked WaysAsst Coordinator/Emily Blokker Stunt DoubleLuke LaFontaine, Joe Perez
Television
Role
Reference
Man At Arms Season 5FighterBreak Media/Joshua Bradley
Man at Arms Seasons 6-7Co Action CoordinatorBreak Media
The GeekiesFighter/Opening Video & Live showNedopak Productions/John Maclay and Steve Huff
Children's HospitalStunt PerformerAbominable Pictures/Chris Bradley
Rizzoli and Isles Episode 606Stunt Double Christina CarlisiMerritt Yohnka
Making HistoryLeighton Meester Stunt DoubleJennifer Badget/20th Century Fox
Commercial
Role
Reference
Stage
Role
Reference
Delusion: The Blood RiteStunt/Scare ActressJon Braver and Neil Patrick Harris
Romeo et JulietteSword FighterThe Florida Grand Opera/David Lefkowich/Joshua and Chris Bradley
Zombies Attack ChicagoChoreographerNothing without a Company
Four TwinsChoreographerTheatre School at DePaul University/Jenn BeVard/Nick Sandys
MacBethFleance/Child MacDuffDePaul University/Stephen Anderson
A Clockwork OrangeVariousDePaul University/Ilesa Duncan/Chuck Coyl
The Whipping ManFight DirectorWest Coast Jewish Theatre/Howard Teichman/Ovation Recommended
2014 Del Mar National Horse Show: Rancho Inalo Riding TeamWeapons on Horseback & Ground SupportAnthony De Longis
Comikaze 2013 Fight DemosFighter/Black WidowIron Shield LLC/Choreo. Anthony De Longis
Labyrinth MasqueradeFighter/Fight CoordinatorSypher Art Studios
Music Videos
Role
Reference
Ramona Flowers "Lust and Lies" Precision DriverBrown and Jacobs/Coor. Chris Bradley
Homeless in HeathrowStunt CoordinatorBrandon Dermer
Alice "Wide Awake"Sword FighterChris Bradley
Motion Capture
Role
Reference
DePaul University Motion Capture StudiesMotion Capture PerformerDePaul University Cinema
Guild Affiliations
SAG / AFTRA
Stunt Skills
Stunt Skills: Ratchets, High Fall, Squibs, Precision Driving, Horseback Riding, Pro Horseman, Animal Training, Fight-Guy/Gal - General, Reactions, I Do Barrel Rolls, Rappelling, Wire Work, Fire Burns, Weapons ~ General, Jet Skiing, Car Hits, I Ground Pound, Motion Capture, Dialogue, Driving: 180's, Driving: Near Misses, Driving: Car to Car Hits, Low Falls 30'-Under, Martial Arts: Kung Fu, Weapons: Sword, Weapons: Guns, Weapons: Knife, Weapons: Staff, Weapons: Katana, Car Work, Mini Tramp, Horse Falls, Fire Burns ~ Prep & Safety, Rappelling ~ AUSIE, Martial Arts Basic, Tumbling ~ Basic, Creature Suit / Prosthetics, Med-Fall 30'-60', Hatchet / Axe Throwing, Prat Falls, Mounted Combat, Flying-Rig, Weapons: Rapier, Weapons: Dagger, Weapons: Broadsword, Weapons: Smallsword, Weapons: Gladius, Quarterstaff, Horse: Bareback, Horse: Roman, Horse: Saddle, Motorcycle: "M" Licence, Stair Falls, Fire: Partial Burn, Water Work, Footfalls, Horse: Drags, Dirt Bikes, Stage Fighting, Weapons: Sword & Shield, Driving: 90's, Weapons: Pistol, Weapons: Rifle - AR-15, etc., Weapons: Shotgun
Unique Talents: Currently completing Training to be an Advanced Emergency Medical Technician. Will be in the National Registry by March 2016
Athletic Skills: Basketball, Boxing , Martial Arts, Rollerblading, Swimming, Equestrian, Fencing, Softball, Yoga, Grappling, Archery, Tae Bo, Horse: English, Horse: Jumping, Horse: Rodeo, Horse: Barrel Race, Horse: Western, Equestrian: PRO LEVEL, Horse: Saddle Falls, Bow & Arrow, Bow & Arrow: Compound, Circus: Slide for LIfe
Accents: British, French, German, Irish, Midwest, Scottish, Southern, Cockney, New York (Bronx), New York (Brooklyn), Texan
Spoken Languages:
Dance: Ballet, Modern, Salsa, Swing, Waltz, Jazz
Training
The Theatre School at DePaul University, Chicago, IL, Conservatory Acting Degree, List upon request, 2010, 4 year acting degree. Focus in movement and stage combat. 2.5 years as Assistant to the fight Director Nick Sandys. Also worked alongside Fight Directors Chuck Coyl and Neil Massey
Level I Stunt Driving, Seattle, WA, Basic precision/stunt driving techniques, Steve Buckley, 2009, Workshop to learn 90 slides, 180's, basic drifting and how to work a car for the commercial world.
Aquanautics Dive, Sylmar, CA, Scuba, Jeff Mills, 2012, Basic Diver Certification. Can work as water safety as well as very comfortable in water situations. Also excellent with snorkel & swimming strokes
Groundlings Professional Program, Los Angeles, CA, Acting/Improv, Various, 2013, Always working & improving my skills as a performer. You never know when you will be asked to say dialogue or generally step up to the plate to deliver a character. Began the school in 2012 and am currently still a member
Shaolin Kung Fu, Los Angeles, CA, Martial Arts, Billy R Smith, 2012, Continuing study of the Southern style of Kung Fu: Shaolin.
Eagle Claw Kung Fu, Atlanta, GA, Martial Arts, David Morizot, 2014, Currently training with David Morizot in Eagle Claw Kung Fu. Sifu Morizot not only is a remarkable teacher, but also gives opportunities to relate it to the stunt industry and how what we do always applies.
Filipino Martial Arts , Atlanta, GA, Martial Arts, Gurus Keith Davis and Terese Davis, 2015, Taught out of Atlanta Midtown Judo; I've had the pleasure to work with Gurus Keith and Terese in FMA basics and Kali.
Awards
Los Angeles 48 Hour Film Project, Best Practical Fx, 2014, Our film "A Journey Back" won several awards and nominations, and proud to have this one accredited to me for blood effects as well as fire
Los Angeles 48 Hour Film Project: Holiday Edition, Best Director, 2015, Won for our stunt filled comedy titled "Chalchiuhtotalin." I had the honor to direct the piece for Iron Relic Entertainment, in which we were nominated for 17 awards and won 8, which included Best Direction and Best Stunts
References
Joshua BradleyFriend and Colleague 3234972295
Billy R SmithKung Fu Sigung8182313672
Daniel Ford BeavisFriend; Canadian Stunt Coordiantor3062221941
Anthony De LongisMentor, Rancho Indalo Riding Team, Weapons Training8184228664
Chris BradleyFriend and Colleague3234970530
Angele CaronFriend and Colleague8575401123
Employment Details
Work History: Commercial, Film, Industrial, Internet Projects, Music Video, Radio, Television, Theater, Voice Over
Job Categories: Dialogue / Acting, Directing, Special Effects, Stunts, Writing, Set Operation, Stunt Coordinator, Fight Coordinator, Fight Choreographer, Movement Choreographer, Motion Capture, Stunt Double, Stunt Driver, SPECIALTY - STUNT
Prior Job Title(s): Casting Associate; Freelance Film Work, Production Designer , Assistant to the Fight Director and DePaul University
Are you willing to work Globally?: yes
Authorized to work in United States?: yes
What state are you considered a Local Hire?: California
What state are you considered a Local Hire?: Georgia
Do you have a valid passport?: yes