ABOUT US

DIVERGENT (2014): LBP Stunts working on the finale fight with fight coordinator JJ Perry of 87Eleven Action Design

FATE OF THE FURIOUS (2017): Team members Alex Hashioka and Nate Hitpas working in the prison sequence for 2nd Unit Director & Stunt Coordinator JJ Perry

IRON FIST, SEASON 2 (2018): Team members Nate Hitpas, Tony Vittorioso, Sarah Irwin, and Emmanuel Manzanares in rehearsal with Stunt Coordinator Clayton J. Barber and the team

SKYSCRAPER (2018): Team member Emmanuel Manzanares in Pre-Production for 2nd Unit Director JJ Perry at 87Eleven Action Design in Los Angeles, CA

TITANS, SEASON 2 (2019): Team members Brendon Huor and Emmanuel Manzanares fight coordinating the season finale fight for Stunt Coordinator Tim Connolly in Toronto, Canada

BLOODSHOT (2020): Team member Emmanuel Manzanares co-fight coordinating and running action "C" cam for 2nd Unit Director & Stunt Coordinator JJ Perry in Cape Town, South Africa

DISCLAIMER REGARDING STUNT TRAINING AND/OR CLASSES

  • We are not a stunt union, stunt association, or stunt school, and do not endorse any schools.
  • We do not, nor ever will offer any public or private classes for stunt training. Stunt training is only offered for cast members of film and television productions that the team have worked or are currently working on due to safety and liability reasons.

ABOUT

LBP Stunts Chicago was co-founded in 2006 in Chicago, IL by team director Emmanuel Manzanares, and has since become an emerging group of SAG-AFTRA stunt performers, fight choreographers, and fight coordinators that specialize in various types of fight choreography, action design, and stunt performance for film and television productions based primarily in the Chicagoland and Midwest area. We also have branches in Los Angeles, Atlanta, and New York.

We're also making things happen behind the scenes either for pre-production or during production, with services such as:

PRE-PRODUCTION SERVICES

  • Action Design/Pre-Vis Conceptualization
  • Filming/Editing Stunt Pre-Visualization (Pre-Vis)
  • Stunt Training & Rehearsals for cast members of Film/TV Productions

PRODUCTION SERVICES

  • Stunt Performance
  • Fight Choreography/Coordination
  • Action Direction/Coordination
  • Assisting Stunt and Fight Coordinators to realize their vision of action design for the production on screen

We have put our unique brand of stunt performance and action design on film and television productions, as well as motion capture for video game productions and print ads for photography shoots.

To get a taste of what we can perform and execute as a team or individuals, check out our team demo reel below:

MISSION STATEMENT

We strive to use our experience to perform and safely coordinate action, fight, and stunt sequences for film and television productions that are not only exciting, but unique in execution.