Kevin Mathews
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Professional Credits

Many of the films listed below can be purchased through Amazon by clicking on the posters!

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Wire Effects Co-ordinator, Stunt Wire Supervisor

Film Productions - Credited and/or Worked On

In Progress - NEW FOR 2018!

Johnny English 3

  • Directed by David Kerr
  • 2018
  • Synopsis: Johnny English returns to save the world again..

MI6

  • Directed by Christopher McQuarrie
  • 2018
  • Synopsis: Plot unknown.

Untitled Terminator Reboot

  • Directed by Tim Miller
  • 2018
  • Synopsis: Plot unknown.
Solo

Solo: A Star Wars Story

  • Directed by Ron Howard
  • 2018
  • Synopsis: Han Solo and Chewbacca's adventures before joining the Rebellion, including their early encounters with Lando Calrissian..
Discovery of Witches

A Discovery of Witches

  • Directed by various
  • 2018
  • Synopsis: TV Series. Diana Bishop, historian and witch, accesses Ashmole 782 and knows she must solve its mysteries. She is offered help by the enigmatic Matthew Clairmont, but he's a vampire and witches should never trust vampires.

Big Ears: Dumbo

  • Directed by Tim Burton
  • 2018
  • Synopsis: A live-action remake of the animated Disney film, "Dumbo", in which a young elephant with extraordinarily large ears develops the skill to fly.

Past Productions

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

  • Directed by Joachim Ronning, Espen Sandberg
  • 2017
  • Synopsis: Captain Jack Sparrow searches for the trident of Poseidon.

Tomb Raider

  • Directed by Roar Uthaug
  • 2018
  • Synopsis: Lara Croft sets out on her first expedition to finish her father's archaeological research and uncover ancient secrets in order to clear his disgraced name. .

Robin Hood: Origins

  • Directed by Otto Bathurst
  • 2017
  • Synopsis: A gritty take on the classic Robin Hood story.

Transformers: The Last Knight

  • Directed by Michael Bay
  • 2017
  • Synopsis: Optimus Prime finding his home planet, Cybertron, now a dead planet, which he comes to find he was responsible for killing. He finds a way to bring the planet back to life, but in order to do so he needs to find an artifact, and that artifact is on Earth.

The Mummy

  • Directed by Alex Kurtzman
  • 2017
  • Synopsis: Thought safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient queen whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day.

Kingsman: The Golden Circle

  • Directed by Matthew Vaughn
  • 2017
  • Synopsis: When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency Statesman to save the world..

Los Alamos

  • Directed by Unknown
  • 2016
  • Synopsis: TV Series. The story of the clash between scientists and the military during the development of the first Atomic Bomb.

The Foreigner

  • Directed by Martin Campbell
  • 2016
  • Synopsis: The IRA took his family. The police looked the other way. Now he must get revenge..

Wonder Woman

  • Directed by Patty Jenkins
  • 2017
  • Synopsis: An Amazon princess leaves her island home to explore the world, and becomes the greatest of its heroes..

The Jungle Book

  • Directed by Jon Favreau
  • 2016
  • Synopsis: After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan forces him to flee the jungle, a man-cub named Mowgli embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of panther, Bagheera, and free spirited bear, Baloo.

Jason Bourne

  • Directed by Paul Greengrass
  • 2016
  • Synopsis: Plot Unknown.

Eddie the Eagle

  • Directed by Dexter Fletcher
  • 2016
  • Synopsis: The story of Great Britain's first ski jumper to enter the Winter Olympics.
Spectre

James Bond: Spectre

  • Directed by Sam Mendes
  • 2015
  • Synopsis: A cryptic message from Bond's past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.

Tarzan

  • Directed by David Yates
  • 2016
  • Synopsis: Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.

Alice in Wonderland: Through the Looking Glass

  • Directed by James Bobin
  • 2015
  • Synopsis: Sequel to the 2010 film Alice In Wonderland.

Victor Frankenstein

  • Directed by Paul McGuigan
  • 2015
  • Synopsis: Told from Igor's perspective, we see the troubled young assistant's dark origins, his redemptive friendship with the young medical student Viktor Von Frankenstein, and become eyewitnesses to the emergence of how Frankenstein became the man - and the legend - we know today.

Exodus

  • Directed by Ridley Scott
  • 2014
  • Synopsis: An account of Moses' hand in leading the Israelite slaves out of Egypt.

Jupiter Ascending

  • Directed by Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski
  • 2014
  • Synopsis: In the future, a young destitute human woman gets targeted for assassination by the Queen of the Universe, and begins her destiny to finish the Queen's reign.

The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

  • Directed by Guy Ritchie
  • 2014
  • Synopsis: In the early 1960s, CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB operative Illya Kuryakin participate in a joint mission against a mysterious criminal organization, which is working to proliferate nuclear weapons.

The Muppets... Again!

  • Directed by James Bobin
  • 2014
  • Synopsis: Whilst on a grand world tour, the Muppets find themselves wrapped into an European jewel-heist caper headed by a Kermit lookalike..

The Fast and the Furious 6

  • Directed by Justin Lin
  • 2013
  • Synopsis: Agent Hobbs enlists the aid of Dom and team to help bring a rival gang, led by Owen Shaw, to justice. In exchange for clear records, they must put an end to their schemes, no matter how personal the cost..

A Good Day to Die Hard

  • Directed by John Moore
  • 2013
  • Synopsis: John McClane travels to Russia to help out his seemingly wayward son, Jack, only to discover that Jack is a CIA operative working to prevent a nuclear-weapons heist, causing the father and son to team up against underworld forces.
Les Miserables

Les Misérables

  • Directed by Tom Hooper
  • 2012
  • Synopsis: An adaptation of the successful stage musical based on Victor Hugo's classic novel set in 19th-century France, in which a paroled prisoner named Jean Valjean seeks redemption.
Dark Shadows

Dark Shadows

  • Directed by Tim Burton
  • 2011
  • Synopsis: A gothic-horror tale centering on the life of vampire Barnabas Collins and his run-ins with various monsters, witches, werewolves and ghosts. Based on the popular "Dark Shadows" TV series.

Gravity

  • Directed by Alfonso Cuaron
  • 2011
  • Synopsis: The lone survivor of a space mission to repair the Hubble telescope desperately tries to return to Earth and reunite with her daughter.

World War Z

  • Directed by Marc Forster
  • 2011
  • Synopsis: Ten years after the human victory over the world wide Zombie epidemic, referred to as World War Z, Max Brooks scours the world collecting the stories and experiences of those who have survived the conflict that almost eradicated humanity.

Hugo Cabret

  • Directed by Martin Scorsese
  • 2011
  • Synopsis: Set in 1930s Paris, an orphan who lives in the walls of a train station is wrapped up in a mystery involving his late father and an automaton.
Snow White

Snow White and the Huntsman

  • Directed by Tarsem Singh
  • 2011
  • Synopsis: In a twist to the fairy tale, the Huntsman ordered to take Snow White into the woods to be killed winds up becoming her protector and mentor in a quest to vanquish the Evil Queen.

Prometheus

  • Directed by Ridley Scott
  • 2011
  • Synopsis: A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.

Wrath of the Titans

  • Directed by Johnathan Liebesman
  • 2011
  • Synopsis: Perseus embarks on a treacherous quest into the underworld to rescue Zeus, who has been targeted for capture by his traitorous son, Ares, and his brother, Hades. .
War Horse

War Horse

  • Directed by Stephen Spielberg
  • 2011
  • Synopsis: Follows a young man named Albert and his horse, Joey, and how their bond is broken when Joey is sold to the cavalry and sent to the trenches of World War One. Despite being too young to enlist, Albert heads to France to save his friend.
Pirates of the Caribbean - On Stranger Tides

Pirates of the Caribbean - On Stranger Tides

  • Directed by Rob Marshall
  • 2011
  • Synopsis: Jack Sparrow and Barbossa embark on a quest to find the elusive fountain of youth, only to discover that Blackbeard and his daughter are after it too.
War Horse

John Carter

  • Directed by Andrew Stanton
  • 2011
  • Synopsis: Civil War vet John Carter is transplanted to Mars, where he discovers a lush, wildly diverse planet whose main inhabitants are 12-foot tall green barbarians. Finding himself a prisoner of these creatures, he escapes, only to encounter Dejah Thoris, Princess of Helium, who is in desperate need of a savior..
Haywire

Haywire

  • Directed by Steven Soderburgh
  • 2011
  • Synopsis: A black ops super soldier seeks payback after she is betrayed and set up during a mission.
Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones

  • Directed by Thomas McCarthy
  • 2010
  • Synopsis: An adaptation of George R. R. Martin's epic fantasy series "A Song of Ice and Fire," in which kings, queens, knights and renegades use swords and magic to battle for the throne..
Brighton Rock

Brighton Rock

  • Directed by Rowan Joffe
  • 2010
  • Synopsis: A small-town hood opts to marry the waitress who can prove he was behind the murder of a rival thug.
Gullivers Travels

Gulliver's Travels

  • Directed by Rob Letterman
  • 2010
  • Synopsis: Travel writer Lemuel Gulliver takes an assignment in Bermuda, but ends up on the island of Liliput, where he towers over its tiny citizens.

Clash of the Titans

  • Directed by Louis Literrier
  • 2010
  • Synopsis: A remake of the 1981 film version of the myth of Perseus and his quest to battle both Medusa and the Kraken monster in order to save the Princess Andromeda.

Sherlock Holmes

  • Directed by Guy Ritchie
  • 2010
  • Synopsis: Detective Sherlock Holmes (Robert Downey Jr.) and his stalwart partner Watson (Jude Law) engage in a battle of wits and brawn with a nemesis whose plot is a threat to all of England.

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

  • Directed by Mike Newell
  • 2010
  • Synopsis: Based on the video game, which follows an adventurous prince who teams up with a rival princess to stop an angry ruler from unleashing a sandstorm that could destroy the world.
Nine

Nine

  • Directed by Rob Marshall
  • 2009
  • Synopsis: Nine is a musical following a film director named Guido Contini, who is in his middle age. He is trying to complete his next film. His main problem is that he has too many women in his life. Luisa, his wife, Carla his sexy mistress, and Claudia, his muse and protege.

James Bond 007 - Quantum of Solace

  • Directed by Marc Foster
  • 2008
  • Synopsis: Seeking revenge for the death of his love, secret agent James Bond sets out to stop an environmentalist from taking control of a country's water supply.

The Wolfman

  • Directed by Joe Johnston
  • 2009
  • Synopsis: Upon his return to his ancestral homeland, an American man (Del Toro) is bitten, and subsequently cursed by, a werewolf.

Sweeney Todd

  • Directed by Tim Burton
  • 2008
  • Synopsis: The infamous story of Benjamin Barker, a.k.a Sweeney Todd, who sets up a barber shop down in London which is the basis for a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, Mrs. Lovett. Based on the hit Broadway musical.

50 Dead Men Walking (aka Man On The Run)

  • Directed by Karl Scogland
  • 2008
  • Synopsis: Based on a true story and set in the 1980's when Irish politics was at its most treacherous and kids were growing up amongst daily fire bombings and riots.

City Of Ember

  • Directed by Gil Kenan
  • 2008
  • Synopsis: For generations, the people of the City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights. But Ember's once powerful generator is failing ... and the great lamps that illuminate the city are starting to flicker.

The Dark Knight (Batman)

  • Directed by Christopher Nolan
  • 2007
  • Synopsis: Batman and Gordon find alliance with a newly appointed DA Harvey Dent to stop a vicious killer with a warped sense of humor known only as The Joker, a threat to both the good, and the evil of Gotham City.

The Dark Is Rising

  • Directed by David Cunningham
  • 2007
  • Synopsis: A boy's life is turned upside down when he learns that he is the last of a group of immortal warriors who have dedicated their lives to fighting the forces of the dark. .

His Dark Materials: The Golden Compass

  • Directed by Chris Weitz
  • 2007
  • Synopsis: In a parallel universe, young Lyra Belacqua journeys to the far North to save her best friend and other kidnapped children from terrible experiments by a mysterious organization.

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

  • Directed by David Yates
  • 2007
  • Synopsis: With their warning about Lord Voldemort's return scoffed at, Harry and Dumbledore are targeted by the Wizard authorities as an authoritarian bureaucrat slowly seizes power at Hogwarts..

Stardust

  • Directed by Matthew Vaughn
  • 2007
  • Synopsis: In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm...

The Da Vinci Code

  • Directed by Ron Howard
  • 2005
  • Synopsis: Film version of the International Bestseller by Dan Brown, and starring Tom Hanks. A murder in the Louvre and clues in Da Vinci paintings lead to the discovery of a religious mystery protected by a secret society for two thousand years -- which could shake the foundations of Christianity.

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

  • Directed by Mike Newell
  • 2005
  • Synopsis: When Harry Potter's name emerges from the Goblet of Fire, he becomes a competitor in a grueling battle for glory among three wizarding schools - the Triwizard Tournament.

Flyboys

  • Directed by Tony Bill
  • 2005
  • Synopsis: The adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, young Americans who volunteered for the French military before the U.S. entered World War I, and became the country's first fighter pilots.

Doom

  • Directed by Andrzej Bartowiak
  • 2005
  • Synopsis: Something has gone wrong at a remote scientific research station on Mars. All research has ceased. Communication has failed. And the messages that do get through are less than comforting. It's a level 5 quarantine and the only souls allowed in or out are the Rapid Response Tactical Squad - hardened Space Marines armed to the teeth with enough firepower to neutralize the enemy... or so they think.

Nanny Mc Phee

  • Directed by Kirk Jones
  • 2004
  • Synopsis: Emma Thompson stars as a governess who uses magic to rein in the behavior of seven ne'er-do-well children in her charge.

King Arthur

  • Directed by Antonine Faquar
  • 2003
  • Synopsis: The Romans are leaving. The political void left by them sees the start of a struggle for power amongst the remaining tribes. Arthur's Knights have been given their last mission to save a child from the Saxon onslaught...

Proof

  • Directed by John Madden
  • 2003
  • Synopsis: The daughter of a brilliant but mentally disturbed mathematician, recently deceased, tries to come to grips with her possible inheritance: his insanity. Complicating matters are one of her father's ex-students who wants to search through his papers and her estranged sister who shows up to help settle his affairs.
Alibi

Alibi

  • Directed by David Richards
  • 2003
  • Synopsis: a thriller with a bit of romance and touches of black humour along the way. Greg is discovered with the dead body of his wife's lover by Marcey, a public servant moonlighting as a waitress at a party thrown by Greg for he and his wife's wedding anniversary.

Troy

  • Directed by Wolfgang Peterson
  • 2003
  • Synopsis: With soaring photography that circles from above then swoops in for the action, TROY is Wolfgang Petersen's majestic presentation of the classic Greek legend.

The League of Extraordinary Gentleman

  • Directed by Stephen Norrington
  • 2003
  • Synopsis: Set in Victorian England, this is the story of a collection of characters from several literary classics who have been summoned together by Queen Victoria. The collective includes Alan Quatermain from 'King Solomon's Mines', Mina Harker from Bram Stoker's 'Dracula', Dorian Gray from Oscar Wilde's 'The Picture Of Dorian Gray', and 'Captain Nemo' from Jules Verne's '20,000 Leagues Under The Sea'. The characters must combine their talents to save the world.

Tomb Raider 2: The Cradle of Life

  • Directed by Jan de Bont
  • 2002
  • Synopsis: Lara Croft is back and on another mission to save the world. She must find the mythological Pandora's Box from a temple located under water. No sooner has Lara secured the artefact then it is stolen by a Criminal organisation intent on using it to create a deadly weapon...

Bright Young Things

  • Directed by Stephen Fry
  • 2002
  • Synopsis: Based on the novel 'Vile Bodies' by Evelyn Waugh. Adam is part of a young novelist who is trying to earn enough money so he can marry his love. This is the story of Adam and his friends in the London of the 1930s.

James Bond - Die Another Day

  • Directed by Lee Tamahori
  • 2002
  • Synopsis: James Bond after being imprisoned and tortured in North Korea for over a year, wins his freedom when M bargains for his release. Out for revenge Bond is hot on the heels of Zao, the agent who captured him and Gustav Graves, a unscrupulous tycoon who threatens the safety of the entire world...

Charlotte Gray

  • Directed by Gillian Armstrong
  • 2001
  • Synopsis: 1943. The World is at war. Charlotte Gray, a young Scottish woman is parachuted behind enemy lines in southern France. Officially, she has been recruited by the British government to liase with the local Resistance group. Unofficially, she is searching for her lover, missing in action. As Charlotte becomes more deeply involved with the Resistance fighters, she realises that her love for France and its people will change her life forever.

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

  • Directed by Christopher Columbus
  • 2001
  • Synopsis: Cars fly, trees fight back and a mysterious house-elf comes to warn Harry Potter at the start of his second year of a danger that may threaten his life. The Chamber of Secrets reopens and the heir of Slitherin returns to Hogwarts.

 

Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone

  • Directed by Christopher Columbus
  • 2000
  • Synopsis: Harry Potter learns on his 11th birthday that he is the orphaned son of two powerful wizards and possesses magical powers of his own.
    Harry then begins his first year at Hogwarts and with the help of his new friends Ron and Hermoine, takes on Lord Voldemort for the first time to stop him from using the mysterious Philosopher's Stone.

Shackleton

  • Directed by Kenneth Branagh
  • 2001
  • Synopsis: In 1914 Ernest Shackleton and his crew set off for the South Pole on the ship Endurance. It sank leaving them stranded and this is the story of their fight for survival.

Band of Brothers

  • Directed by Steven Spielberg / Tom Hanks
  • 2000
  • Synopsis: The story of Easy Company of the 101st Airborne, U.S. Army starting with their training in 1942 and documents their achievements through to the fall of Nazi Germany.

Shanghai Noon

  • Directed by Tom Dei
  • 1999
  • Synopsis: Chon Wang is on a mission to rescue the beautiful Princess Pei Pei from her kidnappers, he enlists the help of a cowboy called Roy O'Bannon and together they get set for an adventure.

Whatever happened to Harold Smith

  • Directed by Peter Hewitt
  • 1999
  • Synopsis:

James Bond - The World Is Not Enough

  • Directed by Roger Spottiswood
  • 1999
  • Synopsis: Complete with ski chases, casino hijinks, high-tech gadgetry, and sultry women, the 19th installment in the James Bond franchise features the increasingly at ease Pierce Brosnan in his third appearance as 007, in a race to save the world's oil supply.

Entrapment

  • Directed by John Amiel
  • 1998
  • Synopsis: An art thief becomes caught up in an insurance investigator's game to catch him red-handed. A plan to carry out a huge theft is set in motion. But just who is fooling who?

Sleepy Hollow

  • Directed by Tim Burton
  • 1998/99
  • Synopsis: A policeman investigates a series of murders in the village of Sleepy Hollow in the 1700s. The victims' bodies have been found without their heads. Legend has it that a headless horseman who roams the woods is responsible...
Felicia's Journey

Felicias Journey

  • Directed by Atom Egoyam
  • 1998
  • Synopsis: A lonely middle-aged catering manager spends all of his time studying tapes of an eccentric TV chef. Meanwhile, a young woman is making her way from Ireland to find her boy friend, who moved to England to get a job in a lawn-mower factory.

Star Wars - Episode One, The Phantom Menace

  • Directed by Rick Macullam
  • 1998
  • Synopsis: A prequel to Star Wars which introduces the main characters; a young boy with special powers called Anakin Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi. The galaxy is threatened by war and the Jedi Knights must keep the peace at all costs. Jedi warrior Qui-Gon Jinn sets out to save the planet of Naboo from the Trade Federation.

Avengers

  • Directed by Jeremiah Chechik
  • 1997
  • Synopsis: A spy-spoof based on the television series of the 1960s which finds Steed called to the Ministry's secret agency to investigate the strange weather systems affecting the country.

Mortal Kombat 2

  • Directed by John Leonetti
  • 1996
  • Synopsis: Shao-Kahn arrives on earth with his extermination squads determined to eliminate anything in his way..
Hamlet

Hamlet

  • Directed by Kenneth Branagh
  • 1996
  • Synopsis: Branagh tackles Shakespeare once again with the uncut, four-hour long story of the melancholy Dane.

Bent - Channel 4

  • Directed by Sean Mathias
  • 1996
  • Synopsis: The story of the fate of three homosexual men during the rise of Nazism.

Funny Bones

  • Directed by Peter Chelsom
  • 1995
  • Synopsis: Tommy Fawkes wants to be a successful comedian but his Las Vegas debut is a failure. He goes back to Blackpool...

White Squall

  • Directed by Ridley Scott
  • 1995
  • Synopsis: Thirteen young men begin an adventure of a lifetime on a sailing trip captained by Christopher Chaldean. When disaster hits in the form of a huge storm the crew must fight to survive...

Mary Shelleys' Frankenstein

  • Directed by Kenneth Branagh
  • 1994
  • Synopsis: An all-star version of Mary Shelley's gothic horror story in which Victor Frankenstein creates a monster that threatens to destroy him.

Judge Dredd

  • Directed by Danny Cannon
  • 1994
  • Synopsis: An all action tale set in the year 2139 AD in which Sylvester Stallone appears in the title role as a law-enforcer who takes no prisoners in his task of bringing law and order to a turbulent city.

Alien 3

  • Directed by David Fincher
  • 1990/91
  • Synopsis: Ripley finds herself the sole survivor of another alien attack. This time she finds herself on Fiorina 161, a penal colony... It is not long before Ripley realises that her doomed escape pod was contaminated with the alien. Now she is imprisoned on a planet where weapons are unavailable...

Storyteller: The Greek Myths

  • Directed by Jim Henson
  • 1989
  • Synopsis:

Indiana Jones, The Last Crusade

  • Directed by Steven Spielberg
  • 1988
  • Synopsis: The fearless archaeologist is once again pitted against the Nazis as he musters up every last ounce of courage and cunning to rescue his father and the Holy Grail.

The Adventures of Baron Munchaussen

  • Directed by Terry Gilliam
  • 1987
  • Synopsis: A remake of the classic story where Baron Munchausen must prove his reputation as one of history's most remarkable adventurers, or be seen as one of the greatest liars of all time. So, with the help of his four close friends, each one having a special power, he sets out on new adventures.

Willow

  • Directed by Ron Howard
  • 1987
  • Synopsis: In this sword and sorcery fantasy tale a timid yet valiant dwarf is entrusted with delivering a tiny royal infant from evil. His journey is dangerous as he encounters many characters along the way.

Who Framed Roger Rabbit

  • Directed by Robert Zemekis
  • 1987
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The Princess Bride

  • Directed by Rob Reiner
  • 1986
  • Synopsis: A young boy is less than thrilled when his grandfather arrives to read him the story of 'The Princess Bride', a swashbuckling tale full of fencing, fighting, giants and monsters. He is very surprised when the story comes to life before his enchanted eyes...

Hope and Glory

  • Directed by John Boorman
  • 1985
  • Synopsis:

Absolute Beginners

  • Directed by Julian Temple
  • 1985
  • Synopsis:

Haunted Honeymoon

  • Directed by Gene Wilder
  • 1985
  • Synopsis: This spoof of spooky mystery stories follows radio stars Larry Abbot and his fiance Vickie on their prenuptial visit to the groom's ancestral home. But strange things start happening when all of Larry's eccentric relatives compete to be next in line for the family fortune.

Labyrinth

  • Directed by Jim Henson
  • 1985
  • Synopsis: A young woman wishes her baby brother would be taken away by goblins. Her wish comes true and now she must rescue him by going through the forbidding passages of the labyrinth to reach the goblin castle of the mighty wizard king.
Merlin and the Sword

Arthur The King (aka Merlin and The Sword)

  • Directed by Clive Donner
  • 1985
  • Synopsis: Classic tale of King Arthur and how his wife is kidnapped by his evil sister. Lancelot is sent out to try and retrieve the lost queen and unfortunately falls in love with her. Forbidden love, revenge, family rivalry, and magic are all prominent themes.
Alan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold

Alan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold

  • Directed by Gary Nelson
  • 1984
  • Synopsis: Allan Quatermain once again teams up with Jesse Huston where the discovery of a mysterious old gold piece sends Quatermain looking for his long-lost brother, missing in the wilds of Africa after seeking a lost white race.
The Bride

The Bride

  • Directed by Frank Roddam
  • 1984
  • Synopsis: Sting is Doctor Frankenstein in this remake of the old classic film Bride of Frankenstein.

Lifeforce

  • Directed by Tobe Hooper
  • 1984
  • Synopsis: A band of Aliens travel to Earth and their leader sets out to drain the lifeforce of every person that she meets with. Soon the planet is in serious trouble... Can she be destroyed before it is too late?...

Sheena, Queen of the Jungle

  • Directed by John Guillaman
  • 1983
  • Synopsis:

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

  • Directed by Steven Spielberg
  • 1983
  • Synopsis: Indiana goes in search of the Ankara Stone, but manages to free hundreds of children in the process.

Amadeus

  • Directed by Milos Forman
  • 1982
  • Synopsis: The story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. He was coarse, bawdy, drunk, screeched like a child and yet was one of the greatest composers who ever lived.

Time Bandits

  • Directed by Terry Jones
  • 1982
  • Synopsis: An impudent journey through time and space, where all the famous characters are not how they appeared in your school books.

Greystoke

  • Directed by Hugh Hudson
  • 1982
  • Synopsis: The story of John Clayton who is rescued and reared by apes following the shipwreck of his parents. The film explores the pressures on him in his transition from the jungle to English civilised society.

The Meaning of Life

  • Directed by Terry Gilliam
  • 1982
  • Synopsis: Truly outrageous Monty Python film about the mystery of birth, death, and everything in between!

Clash Of The Titans

  • Directed by Desmond Davis
  • 1981
  • Synopsis: Full of pride, Cassiopeia compares her daughter's beauty to that of Hera. Angered, the queen of the gods has Poseidon unleash the monstrous beast Craken to destroy their village unless Cassiopeia's daughter, Andromeda, is sacrificed. Perseus, the son of Zeus, becomes enchanted with the breathtaking beauty and is determined to save her from this fate...

Outland

  • Directed by Peter Hymans
  • 1981
  • Synopsis: A secret threatens the sanity of miners working in the depths of an outer planet.

McVicar

  • Directed by Tom Clegg
  • 1980
  • Synopsis: A drama based on the life of the professional British crook John McVicar. The film highlights many of the brutal aspects of life in a top security prison.

Eye of the Needle

  • Directed by Richard Marquand
  • 1980
  • Synopsis: The outcome of World War II is dependant upon one man's ability to stop an important German agent from reporting to Hitler. Popular suspense thriller based on a novel by Ken Follett.

Superman 1 & 2

  • Directed by Richard Donner
  • 1976/77
  • Synopsis: In 'Superman', possibly the greatest comic strip story of all time, Christopher Reeve stars in the lead role as the crime busting action hero. In 'Superman 2' renegade survivors from Krypton threaten Earth with a space bomb. Lex Luthor and two dastardly accomplices take over the White House. Superman races to the rescue and undertakes a series of mighty struggles.
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Television Productions

Incredible Mr Goodwin

"Paranoia" TV Series
The Incredible Mr. Goodwin - Sky
Dynamo (Magician) - Sky Watch
The Bill - I.T.V.
Little Dorritt - BBC
Apparitions - Lime Pictures
In the Night Garden - BBC
Dr. Who - BBC
Nail Bomber - BBC
Casualty - BBC
Holby City - BBC
Man Stroke Woman - Thames / Talkback
Riot at the Rite - BBC
Messiah - BBC
The Last Detective - Meridian
Walking With Space Men - Channel 4
Red Cap - BBC
Calendar Girl - Channel 4
White Teeth - Channel 4
Trial and Retribution - French TV
Dot the i - Channel 4
Footballers Wives - I.T.V
Three Blind Mice - French TV
The I Inside - Channel 4
Red Alert - BBC
BBC Interactive - BBC
Frankenstein - Granada
Friday Night Live - I.T.V.
The Great Operas - Channel 4
Paul Merton, The Series - Hatrick Productions
Mr. Majeka - T.V.S.
Arthur the King - American T.V.
The Racing Game - Grampian
Londons Burning - Thames
Ruby Wax Show - Limehouse
Storytellers - Henson Organisation
Saracens - I.T.V.
Generation Game - B.B.C.
Blue Peter - B.B.C.
Jeeves & Wooster - I.T.V.
Poirot - L.W.T.
Alexi Sayle 'Paris' - Talkback
Brighton Boy - BB Productions
Skinner & Baddiel - I.T.V.
Thin Blue Line - B.B.C.
1996 Brit Awards - I.T.V.
French Lotto
Don't Forget Your Toothbrush - I.T.V.
English National Lottery - B.B.C.
How do they do that? - B.B.C.
Noel Edmonds House Party - B.B.C.
Sunburn - B.B.C.
Lisa Reilly - Carlton
The Olympics - B.B.C.
Mission Impossible - Trouble TV
Rory Bremner Summer Special - Channel 4
Harry Potter - Theatre Production
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Pop Promotions

Kevin Mathews
Presents

One Direction

One Direction

Rizzle Kixks, Will Young

Kylie Minogue

Fat Boy Slim, Blur

So Solid Crew, Beverley Knight, Bjork, Tori Amos
Spice Girls, All Saints, RDF

Queen, David Bowie, Supergrass, Alisha's Attic,

Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton, Jeff Lynn,
Jarvis Cocker, Duran Duran, Dire Straits, Kate Bush,
Alsou - Before you Love Me (Matrix Dance),

K. L. F., Suggs of Madness, Lulu, Elisabeth Troy and Nerina.
 
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Media & Photographic Still Shoots

Tatler - The Magazine
Maxim - The Magazine
Vogue - The Magazine
Elle - The Magazine
Red - The Magazine
In Style - The Magazine
Country Life - The Magazine
Sunday Times - Magazine Supplement
Independent - Magazine Supplement
Saturday Telegraph - Magazine Supplement
Giorgio Armani
Christian Dior
Rimmel
Chanel
Estee Lauder
Calvin Klein
Russell Grant Horoscopes- Newspaper
The Sun - Newspaper
The Mirror - Newspaper
News Of The World - Newspaper
Worked with many of the industries top Photographers including David Bailey
 
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Commercials

We have had the pleasure of working on hundreds of commercials worldwide.
They include no less than Saatchi and Saatchi, British Airways, Pepsi, Coke, Orange, Vodafone, Kool Aid, O2, BT Cellnet, Halifax, Nat West, Barclays Bank and Rimmel (Kate Moss), LG TV.. etc.
A full list is available on request.
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Certificates

  • Wire Effects Co-ordinator
  • Stunt Wire Supervisor
  • H.O.D. Master Rigger
  • N V Q Parts 2 and 3 Accredited by QCA
  • Master Supervising Rigger
  • SFX and Stunt Flying Wire Supervisor
  • P.A.D.I Divemaster and HSE Approved Diver
  • BBC listed and Approved Wire Supervisor and Supervising Master Rigger
  • SITAC and CITB Qualified Rigger / Scaffolder
  • British Flim and Television BECTU Union Committee Member
  • Screen Actors Guild Member
  • Equity Member
  • BAFTA Member
  • BAFTA Jury Member 1994
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Recommendations

A list of recommendations can be obtained upon request.

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Festivals

Executive Producer of South East Asia Koh Samui Music Festival in Thailand - 2005

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