Neil Finnighan

Stunts, Actor, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

Stunts, Actor, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director


A former Commando and SF soldier, with as well as his combat service medals, Neil was presented with Her Majesty's Lord Lieutenant award for "17 Years outstanding military service as a member of the Forces in the Service of Her Majesty The Queen and the Country". Having worked on numerous blockbusters and winning a 2013 Taurus World Stunt Award, ...
Awards
1 win & 1 nomination.

Known For


The Fifth Element
The Fifth Element
Stunts (1997)
Judge Dredd
Judge Dredd
Stunts (1995)
Batman Begins
Batman Begins
Stunts (2005)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
StuntsLast Letter from Your Lover
(stunt coordinator) (post-production)
2021
StuntsRebecca
(stunt coordinator)
2020/I
StuntsHis Dark Materials
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 2 episodes) - The Lost Boy (2019) ... (stunt coordinator) - Armour (2019) ... (stunt coordinator)
2019
StuntsWarren
(TV Series) (stunt performer - 2 episodes) - The Tax Return (2019) ... (stunt performer) - The Rival (2019) ... (stunt performer)
2019
StuntsPatient Zero
(stunt performer)
2018/I
StuntsPatrick Melrose
(TV Mini-Series) (stunt co-ordinator - 2 episodes) - Never Mind (2018) ... (stunt co-ordinator) - Bad News (2018) ... (stunt co-ordinator)
2018
StuntsMcMafia
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode) - Episode #1.8 (2018) ... (stunt coordinator)
2018
StuntsMurder on the Orient Express
(stunts)
2017
StuntsSherlock
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 4 episodes) - The Final Problem (2017) ... (stunt coordinator) - The Lying Detective (2017) ... (stunt coordinator) - The Six Thatchers (2017) ... (stunt coordinator) - The Empty Hearse (2014) ... (stunt coordinator)
2014-2017
StuntsThe Take
(assistant stunt coordinator)
2016
StuntsLondon Has Fallen
(stunt performer: UK)
2016
StuntsSpectre
(stunts)
2015/I
StuntsPan
(stunt performer)
2015
StuntsAvengers: Age of Ultron
(stunt performer)
2015
StuntsThe Hoarder
(stunt coordinator)
2015
StuntsDeath in Paradise
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 2 episodes) - Until Death Do You Part (2015) ... (stunt coordinator) - Damned If You Do... (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
2015
StuntsSilent Witness
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 2 episodes) - Falling Angels: Part 2 (2015) ... (stunt coordinator) - Falling Angels: Part 1 (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
2015
StuntsNativity 3: Dude, Where's My Donkey?!
(stunt coordinator)
2014
StuntsNorthern Soul
(stunt coordinator)
2014
StuntsElectricity
(stunt coordinator)
2014
StuntsIn the Club
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode) - Rosie (2014) ... (stunt coordinator)
2014
StuntsGame of Thrones
(TV Series) (on set supervisor - 1 episode, 2014) (stunt performer - 1 episode, 2013) - First of His Name (2014) ... (on set supervisor - as Neil Finneghan) - The Bear and the Maiden Fair (2013) ... (stunt performer)
StuntsPlastic
(stunt coordinator)
2014/I
StuntsDa Vinci's Demons
(TV Series) (stunt performer - 1 episode) - The Voyage of the Damned (2014) ... (stunt performer)
2014
StuntsInspector George Gently
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 12 episodes) - Gently Going Under (2014) ... (stunt coordinator) - Gently with Honour (2014) ... (stunt coordinator) - Blue for Bluebird (2014) ... (stunt coordinator) - Gently Between the Lines (2014) ... (stunt coordinator) - Gently in the Cathedral (2012) ... (stunt coordinator) Show all 12 episodes
2010-2014
StuntsCuban Fury
(stunt coordinator)
2014
StuntsThe Great Train Robbery
(TV Mini-Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode) - A Copper's Tale (2013) ... (stunt coordinator - as Neil Finnigan)
2013
StuntsWelcome to the Punch
(stunt performer)
2013
StuntsIn Fear
(stunt coordinator)
2013/I
StuntsThe Dark Knight Rises
(stunts)
2012
StuntsThe Hollow Crown
(TV Mini-Series) (stunt performer - 1 episode) - Henry IV, Part 1 (2012) ... (stunt performer)
2012
StuntsSightseers
(stunt coordinator)
2012
StuntsThe Cold Light of Day
(stunt driver)
2012
StuntsShadow Dancer
(stunt double)
2012
StuntsSherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows
(stunt performer)
2011
StuntsJohnny English Reborn
(stunt performer)
2011
StuntsKiller Elite
(stunt double: Dominic Purcell)
2011
StuntsOne Day
(stunt performer)
2011
StuntsMisfits
(TV Series) (stunt performer - 1 episode) - Episode #2.5 (2010) ... (stunt performer)
2010
StuntsMerlin
(TV Series) (stunt performer - 4 episodes) - The Coming of Arthur: Part Two (2010) ... (stunt performer) - The Sorcerer's Shadow (2010) ... (stunt performer) - The Tears of Uther Pendragon (2010) ... (stunt performer) - Excalibur (2008) ... (stunt performer)
2008-2010
StuntsDownton Abbey
(TV Series) (stunt performer - 1 episode) - Episode #1.6 (2010) ... (stunt performer)
2010
StuntsDCI Banks
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 2 episodes) - Aftermath: Part 2 (2010) ... (stunt coordinator) - Aftermath: Part 1 (2010) ... (stunt coordinator)
2010
StuntsPelican Blood
(stunt coordinator)
2010
StuntsShanghai
(stunts)
2010
StuntsChatroom
(stunt safety)
2010
StuntsAshes to Ashes
(TV Series) (stunt performer - 2 episodes, 2009) (stunts - 1 episode, 2010) - Episode #3.6 (2010) ... (stunts) - Episode #2.4 (2009) ... (stunt performer) - Episode #2.3 (2009) ... (stunt performer)
StuntsWild Target
(stunt performer)
2010
StuntsKick-Ass
(stunt performer)
2010
StuntsThe Queen
(TV Series) (stunt performer - 1 episode) - Us and Them (2009) ... (stunt performer)
2009
StuntsThe Descent: Part 2
(stunt performer/double)
2009
StuntsThe Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
(stunt player: London - as Neil Finnigan)
2009
StuntsSkins
(TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode) - Cook (2009) ... (stunts)
2009
StuntsSpy(ies)
(stunt performer)
2009
StuntsFifty Dead Men Walking
(stunt performer)
2008
StuntsCity of Vice
(TV Mini-Series) (stunt performer - 1 episode) - Episode #1.5 (2008) ... (stunt performer)
2008
StuntsIncendiary
(stunts)
2008
StuntsRuby Blue
(stunt coordinator)
2007
StuntsDeath Defying Acts
(stunt performer)
2007
StuntsAtonement
(stunt performer)
2007
StuntsDalziel and Pascoe
(TV Series) (stunt performer - 2 episodes) - Demons on Our Shoulders: Part 2 (2007) ... (stunt performer - as Neil Finnigan) - Demons on Our Shoulders: Part 1 (2007) ... (stunt performer - as Neil Finnigan)
2007
StuntsClosure
(stunt performer)
2007
StuntsStormbreaker
(stunts)
2006
StuntsHolby City
(TV Series) (stunt performer - 1 episode) - I Am Not What I Am (2006) ... (stunt performer)
2006
StuntsDonovan
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode) - Episode #2.3 (2006) ... (stunt coordinator)
2006
StuntsBlackbeard: Terror at Sea
(TV Movie) (stunts)
2006
StuntsLife on Mars
(TV Series) (stunt performer - 1 episode) - Episode #1.2 (2006) ... (stunt performer - as Neil Finnigan)
2006
StuntsMonarch of the Glen
(TV Series) (stunts - 4 episodes, 2004 - 2005) (stunt coordinator - 4 episodes, 2003 - 2004) - Episode #7.6 (2005) ... (stunts) - Episode #6.5 (2004) ... (stunt coordinator) - Episode #6.4 (2004) ... (stunt coordinator) - Episode #6.3 (2004) ... (stunts) - Episode #6.2 (2004) ... (stunts) Show all 8 episodes
StuntsSeparate Lies
(stunt performer)
2005
Stunts55 Degrees North
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode) - Episode #2.3 (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
2005
StuntsBatman Begins
(stunt performer)
2005
StuntsGypo
(stunt coordinator)
2005
StuntsDoctor Who
(TV Series) (stunt performer - 1 episode) - Dalek (2005) ... (stunt performer - as Neil Finnigan)
2005
StuntsThe Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
(stunts)
2005
StuntsSahara
(stunt player)
2005
StuntsSea of Souls
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 2 episodes) - Omen: Part 2 (2005) ... (stunt coordinator) - Omen: Part 1 (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
2005
StuntsMarple
(TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode) - Agatha Christie's Marple (2004) ... (stunts - uncredited)
2004
StuntsTrial & Retribution
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 2 episodes) - Blue Eiderdown: Part 2 (2004) ... (stunt coordinator) - Blue Eiderdown: Part 1 (2004) ... (stunt coordinator)
2004
StuntsGladiatress
(stunt performer)
2004
StuntsThe Inspector Lynley Mysteries
(TV Series) (stunt man - 1 episode) - A Cry for Justice (2004) ... (stunt man - as Neil Finneghan)
2004
StuntsAgent Cody Banks 2: Destination London
(stunt player)
2004
StuntsLara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life
(stunts)
2003
StuntsSecond Nature
(TV Movie) (stunts)
2003
StuntsThe Planman
(TV Movie) (stunts)
2003
StuntsNew Tricks
(TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode) - The Chinese Job (2003) ... (stunts)
2003
StuntsWilbur Wants to Kill Himself
(stunt coordinator)
2002
StuntsTough Love
(TV Movie) (stunts)
2002
StuntsPure
(stunts - as Neil Finnigan)
2002/I
StuntsReign of Fire
(stunts)
2002
StuntsThe Gathering Storm
(TV Movie) (stunts)
2002
StuntsBorn and Bred
(TV Series) (stunt performer)
2002
StuntsFormula 51
(stunts)
2001
StuntsBand of Brothers
(TV Mini-Series) (stunts - 4 episodes, 2001) (stunt performer - 1 episode, 2001) - Crossroads (2001) ... (stunts) - Replacements (2001) ... (stunts) - Carentan (2001) ... (stunts) - Day of Days (2001) ... (stunts) - Currahee (2001) ... (stunt performer)
StuntsLara Croft: Tomb Raider
(utility stunts)
2001
StuntsMessiah
(TV Mini-Series) (stunt performer - 1 episode) - The First Killings (2001) ... (stunt performer)
2001
StuntsCaptain Corelli's Mandolin
(stunts)
2001
StuntsQuills
(stunts)
2000
StuntsBilly Elliot
(stunts)
2000
StuntsGladiator
(stunts)
2000
StuntsThe World Is Not Enough
(stunts - uncredited)
1999
StuntsThe Debt Collector
(stunts)
1999
StuntsElizabeth
(stunts - as Neil Finnegan)
1998
StuntsHetty Wainthropp Investigates
(TV Series) (stunts - 2 episodes) - For Love nor Money (1998) ... (stunts) - Woman of the Year (1997) ... (stunts)
1997-1998
StuntsSaving Private Ryan
(stunts)
1998
StuntsTomorrow Never Dies
(stunts)
1997
StuntsThe Break
(stunts: Dublin Crew)
1997
StuntsMacbeth
(stunt co-ordinator - as Neil Finnigan)
1997
StuntsThe Fifth Element
(stunts)
1997
StuntsTouching Evil
(TV Series) (stunts - as Neil Finneghan)
1997
StuntsJim's Gift
(TV Movie) (stunt performer - as Neil Finnigan)
1996
StuntsMr. Toad's Wild Ride
(stunts)
1996
StuntsCold Lazarus
(TV Mini-Series) (stunts - 1 episode) - Episode #1.4 (1996) ... (stunts - as Neil Finnigan)
1996
StuntsRestoration
(stunts - as Neil Finnigan)
1995
StuntsJudge Dredd
(stunts)
1995
StuntsPie in the Sky
(TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode) - Lemon Twist (1995) ... (stunts)
1995
RoleTitleYear
ActorHunted
(TV Series) Military Man - Ambassadors (2012) ... Military Man - LB (2012) ... Military Man
2012
ActorClosure
Man On Horse
2007
ActorLayer Cake
Troop
2004
ActorBlackball
MTV Awards Stunt Guy
2003
ActorThe Bill
(TV Series) Don Jennings - 131: Two Hours (2003) ... Don Jennings - 130: Bully (2003) ... Don Jennings
2003
ActorLorna Doone
(TV Movie) Jack Ridd (as Neil Finnigan)
2000
ActorHetty Wainthropp Investigates
(TV Series) Stuart Pridwell - Something to Treasure (1998) ... Stuart Pridwell
1998
ActorSaving Private Ryan
Ramelle Paratrooper
1998
ActorTomorrow Never Dies
Carver's Thug (uncredited)
1997
ActorProteus
Brinkstone's Armed Guard (as Neil Finnegan)
1995
ActorHarry
(TV Series) Ryan - Episode #1.4 (1993) ... Ryan
1993
RoleTitleYear
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorNorthern Soul
(action unit director)
2014