John Koyama

Stunts, Actor, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

Stunts, Actor, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director


John got his start in the film business as a stunt man in 1990 on the film The Perfect Weapon. At the age of 9, he started studying boxing, kickboxing, gung fu, kali and escrima and eventually Bruce Lee's art of Jeet Kune Do under Dan Inosanto and Richard Bustillo at the original Filipino Kali Academy in Torrance, California. With over 100 film ...
Birth date
1973-02-03
Awards
2 nominations.

Activities


RoleTitleYear
StuntsAn American Pickle
(fight coordinator) / (stunt coordinator)
2020
StuntsBlack Monday
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 19 episodes) - I Don't Like Mondays (2020) ... (stunt coordinator) - At That Time (2020) ... (stunt coordinator) - Lucky Shoes (2020) ... (stunt coordinator) - Who Are You Supposed to Be? (2020) ... (stunt coordinator) - Arthur Ponzarelli (2020) ... (stunt coordinator) Show all 19 episodes
2019-2020
StuntsInterrogation
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 10 episodes) - I.A. Sgt. Ian Lynch & Det. Brian Chen vs Trey Carano 2003 (2020) ... (stunt coordinator) - P.I. Charlie Shannon vs Amy Harlow 2003 (2020) ... (stunt coordinator) - P.I. Charlie Shannon vs Eric Fisher 1996 (2020) ... (stunt coordinator) - Det. Carol Young & Det. Brian Chen vs Melanie Pruitt 2005 (2020) ... (stunt coordinator) - Henry Fisher vs Eric Fisher 1992 (2020) ... (stunt coordinator) Show all 10 episodes
2020
StuntsNCIS: Los Angeles
(TV Series) (stunts - 10 episodes) - Kill Beale: Vol. 1 (2019) ... (stunts) - Hit List (2018) ... (stunts) - Black Market (2016) ... (stunts - uncredited) - Core Values (2016) ... (stunts) - Chernoff, K. (2015) ... (stunts) Show all 10 episodes
2010-2019
StuntsPreacher
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 42 episodes, 2016 - 2019) (fight coordinator - 34 episodes, 2016 - 2019) - End of the World (2019) ... (fight coordinator - uncredited) / (stunt coordinator) - Overture (2019) ... (fight coordinator) / (stunt coordinator) - Fear of the Lord (2019) ... (fight coordinator - uncredited) / (stunt coordinator) - Messiahs (2019) ... (fight coordinator) / (stunt coordinator) - The Lost Apostle (2019) ... (fight coordinator) / (stunt coordinator) Show all 43 episodes
StuntsFuture Man
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 5 episodes) - The Brain Job (2019) ... (stunt coordinator) - Dia de Los Robots (2019) ... (stunt coordinator) - Countdown to a Prologue (2019) ... (stunt coordinator) - Herpe: Fully Loaded (2017) ... (stunt coordinator) - Pilot (2017) ... (stunt coordinator)
2017-2019
StuntsJustice League
(stunt performer - uncredited)
2017
StuntsThe Last Ship
(TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode) - The Scott Effect (2016) ... (stunts)
2016
StuntsBatman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
(stunts)
2016
StuntsJia
(Short) (stunt coordinator)
2015/I
StuntsFurious 7
(fight coordinator) / (stunts)
2015
StuntsDig
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode) - Pilot (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
2015
StuntsThe Sun Devil and the Princess
(Short) (fight coordinator) / (stunt coordinator)
2014
StuntsAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
(TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode) - A Fractured House (2014) ... (stunts)
2014
StuntsConan
(TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode) - Steven Ho/Molly Shannon/Mike Recine (2014) ... (stunts)
2014
Stunts300: Rise of an Empire
(stunts)
2014
StuntsMan of Steel
(stunts - uncredited)
2013
StuntsAfter Earth
(assistant fight stunt coordinator)
2013
StuntsThe Power of Few
(stunt driver)
2013
StuntsThe Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2
(assistant stunt coordinator) / (co-stunt coordinator)
2012
StuntsTotal Recall
(assistant fight stunt coordinator - uncredited)
2012/I
StuntsOut
(Short) (fight choreographer)
2011/II
StuntsThe Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1
(assistant stunt coordinator: Louisiana) / (co-stunt coordinator)
2011
StuntsPrime Suspect
(TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode) - Regrets, I've Had a Few (2011) ... (stunts)
2011
StuntsPirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
(stunt performer)
2011
StuntsHanna
(stunt co-coordinator) / (stunt trainer)
2011
StuntsThe Green Hornet
(stunts)
2011
StuntsUndocumented
(stunts)
2010
StuntsOperation: Endgame
(fight choreographer) / (stunt coordinator)
2010
StuntsIn Plain Sight
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 7 episodes, 2008 - 2010) (assistant stunt coordinator - 1 episode, 2008) - The Born Identity (2010) ... (stunt coordinator) - Don't Cry for Me Albuquerque (2009) ... (stunt coordinator) - Once a Ponzi Time (2009) ... (stunt coordinator) - Let's Get It Ahn (2009) ... (stunt coordinator) - A Fine Meth (2008) ... (stunt coordinator) Show all 8 episodes
StuntsDeadly Impact
(fight choreographer) / (stunt coordinator)
2010
StuntsLeverage
(TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode) - The Runway Job (2010) ... (stunts)
2010
StuntsThe Book of Eli
(assistant stunt coordinator)
2010
StuntsDid You Hear About the Morgans?
(stunts - uncredited)
2009
StuntsCrazy Heart
(stunts - uncredited)
2009
StuntsCold Case
(TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode) - Chinatown (2009) ... (stunts - uncredited)
2009
StuntsGamer
(stunt player) / (stunts)
2009
StuntsG.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra
(stunts)
2009
StuntsEasy Money
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 4 episodes, 2008 - 2009) (fight choreographer - 1 episode, 2008) - Extra Mayo (2009) ... (stunt coordinator) - Chock Full O'Nuts (2008) ... (fight choreographer) / (stunt coordinator) - Collateral Damage (2008) ... (stunt coordinator) - Sub-Prime (2008) ... (stunt coordinator)
StuntsCrank: High Voltage
(stunts)
2009
Stunts500 Days of Summer
(stunt coordinator)
2009
StuntsKatana
(TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode) - Pilot (2009) ... (stunt coordinator)
2009
StuntsMy Own Worst Enemy
(TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode) - That Is Not My Son (2008) ... (stunts - uncredited)
2008
StuntsRole Models
(stunt player)
2008
Stunts$5 a Day
(stunt coordinator) / (stunts)
2008
StuntsTropic Thunder
(stunts)
2008
StuntsMask of the Ninja
(TV Movie) (fight coordinator)
2008
StuntsRing of Death
(TV Movie) (stunt performer)
2008
StuntsSwing Vote
(stunt coordinator)
2008
StuntsLiving Hell
(TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
2008
StuntsHamlet 2
(stunts)
2008
StuntsSunshine Cleaning
(stunt coordinator) / (stunt rigger - uncredited) / (stunts)
2008
StuntsLove Lies Bleeding
(Video) (fight choreographer) / (stunt coordinator)
2008
StuntsBen 10: Race Against Time
(TV Movie) (fight choreographer) / (co-stunt coordinator)
2007
StuntsBalls of Fury
(stunts)
2007
StuntsPirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
(stunts)
2007
StuntsRedline
(stunts)
2007
StuntsUndead or Alive: A Zombedy
(fight choreographer) / (co-stunt coordinator)
2007
StuntsFinishing the Game
(stunts)
2007
StuntsFreedom Writers
(stunts)
2007
StuntsStandoff
(TV Series) (stunts - 2 episodes) - Life Support (2006) ... (stunts - uncredited) - Circling (2006) ... (stunts - uncredited)
2006
StuntsPirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
(stunts - uncredited)
2006
StuntsEnd Game
(stunts)
2006
StuntsThe Unit
(TV Series) (stunts)
2006
StuntsBig Momma's House 2
(stunts)
2006
StuntsFool's Gold
(stunt coordinator)
2005
StuntsWar of the Worlds
(stunts - uncredited)
2005
StuntsCollateral
(stunts)
2004
StuntsDaredevil
(assistant stunt coordinator) / (stunts - uncredited)
2003
StuntsWindtalkers
(stunts)
2002
StuntsMalevolent
(stunts)
2002
StuntsKing Rikki
(stunts - as John Koyoma)
2002
StuntsSpider-Man
(stunts - uncredited)
2002
StuntsWicked Game
(utility stunts)
2002
StuntsThe Time Machine
(stunts - uncredited)
2002
StuntsWe Were Soldiers
(stunts - uncredited)
2002
StuntsKung Pow: Enter the Fist
(stunts)
2002
StuntsThe Ghost
(stunts - as John Y. Koyama)
2001
StuntsI'll Remember April
(stunts)
2000
StuntsHundred Percent
(Short) (stunts)
2000
StuntsBrother
(stunts)
2000/I
StuntsPartners
(TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
2000
StuntsWalker, Texas Ranger
(TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode) - The General's Return (2000) ... (stunts)
2000
StuntsGedo
(Video) (stunts)
2000
StuntsThe Prophecy 3: The Ascent
(Video) (stunts)
2000
StuntsBowfinger
(stunts - uncredited)
1999
StuntsThe Corruptor
(stunts)
1999
StuntsSeven Days
(TV Series) (stunts)
1998
StuntsVengeance Unlimited
(TV Series) (stunts)
1998
StuntsBuddy Faro
(TV Series) (stunts)
1998
StuntsBlade
(stunts - uncredited)
1998
StuntsLethal Weapon 4
(stunts)
1998
StuntsGodzilla
(stunts - uncredited)
1998/I
StuntsHundred Percent
(stunts)
1998
StuntsThe Replacement Killers
(stunts)
1998
StuntsRed Corner
(stunts)
1997
StuntsPensacola: Wings of Gold
(TV Series) (stunts)
1997
StuntsSpawn
(stunts - uncredited)
1997
StuntsSpy Game
(TV Series) (stunts)
1997
StuntsCrisis Center
(TV Series) (stunts)
1997
StuntsBeverly Hills Ninja
(stunts - as John Koy)
1997
StuntsHigh School High
(stunts)
1996
StuntsEscape from L.A.
(stunts - as John Koy)
1996
StuntsNash Bridges
(TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode) - Home Invasion (1996) ... (stunts - uncredited)
1996
StuntsHigh Incident
(TV Series) (stunts)
1996
StuntsMADtv
(TV Series) (stunts)
1995
StuntsJade
(stunts - uncredited)
1995
StuntsMortal Kombat
(stunt player)
1995
StuntsBatman Forever
(stunts - uncredited)
1995
StuntsDeadly Target
(stunts - as Johnny Koy)
1994
StuntsDouble Dragon
(stunts - as Jon Koy)
1994
StuntsVanishing Son IV
(TV Movie) (stunts - as John Koy)
1994
StuntsVanishing Son
(TV Movie) (stunts - as Johnny Kay)
1994
StuntsRising Sun
(stunts - as Johnny Koy)
1993
StuntsSilk Stalkings
(TV Series) (stunts)
1991
RoleTitleYear
ActorBlack Monday
(TV Series) Yakuza Member - 295 (2019) ... Yakuza Member
2019
ActorThe Night Shift
(TV Series) Big Bar Guy #1 - Trust Issues (2016) ... Big Bar Guy #1
2016
ActorGeico James Bond Parody Television Commercial
(Video short) Henchman (as John Y. Koyama)
2015
ActorJia
(Short) Takeshi
2015/I
ActorFurious 7
Audi R8 Racer (uncredited)
2015
ActorOut
(Short) Nick
2011/II
ActorDeadly Impact
X-Ray Agent
2010
ActorThe Book of Eli
Sniper
2010
ActorCold Case
(TV Series) Chinese Gangster - Chinatown (2009) ... Chinese Gangster (uncredited)
2009
ActorIn Plain Sight
(TV Series) Asian Man - Let's Get It Ahn (2009) ... Asian Man
2009
ActorKatana
(TV Series) Toshiro - Pilot (2009) ... Toshiro
2009
ActorFelon
Asian Fighter
2008
ActorRing of Death
(TV Movie) Crying Man (uncredited)
2008
ActorThe Game
(TV Series) Tattoo Artist - White Men Can't Jump, But They're Definitely Packing (2008) ... Tattoo Artist
2008
ActorBreaking Bad
(TV Series) Emilio - Cat's in the Bag... (2008) ... Emilio - Pilot (2008) ... Emilio
2008
ActorGrey's Anatomy
(TV Series) Search & Rescue #2 - Drowning on Dry Land (2007) ... Search & Rescue #2
2007
Actor24
(TV Series) Hong Wai - Season 6 Prequel (2006) ... Hong Wai
2006
ActorOnly the Brave
Lt. Hank Hayashi
2006
ActorThe Last Samurai
Omura's Bodyguard
2003
ActorAlias
(TV Series) Patient Zero - Salvation (2002) ... Patient Zero
2002
ActorThe Time Machine
Eloi
2002
ActorKung Pow: Enter the Fist
Gang Fighter #4
2002
ActorUltimate Target
Eddie Chin
2000
ActorPartners
(TV Movie) Mee Hwa
2000
ActorAlien Fury: Countdown to Invasion
(TV Movie) Eddie Yamada
2000
ActorPower Rangers Lost Galaxy
(TV Series) Colby - A Red Romance (1999) ... Colby
1999
ActorFinal Voyage
Chang
1999
ActorSoundman
Butch
1998
ActorSix Days Seven Nights
Pirate
1998
ActorGodzilla
Japanese Fishing Boat Crewman (uncredited)
1998/I
ActorBoogie Boy
Lawrence Wong
1998
ActorHigh Voltage
Tran
1997
ActorSpawn
Hong Kong Military Air Base Security Officer (uncredited)
1997
ActorCity of Industry
Two Gun
1997
ActorEscape from L.A.
Hershe Gang Member (uncredited)
1996
ActorHard Justice
(Video) Chow
1995
ActorRising Sun
Yakuza (uncredited)
1993
ActorThe Perfect Weapon
Porsche (as Johnny Koy)
1991
RoleTitleYear
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorAn American Pickle
(second unit director)
2020
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorPreacher
(TV Series) (second unit director - 16 episodes) - End of the World (2019) ... (second unit director - uncredited) - Overture (2019) ... (second unit director - uncredited) - Fear of the Lord (2019) ... (second unit director - uncredited) - Messiahs (2019) ... (second unit director) - The Lost Apostle (2019) ... (second unit director) Show all 16 episodes
2017-2019
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorJia
(Short) (second unit director)
2015/I
RoleTitleYear
Miscellaneous CrewAfter Earth
(fight trainer: Jaden Smith)
2013
Miscellaneous CrewDaredevil
(martial arts/wire team)
2003
RoleTitleYear
Sound departmentWicked Game
(adr voices)
2002
RoleTitleYear
SelfTalking Preacher
(TV Series) Self - Pilot (2016) ... Self
2016