Private & Group Lessons for Actors/Stunts, Cops/CWP! AtL

Stunts, Acting, Mocap, Fight Coordinating Atlanta, Georgia

Hire a guy with a LIFETIME of REAL WORLD EXPERIENCE training with more of the World's Best MMA Fighters & Jiu-jitsu Instructors all over the world than possibly any other person alive. SAG Stunts/Actor. This includes coaching in U.S., Japan, Thailand, Korea, Malaysia, & Egypt & also Color Commentating for UFC Fight Pass! Fought Professionally against two UFC LHW Title Contenders, competed in Advanced Grappling Tournaments & in two Daidojuku Kudo World Championships! Also worked as Security for many years & survived some multiple opponent attacks so has real world Self-Defense experience too! Vast experience teaching all types of people from different backgrounds, Actors, Stuntman, Fighters, Cops, CWP Carriers & regular folks all welcome to contact me! The best fighter of all time Jon Jones said to Instructor Dan "You know the game, you know what you are talking about, and yeah, you're pretty credible." My instructors coached both Ronda Rousey & Meisha Tate! Get Focused!

  • Coach Daniel 
  • SAG-AFTRA Downloadable PDF Stunt/Acting/Motion Capture Perfomer Resume Below FYI!
  • Known Worldwide/Youtube Catch Wrestling/Catch-Jitsu Grappling, Combatives /Russian Martial Arts, & MMA Expert!
  • 1 of ONLY 3 in World to my knowledge to have BOTH a HAYASTAN/LeBell/Gokor Black belt & BJJ Black Belt
  • One of only a handful in America of DaidoJuku Black Belt's from the founder in Japan
  • Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu BJJ under UFC Submission Wizard Dennis Hallman whom had an amazing 41 Submission Victories in MMA & coached Meisha Tate!  (Lineage Carlson Gracie>UFC Champion/Pride Star Murilo Bustamante/Luis Duarte>Fabiano Scherner>Dennis Hallman>Instructor Dan)
  • Black Belt directly from famous grappling instructors Judo Gene LeBell/Gokor Chivichyan in Hayastan Grappling System a hybrid of Judo, Jiu-jitsu, Sambo, & Catch Wrestling (Catch Lineage Directly from Ed "Strangler" Lewis, Lou Thesz, Karl Gotch, Vic Christy). Hayastan MMA Produced UFC's Ronda Rousey, Karo Parisyan, Manny Gamburyan, & also Bellator Champion Gegard Mousasi has a Hayastan Grappling System Black Belt! 
  • Black Belt in Daido Juko Kudo Japanese hybrid MMA/Kyokushin Karate/Judo System directly from founder Grandmaster Takashi Azuma  
  • 1st Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do ever awarded from D.S. Kim.  
  • Brown Belt in Aikido, Extensive Experience in Russian Martial Arts/Systema, Muay Thai Kickboxing, Boxing, Judo, Shooto, Gracie, Caique, Machado, & 10th Planet Jiu-jitsu
  • Also experienced in JKD, Kali, Wing Chun, and other Traditional Martial Arts taking what is useful and actually being able to apply some techniques in alive settings
  • Weekly Tactical Shooter & USPSA Pistol Competitor

  1. Extensive SAG Stunt, Acting, & MoCap Credits.  All Martial Arts Fights, Tactical Firearms Expert, & Medium level Precision Driving.
  2. Trained extensively with UFC Fighters/Teams Dan Severn, "Tank" Abbott, Team Punishment/Tito Ortiz/Rampage, MFS/Hughes/Sylvia/Lawler, Blackhouse/Lyoto Machida/Roger Gracie, & at all the top gyms in Japan, Thailand, & Korea (Mach Sakurai, TK's Alliance, Takada Dojo w Sakuraba, Grabaka, Wajitsu KK, PTT, AKA, Tiger MT, KZ, & KTT)!  Trained with top Jiu-jitsu instructors Marcello Grosso from BTT, Saulo Ribeiro, Eddie Bravo, Romulo Barral/Crane, Fabiano Scherner/Chael Sonnen/Ed Herman/Mike Pierce. Trains at ATT w/ UFC's Roan Carneiro, Dhiego Lima & Bellator's Douglas Lima!
  3. 3-3 in MMA with 3 first round Submissions & losses to Top Fighters w196-101-11 Record! Two fought for the UFC LHW Titles against Chuck & Tito
  4. Pancrase Veteran fought Champ Yuki Kondo, Pancrase Color Commentator UFC Fight Pass
  5. Worked as MMA Media Interviewing all the top UFC, Bellator, Rizin, One Fighters
  6. Had 3 Shoot Style Professional Wrestling Matches in Japan vs AJPW Champion
  7. Worked as an Actor/Stuntman/Motion Capture Performer on the movies Real Steel, Couples Retreat, Limitless, & on popular TV shows CSI: NY, NCIS, Sons of Anarchy, Chuck, WWE Tough Enough, Millionaire Matchmaker, Hole in the Wall, Metal Gear,                 
    & even once stunt doubled Sylvester Stallone! 
  8. Jiu-jitsu  Catch Wrestling Combatives Self-Defense Russian Martial Arts Systema Fight Coordinator Stunts Stuntman Tactical Firearms Expert Atlanta, GA Georgia ATL
  9. Can teach Private Lessons at ATT American Top Team locations in Atlanta!

EVERYONE is Welcome!


Vs Pancrase Champion & UFC LHW Title Contender

Yuki Kondo


TV  & Pre-viz Footage, then some Pistol, Kali Sticks, real MMA, & Grappling footage towards end! 

SAG Stunt, Acting, & MoCap Resume!

Download Here

Acting Formatted Resume

Not updated w/ being Vampire on The Passage yet

Daniel Theodore Acting, Stunt, & MoCap Resume! (pdf)


My Version of 3-Gun Full Auto

Full Auto AR to Shortie Shotgun w/ 8 mini-shells to PPQ Pistol Transition! Safe Real 1 Take! Ready for Set Action!

USPSA Pistol Run

Need Tactical real shooter for your TV show or Movie Production? 

Breaking Contact PPQ SC 3 Targets while Retreating!

What Pistols will John Wick use in Chapter 3 or could this become James Bond new pistol?

Coolest John Wick Style Jiu-jitsu Techniques I can Perform!

I have a huge repetoir of amazing dynamic & interesting never seen on camera techiques I can perform on your production

Time for Mack Bolan: The Executioner!

Or a Cobra, Tango & Cash, Assassin's, Ladyhawks, & Get Carter Remakes w/ me leading. Millenium Films,MGM,Silver Pictures, Warner Bros. , Bradley Cooper, Shane Salerno, Todd Phillips, Punisher Season 2, The Continental John Wick 3


Please email directly to set up your Private Lessons or inquire about any group classes that might be offered


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Focus Dojo: Karate, Jiu-jitsu, MMA & Self-defense!

ATT, 2110 Faulkner Road Northeast, Atlanta, Georgia 30324, United States