The Stunt Guild of New Zealand (SGNZ) represents and promotes the professional stunt industry of New Zealand and maintains a database of coordinators and stunt performers.

By regulating qualifications, safety procedures and setting the highest standards to qualify for membership, the SGNZ is able to supply films and TV productions with the best stunt coordinators and performers available.

Whether you are looking for stunt coordinators or stunt performers, with the SGNZ you will be working with stunt personnel that possess the skills and experience to deliver the very highest quality results for your production.

View all our members here.

Allan Poppleton
SGNZ Coordinator

I have worked in the Film/TV industry for over 20 years now. It's been a journey that has taken me around the world and has given me the opportunity to meet and work with some of the industry's most respected directors and crews. 

I challenge myself daily and make every effort to deliver the highest quality of work both on and off screen. Through confidence in my abilities, incorporating the industry's latest technologies and practices, and a strict work ethic ensures a high level of integrity in my work.


This will keep you assured, keep everyone safe, and leave you and your audience impressed.

View all Coordinators here.

Current Projects
Ash vs Evil Dead
Stunt Coordinator: Stuart Thorp
Assistant Coordinator: Dayna Porter
Assistant  Coordinator: Tim Wong

Ash has spent the last 30 years avoiding responsibility, maturity and the terrors of the Evil Dead until a Deadite plague threatens to destroy all of mankind and Ash becomes mankind's only hope.

For a list of the SGNZ's collective credits click here.
The SGNZ proudly supports and endorses the following companies.