Once upon a time, there used to be a craze for family entertainers. Tough there were little or no fights, they used to gain importance and did well at the box office. But now the mindset has changed. The youth and the upcoming generation is waiting for the hardcore fight scenes in the movies. The very fact is, there is a growing importance for action movies in Hollywood. Though the audience of vernacular languages do not desire to have the action films, there are traces where they accepted them. Hollywood is a permanent address for action films.

Action films demand huge budget. But directors and producers are to the audience choice, and they are going ahead and experimenting with this genre. Action movies are not all about the cars and continuous accidents. Stunts are also a part of them. Stunt masters have gained a lot of demand these years. Here is a person of such kind, Jeffrey J. Dashnaw. Jeffrey J. Dashnaw, famously known with different screen names like Jeff Dashnaw, Jeff J Dashnaw, etc. was born on April 1, 1956, in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is one of the most selected stunt masters in Hollywood. He also coordinates the actors while doing stunts, and sometimes play the role directly. He decided to be a stunt master and took the necessary steps from the very beginning.

With an experience of thirty-five long years, he is now the most paid stunt coordinator. Jeffrey J. Dashnaw entered Hollywood with the 1980 flick Smokey and the Bandit ||. He adopted the screen name as Jeff Dashnaw. Following the response, he took the role of the stunt director in the crew of 1981 film Amy, 1983 hit Second Thoughts, etc. His skills mesmerized James Cameroon, and he gave James Dashnaw, the position of the stunt master in 1984 celluloid Terminator. This film starred Arnold, Michael Biehn, Linda, etc. who received many accolades.

Jeffrey J. Dashnaw too received positive criticism from the critics. Jeffrey J. Dashnaw did stunts personally in the films Dragnet, The Hidden, Dead Bay, Marked for Death, etc. Not just confining to the fighting aspects, he also appeared in some very minor roles in Sweet Poison as the bus driver, Sir Mordrick in 1996 film Amanda, Brat's dad in 2001 hit Spy Kids, etc. He also tried his hand at the second unit director like The Magnificient Seven in 2016, The Five-Year Engagement in 2012, etc. Jeffrey J. Dashnaw received some awards for his works. He had nine nominations for different awards to his credit and won one Screen Actors Guild Award for the Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in 2014.

Jeff Goldblum English Actor

Jeff Goldblum

Jeffrey Goldblum, an American actor, was born on 22 October 1952 in Pennsylvania. His parents were Harold L. Goldblum and Shirley. His father was a doctor and mother was a radio broadcaster. Later, she started a business of selling kitchen equipment’s and appliances. Goldblum has two elder brothers and a sister. Jeffrey, at the age of 17 shifted to New York to become an actor. He did stage performances. He attended Neighborhood Play house to learn to act. He studied under the guidance of his coach, Sanford Meisner. He acted in 'Two Gentlemen of Verona'. The film won Tony Award. Jeffrey is a pianist. He told that he would become a musician if he could not act well. In 1974, he worked in 'Death Wish', a Charles Bronson film. He looked up as a protestor in 'Colombo: A Case of Immunity'. Goldblum has played lead roles in many movies. They were 'The Lost World', 'Into the Night', 'The Tall Guy' and 'Earth Girls are Easy'. He portrayed himself as supporting roles in 'The big Chill', 'Invasion of the Body Snatchers' and 'Jurassic Park'. Some Anderson films were 'The Grand Budapest Hotel', 'The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou'. Goldblum was very popular for the ads. He was the first choice for most of the U.S. Apple ads and as well as for the iMac and iBook ads. He also advertised for US Toyota and Procter & Gamble’s facial cream line. He appeared in the advertisement of National Lottery on Irish TV. Since 2015, he is the voice for website apartments.com. Goldblum directed an action short film titled as 'Little Surprises' with several actors from Neighborhood Play house. In 1996, his film was nominated for an Academy Award. He performed the character of Adam in 'Adam Resurrected'. It was declared in 2006 that Jeffrey was a member of The Fire Dept, a new theater company in New York. He appeared in guest roles in 'Sesame Street'. In 2014, Jeffrey had a jazz band that performed a weekly show. He looked like a detective, Zach Nichols in the series, 'Law & Order: Criminal Intent'. He replaced Chris North. He acted in 'Last Week Tonight' in 2014. In 2015, he added 'The Modern Ocean' film in his achievements. Goldblum married to Patricia Gaul in 1980. He starred with her in 'Silverado'. Then, he married to Geena Davis. She was her co-star in 'Earth Girls are Easy', 'Transylvania 6-5000' and 'The Fly'. In 2014, he married to a gymnast Emilie Livingston. They has a son, Charlie Ocean. He was born on 4 July 2015.


Jeffrey Jones

Jeffrey Jones is an American actor. He was born on 28 September 1946 in New York; U.S. He is the son of Douglas Bennett Jones and Ruth. He completed his graduation in 1964 from Putney School. Jeffrey took admission at Lawrence University. His acting in university appreciated. He recruited by Tyrone Guthrie for Guthrie Theater. In 1969, he studied music and arts at London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. For three years, he followed Stratford Theatre in Stratford, Ontario. Highlighting his career, which started with the Guthrie Theater, included more than 125 productions. He acted in Canada, South America, and London. Then he performed with Christopher Walken, Meryl Streep, David Bowie and Sigourney Weaver in New York’s Broadway Theater. Some of the productions were 'Romeo and Juliet', 'A Flea in Her Ear', 'Elephant Man' and 'Cloud9'. In 1970, Jeffrey started working in films and television. He is popular for his acting in 'Beetlejuice' as Charles Deetz, in 'Ferris Bueller’s Day off' as E. R Rooney and in 'Amadeus' as Emperor Joseph II. One of the biographic profile published by New York Times said that his height, reddish hair and devil characteristics promoted him to cast as a villain. Jeffrey had gained respect in the industry. He has personified different acts. He did the role of a high school Principal Ferris Bueller’s Day off, a freedom fighter in 'Mom and Dad Save the World' and a food father in 'Beetlejuice'. He always received positive response from audiences for his different identity. Jeffrey’s appearances in 'Remington Steele' and 'Easy Money' forced Milos Forman to star Jeffrey in 'Amadeus' as Emperor Joseph II. He portrays himself as a superficial king who cannot say the distinction between a great composition and an inferior one. He nominated for Best Supporting Actor at a Golden Globe Awards. Again, the film Ferris Bueller’s Day off made him an artistic figure. He played the role as Rooney, who is self-centered and preoccupied who keep on watching the absentee student. Jeffrey acted with Catherine O’Hara, as the owners of a haunted house in the film Beetlejuice. He has appeared in other movies such as 'Sleepy Hollow' and 'Ed Wood'. Jeffrey worked on television in 1976 for a CBS series named 'Sara'. He appeared in guest roles on many TV series. He was assigned in a situational comedy 'The People Next Door'. He has worked as a cartoonist in the film. Jones married to Lloy Coutts in 1941. She was a Canadian voice coach. In 2003, he had arrested for forcing a 14-year-old boy to pose for pornographic photos.

Jeffrey Jones English Actor