Stunt POC is a website database listing Stunt Performers of Color in Film and Television throughout the United States and Canada. All members come from 1st generational backgrounds of at least one descent from these various ethnic groups - African, Asian, Black, Filipino, Indian / Hindu, Latino / Hispanic, Middle Eastern, Native America, Samoan, Tongan. We are not a talent agency. Anyone can use the EXPLORE page to search stunt performers and/or coordinators from our database to meet the needs of their projects and more. All of our members have a minimum of 3 stunt credits.
You must be:
1. A Stunt Performer of Color, (i.e. African, Asian, Black, Filipino, Indian / Hindu, Latino / Hispanic, Middle Eastern, Mixed, Native American, Samoan, Tongan), based in Canada or the United States.
2. An active member of SAG-AFTRA and/or ACTRA unions in the Film and Television industry.
3. You must have a least 3 stunts credits from 3 different union films and/or union television shows and you have worked ON A SAG-AFTRA and/or ACTRA STUNT CONTACT with those credits to be on the ROOKIE Category and 10 stunt credits for the PRO Category.
4. Must have at least a regular IMDb page displaying most of your Union Stunt Credits
5. Must have an actual Stunt Resume ( please see sample stunt resumes on our current member pages, as needed for reference )
See the various packages under the the FAQ question - WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENT PLANS?
To REGISTER, YOU MUST SIGN UP FROM A DESKTOP OR A LAPTOP. After that, you can edit your profile page from any device. please go to the LEARN MORE page and watch the short video. It will be a great tool to visually see how the registration process works. Basically, you would Register, Go to Account Settings, Look on your Dashboard, Click on Add a Listing, Chose your Package, Upload your Profile, Submit your Listing, Pay for your Package, then Wait for Approval (usually you will get a responses within 2-3 business days).
BEFORE YOU SUBMIT - HERE ARE SOME NEED-TO-KNOWS:
If you are not computer savvy, ask someone to assist you with setting up your account initially.
YOUR MEMBERSHIP RUNS ONE YEAR FROM THE DAY YOU REGISTER. For example, if you sign up January 13, 2021. Your renewal date will be January 13, 2022. You should be able to update your credit card payments throughout the year from your dashboard.
IF YOU WANT TO CANCEL YOUR MEMBERSHIP - Go to your dashboard. Go to where you EDIT your page under "My Listing" and simply click the DELETE or CANCEL button. After, send us an email stating that you canceled your membership so we can double check that your payment card is removed from STRIPE - our payment accounts system. NO REFUNDS for PRO members if you cancel during your membership cycle. Your page will remain until the end of your cycle. If you want your page removed, please email us. For ROOKIES you can cancel anytime and your monthly charge will cease and your page will be taken down immediately. You can REACTIVATE your account anytime by logging into your account and going to your dashboard.
To SEARCH for a Stunt Performer, click SEARCH PERFORMERS or SEARCH COORDINATORS from the Home page or click on the EXPLORE page. There you can search in detail (from computer – look to the left. From cell phone click the search circular symbol usually located at the bottom or top of your phone) Use the filter to click on the “skill”, ethnic “look”, “gender”, and/or “height” range you like and the members will appear. Please DO NOT utilize the "LOCATION" because many of our members move periodically and forget to update their city, state or country. Also, you will get to see a wider variety of choices if you leave LOCATION out of it.
Use the same search pattern when looking for a Stunt Coordinator.
To SEARCH a member by NAME, just go to the Home Page, click on "Search by Name" and enter the first or last name of the StuntPOC you are looking for and it should populate. If you are unsure about their spelling, just enter what you think are the first 3 letters of their first and last name and many members will populate for you to chose from.
There are 3 stunt package categories that we offer:
ROOKIE - Must have 3 Stunt Contract credits in a union Film and/or Television project but no more than 9 stunt credits. (The stunt credits MUST be from different projects. Not the same show. StuntPOC make exceptions to performers who have less that 3 credits IF they are doubling a LEAD on a TV series ( in at least half the # of episodes in that TV series ) or a Lead in a Feature Film where you are on set, performing stunts for at least half of filming time . Shorts, Live Shows, Commercials and Student Films DO NOT count toward the stunt credits needed. This stunt package can be upgraded to PRO as soon as your 10 credits are achieved. ($9.99/monthly). You can cancel your membership anytime by hitting the CANCEL button on your member dashboard and your profile will be deleted. However, you will not be refunded during your active membership month.
PRO - Must have at least 10 or more Stunt Contract credits in a union Film and/or Television project. (The stunt credits MUST be on different projects. Not the same show). Shorts, Live Shows, Commercials and Student Films DO NOT count toward the stunt credits needed. This package MEMBERSHIP RUNS ONE YEAR FROM THE DAY YOU REGISTER. For example, if you sign up January 13, your renewal date will be January 13, the following year. ($89.99/annually) You can cancel your membership anytime by hitting the CANCEL button on your member dashboard and your profile will be deleted. However, you will not be refunded during your active membership year.
COORDINATOR - Must have at least 3 stunt coordinator contract credits in a union Film and/or Television project AND have more than 25 stunt contract credits as a stunt performer. This information package will definitely be verified. You may be asked to submit your coordinator reel and/or your Stunt Coordinator contracts. This package is FREE for all qualified members.
It normally takes 24 - 48 business hours for your submission to be approved or denied. We may ask for extra inquiries like a copy of your SAG card or call stunt coordinators you have listed for extra verification,
You will receive an email verification or denial within that time. You may be asked for addition information also during that time if your submission package lacks what is needed for approval for your package. We CAN decline a submission package at our discretion and you will be refunded.
Members are not separated into membership categories. This will give an opportunity for all coordinators, casting and others to hire by skill and look on all levels.
A blue check on a Stunt Performers page means they are verified as having at least 10 or more Stunt Credits.
Please note: During a SEARCH, ALL members (Pro and Rookie) will populate regardless.
Sure, if you meet all the qualifications for BOTH. You must register separately for both packages.
Yes. On your ROOKIE Membership Dashboard under MY LISTING, you will see the UPGRADE switch button. Please make sure that you have the 10 credits listed on your Stunt Resume uploaded and that you have your IMDb page updated reflecting all 10 stunt credits also before you upgrade. Please be sure to email us once you have upgraded so we verify all changes is a go.
Please email us immediately after you UPGRADE to a PRO account so we can completely void your Rookie account to stop the recurring monthly charge.
The About Me section is really your Bio section. It is for you to write a brief summary about yourself (from 50-500 characters) that you would want a stunt coordinator or stunt casting to know. This can include all but not limited to: your personal and/or athletic background, how many years you have been performing stunts and any major movies or shows you performed stunts on. You can also add an extra link to your reels or other websites.
All images must be 4mb or smaller in file size in order to upload. We recommend at least 3 and no more than 10 for optimization and speed for your page as well as its analytics.
Your "Profile" photo will be the top and first photo for your gallery. This should be your headshot or selfie. The preferred dimensions for your "Profile" photo are 1800x900 pixels. Your "Profile" photo (in the circle, which can be zoomed) should be your photo from the neck up.
The 2nd photo, below the profile photo is the "Cover" Photo. We suggest using a landscape photo or a picture collage of 2-4 pictures to achieve the look like on our other member pages. The preferred dimensions for your "Cover" photo are 750x750 pixels. Any additional photos you upload after that can be regular size, up to 4mb in size.
VIDEOS: You can have one embedded MAIN Stunt Reel (must be a YouTube or Vimeo link). For additional reels, you can add a link on your About Me section with your brief BIO.
Be creative. Please note, our web development team may alter image sizes
Simply, sign in to your account. Go to your Dashboard. You will see a icon with your picture and click the "Edit" button. If you are signed up on the "Rookie" package, you can also upgrade to the "Pro" package from your Dashboard "Edit" page.
Yes. Whether a member or non-member, we recommend that you register first and input your billing and shipping information on your dashboard in the ADDRESS section then proceed to the SHOP page to purchase our products.
If you are having a hard time signing in or your password is not working before you have created your stunt profile page — try to reset your password first. If that does not work, please contact our support team at email@example.com and provide your name, username and email address that you used to sign up and we will reset your account and send you a temporary password. Please 2-24 hours for a reply.
If you are having any other issue other than signing in or resetting your password, please contact our support team at: firstname.lastname@example.org and provide a brief summary of your issue along with a screenshot if possible. Please allow up to 24 hours for a response.
IF YOU WANT TO CANCEL YOUR MEMBERSHIP - Go to your dashboard. Go to where you EDIT your page under "My Listing" and simply click the DELETE or CANCEL button. After, send us an email stating that you canceled your membership so we can double check that your payment card is removed from STRIPE - our payment accounts system. NO REFUNDS for PRO members if you cancel during your membership cycle. Your page will remain until the end of your cycle. If you want your page removed, please email us. For ROOKIES you can cancel anytime and your monthly charge will cease and your page will be taken down immediately. You can REACTIVATE your membership anytime.
If you have a question that is not listed on this FAQ page, please contact our membership team support team at: email@example.com and provide us with your question. Please allow 24-48 hours for a response.