Articles about David Leitch

A martial artist turned director - that’s how an abridged version of David Leitch’s resume will look like. An uncut version will read martial artist, teacher, stunt performer, stunt coordinator, actor, director, and producer. A man of many talents, Leitch’s career in Hollywood can be described in three words - action, action, and action. Born on February 7, 1970, in Wisconsin, Leitch developed an interest in martial arts at an early age. After graduating from the University of Minnesota with a bachelor’s in international relations and education, he began a martial arts school. Leitch began his career as a stuntman for a TV series called ‘Sherman Oaks’ in 1995. In an illustrious stunt career, he has been the stunt double of big names such as Brad Pitt, Matt Damon, and Jean-Claude Van Damme. He made his directorial debut with the 2014 film ‘John Wick’ but was uncredited. He was the producer of the film as well. Leitch was also the executive producer of ‘John Wick 2’ and ‘John Wick 3.’ His filmography as a director includes blockbuster films such as ‘Deadpool 2’ (2018), ‘Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw’ (2019), etc. He won the World Stunt Award for Best High Work in 2008 for ‘The Bourne Ultimatum.’

Will Smith-David Leitch park 'Fast & Loose' in Netflix's garage

29 Jul 2021

Entertainment
Will Smith-David Leitch park 'Fast & Loose' in Netflix's garage

Streaming giant Netflix has acquired the rights of Fast & Loose, marking another big win for the company in a highly competitive market.

'Deadpool 3' gets 'Bob's Burgers' writer-duo to pen the script

22 Nov 2020

Entertainment
'Deadpool 3' gets 'Bob's Burgers' writer-duo to pen the script

It seems like Ryan Reynolds is retaining his unparalleled sense of humor in his latest Deadpool outing.

Dwayne Johnson celebrates wrapping up on 'Hobbs & Shaw'

17 Feb 2019

Entertainment
Dwayne Johnson celebrates wrapping up on 'Hobbs & Shaw'

Fast & Furious franchise is getting a spin-off, as we reported, titled Hobbs & Shaw.

'Hobbs & Shaw' takes on superhero genre with new trailer

03 Feb 2019

Entertainment
'Hobbs & Shaw' takes on superhero genre with new trailer

Hobbs & Shaw is the spin-off movie belonging to the Fast & Furious franchise.

New 'Fast & Furious' spin-off movie reveals pictures and title

29 Dec 2018

Entertainment
New 'Fast & Furious' spin-off movie reveals pictures and title

Fast & Furious is one of the biggest and most popular franchises of Hollywood.

'Deadpool 2' will re-release in December

31 Oct 2018

Entertainment
'Deadpool 2' will re-release in December

'Deadpool 2', Marvel's sequel, re-introduced the 'Merc with a Mouth' as he tried to save the future of the world. It was well received by fans and critics.