With 20 years of on set film industry experience, Dan really just fell into the Hollywood film industry because of his extensive Martial Arts experience. As an former professional fighter under UFC legend Frank Shamrock, and holding certification under world renowned Jeet Kune Do and Filipino Marital Arts Masters, Ron Balicki and Diana Lee Inosanto; Dan was discovered on the set of Dark Angel where he was running a team of 4, body guarding Jessica Alba.
Dan has risen to the challenge that the film industry brings with it and has broken barriers and taken giant leaps, never looking behind. Performing first as a Stunt Man, Dan was quickly recognized for his unique fighting techniques and started getting hired as a Fight Choreographer, this is where he really has excelled.
Most recently Dan was hired as the Fight Coordinator on season one of Netflix’s new hit show Wu Assassins. After Wu Assassins wrapped Dan decided to pursue a bigger dream and chase Directing. It turns out it was a wise move as he has just completed his feature film directorial debut. A film called Torn. Which is expected to be released inmate 2019. Dan has also directed music videos featuring Grammy Award winner artist and producers. Beenie Man, and Chin Injeti are 2 of those people. You can also find a few commercials that he has directed on this page. A Buffalo Jeans commercial was a great success for him.
Dan and his team have also recently acquired funding from pre-sales for a film and concept he has been developing with his team; an action film called 'Kavalo'. Which is set to shoot soon. Dan will encompass his role as Director with everything he has learned being on set with some of the best Directors in the world.