Taurus World Stunt Awards

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The Taurus World Stunt Awards is a yearly award ceremony held midyear that honors stunt performers in movies. It is held each year in Los Angeles. The first awards were given out in 2001. However the deciding committee has been around since the year 2000. The awards were created by Dietrich Mateschitz, the founder of Red Bull.

Categories[edit]

  • Best Fight
  • Best Fire Stunt
  • Best High Work
  • Best Work with a Vehicle
  • Best Overall Stunt by a Stunt Woman
  • Best Overall Stunt by a Stunt Man
  • Best Specialty Stunt
  • Best Stunt Coordinator and/or second Unit Director
  • Best Action in a Foreign Film

Honoraries[edit]

  • Action Movie Director of the Year
  • Taurus Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Taurus Lifetime Achievement Award for an Action Movie Star

In pop culture[edit]

In the videogame Stuntman: Ignition, a player can be nominated for the Taurus World Stunt Awards.

TV airings[edit]

The award ceremony is normally broadcast on American television channels such as Entertainment News (E!).

External links[edit]