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Byron Gibson

Actor, Producer, Writer
Byron Gibson is an English actor and stunt actor from Cambridge, England. He is a former construction worker, street market trader, Thai boxing coach, and professional fight promoter. He was the first person to promote and establish Muay Thai shows in Cambridge in 1990s, with former ITV Saturday Grandstand wrestling star Steve Logan. His Thai boxing school housed three Professional Muay Thai Champions.

He first entered the movie business in 2008 when Jean-Claude Van Damme cast him as a gangster in The Eagle Path aka Full Love. Byron was cast as a stunt performer in The Hangover Part 2 in a bar fight in the flashback scenes with a young Bradley Cooper. Photos from the scene were used in the end credits photo Montague. He is known for the controversial torture scene in Only God Forgives directed by Nicolas Winding Refn. Nicolas liked his name 'Byron" so much he named the character in the film after him instead of 'Dimitri". Byron has worked under many award winning directors such as Jerome Salle and John Woo. Most recently he starred in "Brutal" "A Taste of Violence with Parkour legend "David Belle".
Movies & Shows on Plex
  • Only God Forgives
  • Vikingdom
  • Pernicious
  • King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table
  • Bangkok Rush
  • Haphazard
Known For
  • Elephant White
  • English Dogs
  • The Asian Connection
  • Pernicious
  • Action Jackson
  • Rise of the Footsoldier: The Heist
  • The Siege
  • Bangkok Rush
  • General Commander
  • Akhil
  • King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table
  • Deep
  • Haphazard
  • The Longest Shot
  • Brutal: Taste of Violence

Filmography

2023
Deathpit · as Hammerstone
2023
The Siege · as Big Deal
2020
English Dogs · as Byron
2019
Haphazard · as Harold
2019
2019
2019
General Commander · as Tom Benton
2019
Blood & Treasure (TV Series) · as Ian
2017
2016
Enter the Warriors Gate · as Viking Barbarian
2016
Brutal: Taste of Violence (TV Series) · as Marcus
2016
Hard Target 2 · as Trainer
2016
2016
2016
Deep (TV Series) · as Angelos
2016
2015
Akhil · as Katrochi
2015
No Escape · as Hotel Guest #1
2014
2014
Action Jackson · as Russian Mafia Boss
2014
Klinik unter Palmen · as Steve Bremus
2014
Arvingerne (TV Series) · as Kenn
2013
Bhai · as Mexican Mafia Boss
2013
Vikingdom · as Captain Of Jomsberg
2013
2012
The Far Cry Experience · as The Producer
2012
The Far Cry Experience (TV Series) · as The Producer
2012
The Mark · as Jensen
2012
The Impossible · as Staring Man At Airport
2012
Billa 2 · as Russian Mafia Boss
2012
Turkish for Beginners · as Crash Survivor Interviewee
2011
The Hangover Part II · as Bar Thug Fighter
2011
Elephant White · as Gun Man Gangster
2011
Largo Winch 2 - Ultimatum · as Pilote Mercenaire
2010
The Eagle Path · as Byron

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