The Phantom Menace stuntman Andreas Petrides: “We had to do a test fight for George Lucas”

In this episode of “Minutes With” stuntman, , is in the studio. Andreas has been in some of the biggest films of all time including Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace, Goldeneye, Gladiator and Braveheart.

He takes us through his career and discusses topics such as:
– The time he almost died while filming Judge Dredd with Sylvester Stallone
– His experience as the body double for Obi Wan Kenobi
– His opinion on which actors are the best at doing their own stunts (no surprise that Tom Cruise gets a mention)
– How he taught Russel Crowe and Joaquin Phoenix how to sword fight for Gladiator

Star Wars: The Prequel Trilogy: Read-Along Storybook & CD Collection @

The Galaxy Britain Built - The British Talent Behind Star Wars
  • Whiteley, David (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 184 Pages - 11/25/2019 (Publication Date) - BearManor Media (Publisher)