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Byron Gibson

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".


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Born:
Movie/TV Credits:
13
First Appeared:
Movie Rise of the Footsoldier: Marbella 2019-11-08
Latest Project:
In the movie The Far Cry Experience 2012-11-01
Known For
Poster of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table
Poster of The Asian Connection
Poster of Time Rush
Poster of Pernicious
Filmography
Movie Rise of the Footsoldier: Marbella Ricky
Movie The Longest Shot
Movie General Commander Tom Benton
Movie King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table King Arthur
Movie The Warriors Gate Unknown
Movie The Asian Connection Sam
Movie Time Rush Brink
Movie No Escape Hotel Guest #1
Movie Pernicious Byron
Movie Gegen den Sturm Steven Bremus
Movie Vikingdom Captain of Jomsberg
Movie Only God Forgives Byron
Movie The Far Cry Experience The Producer