Vermeeren has pursued a multi-faceted career as an actor, producer and stuntman.
Throughout his entire life, Douglas Vermeeren has been fascinated with the entertainment industry, particularly acting and film creation. Vermeeren has pursued a multi-faceted career as an actor, producer and stuntman. Acting is Doug's greatest passion and his love for it began at an early age as he made his first television appearance whilst still in elementary school. His passion for film and television would eventually lead him to venture into the world of stunt work, where he took on various roles in film and TV doing stunts for both his own and others' roles.
Douglas continued to enhance his skills in all aspects of the film industry, with his sights mostly set on developing himself as an actor. With four documentaries to his name and a featured role in almost 50 productions across multiple genres, Vermeeren's success is a testament to his talent, dedication and versatility.
Today I had a photoshoot for several upcoming film projects. These photos were images that will be used on posters, websites and other promotional photos for several upcoming projects. One that I really excited about it the upcoming film Bullets, Blades and Blood. Here are a few of the shots:
I had a great photographer today Darren Ballingall. He was very creative and has done alot of photography for bands and others. He had a very cool way of thinking about shoots and really helped to shape some cool ideas.
Douglas Vermeeren is a unique celebrity among the actors of today. He started as an actor at a young age appearing for the first time of a children’s show at the age of 5. While his first acting opportunity would come a few years later on a television show for CBC in Canada, this first TV appearance was his first introduction to to media. “Form the beginning,” Vermeeren shared, “I was always attracted to film and television. I knew that somehow I would have a career in this industry.” And he had quite the career. While his primary role has always been actor he has also been a writer, producer, director and stuntman.
Some of the most remarkable stunts he has performed has included hanging out of helicopters, jumping from high speed motorcycles, falling and jumping from high buildings and bridges, running through the midst of fire and explosions and incredible gun play. Perhaps what makes these activities so remarkable is that there are so few actors today who actually do they own stunts. As a producer and director Douglas Vermeeren is behind five of the top personal development documentaries and several mainstream action, horror and thriller films. Definitely considered one of the more diverse producers today Vermeeren confessed, “I don’t consider myself limited to just one genre. There are just too many things that interest me to stick to one genre. It would be like asking me to listen to one song for my entire life. The world is just too full of wonder to stop at just