Joe Hallett (Joseph James Hallett)
BiographyYeovil, Somerset, England, UK
Joseph James Hallett was born on August 16th 1991 in Yeovil, Somerset, England. At the age of 7 years old he took up training in Martial Arts predominantly Freestyle Kickboxing. After his first class in this combat sport he never looked back. He started travelling the country entering numerous national tournaments becoming British and European Champion. After watching Bruce Lee movies he decided to teach himself the Nunchaku, which eventually was his signature weapon of choice at competitions. He reached his 1st Degree Black Belt at the Great Britain Martial Arts Academy in 2001. Read more... and started to compete in, starting from the bottom. Knowing nothing about this art, to being one of the top forms competitors in the country. During his competition career he travelled the World including Florida, Corfu, Croatia, Portugal, Austria, France, Germany gaining multiple World Championships under his belt. In 2004 he began to learn Gymnastics and Martial Arts Tricking to add to his long list of skills. In 2007 Joe opened his own Martial Arts school in Yeovil, Infinity Martial Arts where himself and his qualified instructors teach over 200 students per week. He regularly travels the World performing on top shows alongside his performance Team Resurrection, performing in-front of thousands of people on shows including Reading Festival, European Festival of Martial Arts, Seni Expo, Bodypower Expo, Cage Rage and Bercy Festival of Martial Arts. At the age of 16 years old Joe found his calling for the TV and Film Industry. He started to work on micro budget productions gaining vast amounts of experience along the way. In 2012 he was offered some fantastic opportunities to work alongside amazing actors on some bigger budget productions. He has now proved himself as a Stunt Performer and Actor, slowly making a name in the industry.