The Guy: The Brian Donahue Story

Stuntman. Actor. UPS employee. Former WWF wrestler, Disney World performer, and NFL nose tackle. Brian Donahue has seemingly done it all. The Guy is a short documentary film chronicling Mr. Donahue’s surreal story as he tries to strike a balance between paying the rent and seeking out the elusive Hollywood spotlight.

Credits / Collaborators / Cast

Key Crew List
Director – E.J. McLeavey-Fisher,
Cinematographer – Joe Victorine,
Editor – Erik Auli,
Producers – E.J. McLeavey-Fisher, Veronica Balta (, Erik Auli
Music, Sound Design, and Mix- YouTooCanWoo,
Color – Jaime O’Bradovich at Company 3,
Titles – Elena Chudoba,, and Brooke Bamford
Stunt Coordinator – Leo Gibbs,

Full Cast and Crew:

Director: E.J. McLeavey-Fisher
Editor: Erik Auli
Cinematographer: Joe Victorine
Producers: Veronica Balta, E.J. McLeavey-Fisher, Erik Auli
Assistant Director: Yori Tondrowski
Second Assistant Director: Kevin Alexander
Additional Camera: Brendan Burdzinski, Gabe Jacobs, Nick Kraus, Nathan Lynch
Camera Assistants: Cameron Dingwall, Nate Robb
Stunt Coordinator: Leo Gibbs
Sound Recordist: Jesse Stormo
Casting: Tom O’Hare
Production Designer: Laura Kaltman
Locations: Thomas Ahern
Production Assistants: Charlie Hoffman, Clemmy Little, Lewy Westhoff
Post Production Services & Facility Provided by: chøp wøød
Music, Sound Design, and Mix: YouTooCanWoo
YouTooCanWoo Post-Production Team:
Lead Composer: David Perlick-Molinari
Composers: Deidre Muro, Derek Muro, Zach Abramson, Lorna Krier, and Wang Wei Yang
Sound Design: David Perlick-Molinari and Austin Mendenhall
Mix: David Perlick-Molinari
Production Management: Lea Wülferth and Darius Colson
“Drive” Performed by Violet Sands
Written by Deidre Muro, Derek Muro and David Perlick-Molinari
Used by Permission of YouTooCanWoo and Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc.
Color Correction: Company 3
Senior Colorist: Jaime O’Bradovich
Producer: Amanda Pilnik
Title Design: Elena Chudoba, Brooke Bamford

CAST (In Order of Appearance)
Brian Donahue – As Himself
John Silver – As Himself
Lori Donahue – Herself
Nancy Cullen – Lori’s Coworker #1
Erika Nova – Lori’s Coworker #2
Tom O’Hare – Lori’s Coworker #3
Larry Deck – As Himself
Manny Siverio – As Himself
John “Duke” Reynolds – As Himself
Michael Gallagher – As Himself
Omair Husain – MRI Technician
Dr. Barry Kosofsky – As Himself


Brendan Cox
Kelvin Fernandez
Greg Foster
Leo Gibbs
Zach Huber
Paige Rhea
Brian Williams


Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Language: English
Length in minutes: 19
YEAR: 2019