fight director
Coriolanus, Shakespeare’s Globe

UK fight director Renny Krupinski is among the most sought after in the industry. He works with major companies throughout Britain, Europe and in America and some of the world’s top directors and actors.

Renny is particularly well-known and respected for his gritty realism and the ability to achieve what some consider impossible in terms of punches and slaps. Working in “the round”, on some of the greatest stages in the world, has inspired him to create exclusive, new and innovative techniques; getting him accolades like “The best in the business”.

On television and film he works as fight director for Emmerdale, Coronation Street, Dodger S1, Rownd a Rownd, Hollyoaks, So Awkward, Jamaica Inn, Hank Zipzer, Blue Murder, The Bill, Grange Hill and the critically acclaimed Tyrannosaur. For theatre: RSC, National , Sheffield Crucible, National Theatre of Scotland,  Birmingham Rep, Shakespeare’s Globe, Young Vic, Royal Exchange Manchester are all amongst his clientele.


Renny has successfully bridged the gap between television and theatre unlike any other contemporary UK fight director.

As a fight director, Renny is a qualified fencing coach, a senior grade in Iwama style Aikido as well as being an excellent horseman with the ability to ride bareback, reinless, jump, fight with sword and shield, tilt and perform archery.