"I want to teach you guys how to kill people!" - Rigan Machado


Rigan Machado at American Sicario premier explains his role as a hitman, his assistance with stunt coordinating and how he helped long time friend Philippe Haddad create American Sicario.


Rigan Machado is a legendary Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Master, he is an 8th degree red and White belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Rigan is widely recognized as one of the top competitors in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu history. Machado's interest in films has led him in acting as well as stunt coordinating. Rigan Machado's gym "The Academy Beverly Hills", has many celebrity students such as Keanu Reeves, Vin Diesel, Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Hunnam among many others.