Shawn, training Matt Damon

Master Shawn J. Stallworth

Shawn J. Stallworth is a former U.S. Marine and the founder of PANTHER Martial Arts and Family Fitness. He has been studying Tae Kwon Do for over 35 years, earning his sixth-degree Black Belt. Through his years of training in fitness and Martial Arts, Master Shawn has learned the power of discipline, hard work and determination. Master Shawn has successfully been in business for over 10 years in Hollywood and has also trained celebrities such as Matt Damon for The Bourne Supremacy, Jamie Foxx, Ron Livingston, Rosemarie Dewitt, and Rooney Mara, just to name a few.

Master Shawn has developed a technique of instruction that aims to stimulate the mind, body and spirit. Though the workouts are intense, his focus is on providing the encouragement and reinforcement necessary to help his students reach their goals. He trains both children and adults, and has personally guided over 20 students to the rank of Black Belt in PANTHER Tae Kwon Do.


Strength – Patience – Respect

Speed – Technique – Agility

Energy – Stability – Honor

Balance – Intensity – Integrity

Motion – Skills – Strength

Quick – Courageous – Sincere

Detailed – Agility – Power