Notable as both a voice actor and a stuntman, Fanning contributed in the former capacity to the 2002 and 2004 Scooby-Doo movies and in the latter role to the films Ghost Ship and Daybreakers.
Early in his career, he acted in a made-for-TV movie titled Chameleon.
He created a popular iTunes comedy podcast called The Brodie And Dad Show.
A native of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, he raised children named Cassidy, Brodie, and Jazmyn.
He and fellow Australian entertainer Richard Norton both had careers as stuntmen.