(written from a Production point of view)
Fitzgerald started his stunt career with performances in several television series, including Days of Our Lives, JAG, 7th Heaven (starring Catherine Hicks and Stephen Collins, The Pretender, Profiler, V.I.P., Charmed, Roswell (starring William Sadler), and Angel. He also performed in movies such as the thriller Deadlock: A Passion for Murder (1997, with Shauna O'Brien), the comedy Whatever It Takes (2000, with Manu Intiraymi and stunts by Brian Avery, Craig Baxley, Jr., Joey Box, Monica Staggs, and Mark Aaron Wagner), the drama Coyote Ugly (2000), David Lynch's thriller Mullholland Dr. (2001, with Patrick Fischler, Wayne Grace, and stunts by Joni Avery, Corey Michael Eubanks, and Denney Pierce), and the action thriller Dark Blue (2002).
He continued with stunt performances in the series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, The District, J.J. Abrams' Alias (under coordinator Shauna Duggins), Everwood (starring Stephanie Niznik), Fastlane, Las Vegas (starring Nikki Cox), Navy NCIS, and Cold Case and films, including the horror sequel Jeepers Creepers II (2003, with Ray Wise), the action comedy Hollywood Homicide (2003, with Bruce Greenwood), and the war drama In Enemy Hands (2004, with stunts by Chris Palermo under stunt coordinator Mike Smith).
Other projects Fitzgerald has worked on include the comic hero movies Spider-Man 2 (2004) and Spider-Man 3 (2007), both starring Kirsten Dunst, Constantine and Sin City (both 2005), the comedy remake The Dukes of Hazzard (2005), Joss Whedon's science fiction film Serenity (2005, with Ron Glass, Marley McClean, Amy Wieczorek, Terrell Tilford, and stunts by Sandy Berumen, Steve Blalock, Edward Conna, Tommy J. Huff, Henry Kingi, Jr., Matt McColm, and Heidi Moneymaker), Sam Mendes' war drama Jarhead (2005), Oliver Stone's biographic drama World Trade Center (2006), the action thriller Crank (2006), Robert Rodriguez' double part thriller Grindhouse and Planet Terror (2007), the science fiction thriller Next (2007), and the action sequel Live Free or Die Hard (2007, with Tim Russ and stunts by Johnny Martin, Rosine "Ace" Hatem, Shawn Crowder, Michael Papajohn, Mark Riccardi, and Boni Yanagisawa).
More recently he performed stunts in the action sequel Rambo (2008), the television remake of Knight Rider (2008, with Bruce Davison, Susan Gibney, and stunts by Denney Pierce, Chrissy Weathersby, and Scott Workman), Ben Stiller's action comedy Tropic Thunder (2008), the comedy Spring Break '83 (2008, with Joe Piscopo), and the action sequel Crank 2: High Voltage (2009, with stunts by Spice Williams-Crosby, Shauna Duggins, and Katie Rowe). He has also served as stunt coordinator for the comedy Diamond Dog Caper (2008), the thriller XII (2008), and the science fiction horror film Creature of Darkness (2008, with stunts by Eddie Braun).