And Now, A Tribute To 16 Gnarly Stunt Doubles

And Now, A Tribute To 16 Gnarly Stunt Doubles

Badass. It's a word that's often used to describe stunt people. After all, it takes a certain level of skill and bravery to perform death-defying stunts on a regular basis. But it's not just about being fearless; stunt people are also highly trained professionals who know how to properly execute a wide range of stunts. From driving cars off of bridges to jumping out of buildings, they do whatever it takes to make the on-screen action look realistic. In other words, they're the unsung heroes of the movie industry. So next time you're watching your favorite action flick, take a moment to appreciate the hard work and dedication of the stunt people who helped bring it to life.

Here’s a list of some badass stunt people who make those big action movies come alive on screen. Also, the correct and only response to every entry on this list is, “Woah! That’s gnarly!” End of discussion.

CRACKED.COM JENNIFER LAWRENCE'S DARK PHOENIX STUNT DOUBLE... CARLETON. JANENE OTHER NOTABLE MOVIES: Total Recall, Salt, Deadpool ON BEING A STUNTWOMAN: We're doing stuff in heels, and In skirts where you can't wear knee pads. Guys are in big coats, and wearing football pads underneath. We get thrown around in skinny jeans. We can't hide anything, and almost never get to wear pads.


ALICIA VIKANDER'S TOMB RAIDER STUNT DOUBLE... FLEUR-VAN EEDEN. SCARIEST STUNT: I was doubling on a Bollywood movie shot on a moving train in Swakopmund (Namibia). Dressed as a ninja, I had to do fight scenes on a train going 60kms/ hr and then jump onto a horse. I was emotional afterwards. OTHER NOTABLE MOVIES/TV SHOWS: Mad Max: Fury Road, Black Sails, Claire Danes' stunt double in Homeland. CRACKED.COM


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