stunt woman


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  • noun

Synonyms for stunt woman

a stand-in for movie stars to perform dangerous stunts

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A stunt woman and then I realised at 17 that it wasn't going to happen.
She's thrown herself into the challenges, working hard to pull off her appearance as a glamorous Paris showgirl and even setting herself on fire while training to be a Hollywood stunt woman.
But best of all was her time as a stunt woman, during which she got to do all the action moves she's always dreamed of doing.
They were attached to their waists as they jumped as high as possible in the 24-by-26 foot gym behind the Van Nuys home of the husband-wife team Jack and Jeri Kalvan, a professional juggler and a stunt woman.
This low impact cardio workout by a Hollywood stunt woman comes from a woman in her late 60s who stunt doubles for stars young enough to be her children, so the insights are particularly revealing.
One of the best things about 50 Over 50 is the diversity of its subjects - from mega-achievers like Dr Kathryn Sullivan, the first American woman to walk in space, to Georgia Durante - ex-Mafia wife and stunt woman - and Elizabeth Schofield who learned to read and write aged 76.
A safety crew was there as a stunt woman made the 30ft leap into the water.
But for April Weeden, a Los Angeles-based stunt woman, they're resume builders.
Marty Murray, who met his stunt woman wife, Kori, when they were both working in a live stunt show in Chicago, was recently injured by a bucking bronco while working on a commercial.
She doesn't look too skinny and after revealing she once wanted to be a stunt woman, she knows how important it is to keep fit.
Her portfolio of blockbuster movies as a stunt woman and stunt co-ordinator includes, Titanic, Tomb Raider, Harry Potter, Bond movies and many more and she has been "selling Liverpool" all over the world for many years
The 25-year-old multi-talented filmmaker fills a unique niche in Hollywood no one else occupies -- a skilled, experienced stunt woman and actress who writes, directs and produces her own action films.
The trio managed to surpass risky and daunting tasks as they emerged in the top three from the list of contestants which included Gauahar Khan, Kushal Tandon, Pooja Gor, Dayanand Shetty, Ranvir Shorey, Salman Yussuf Khan, Rochelle Maria Rao and stunt woman Geeta Tandon.
Joining Pastrana will be the entire Nitro Circus crew from the hit MTV show and upcoming Nitro Circus 3D Movie, including the world's leading stunt woman, Jolene Van Vugt (CAN) and multi-record holders, Erik Roner (USA), Nate Adams (USA), Cam Sinclair (USA), Blake Williams and Dusty Wygle (USA), as well as some of the world's best action sports athletes.
TALENTED: Jacqueline in action LOVING: Stunt woman Jacqueline and husband James