See Actors and Their Stunt Doubles, Side-by-Side The best pics of actors alongside the stunt people who do their daring dirty work By Julia Emmanuele and Lydia Price Updated on October 12, 2022 03:20 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 41 Kaley Cuoco Kaley Cuoco/Instagram The actress’s stunt double on Role Play , Monette Moio, was doing stunts for two! After revealing her pregnancy in Oct.2022 , Cuoco shared a look back at her previous few months, which included filming the action movie while battling morning sickness — and relying on her stunt double to keep the action going while she was laid out.
02 of 41 Chris Pratt Chris Pratt/Instagram “It takes a village of me’s to be me,” the actor (surrounded by Clay Chamberlin, Alistair Whitton and Chris Romrell) captioned this photo from the Jurassic World: Dominion set.And his loyalty to his doubles is no stunt: He followed up with a funny video from the Terminal List set showing Romrell and Chamberlin responding in unison to an off-camera voice calling for “Chris.”
03 of 41 Ryan Gosling TheImageDirect Twice the Ken, twice the fun! Gosling and his blond stunt double donned their neon ’90s best — and in-line skates! — on the set of the Barbie movie in L.A.in June 2022.
04 of 41 Margot Robbie Tim Regas/Splash Meanwhile, his costar Robbie (a.k.a.Barbie herself!) grabbed a cup of coffee from her rad double.
05 of 41 Malin Akerman Malin Akerman/Instagram The star joked she was “seeing double” when standing next to her stunt stand-in Maria Rådman on the set of Ett sista race.
06 of 41 Aaron Taylor-Johnson Splash Taylor-Johnson was photographed on May 8 in London on the set of Sony/Marvel’s upcoming superhero film Kraven the Hunter as the titular Spider-Man villain, alongside a stunt double.
Both men were dressed in a pair of dark pants and white button-up collared shirt, each wearing a necklace with a large ivory tooth hanging from the middle.
Taylor-Johnson’s casting in the lead role was announced back in May 2021 .The movie will follow Kraven (born Sergei Kravinoff), an enemy of Spider-Man known for his tracking and hunting abilities.
07 of 41 Natasha Lyonne Natasha Lyonne/Instagram As if Russian Doll wasn’t trippy enough, seeing the show’s star and her two stunt doubles in one place might really mess with your head.
08 of 41 Tom Holland Tom Holland/Instagram Following the release of Spider-Man: No Way Home , the actor thanked his stunt doubles, Luke Scott and Greg Townley, for their work on the film.
“Without these legends this movie wouldn’t be half as good,” Holland wrote on Instagram.”Thank you lads for your hard work and dedication.
From Luke’s crash into the stairs to Greg’s falling through the floor to me stubbing my little toe on the glider.
It’s been an adventure.Love you lads.”
09 of 41 Isla Fisher Isla Fisher/Instagram The Australian actress marked National Redhead Day 2021 in November by posting a photo of herself and two of her nearly identical stunt doubles.
“Happy National Redhead Day from me and my two sisters,” she captioned the photo .
10 of 41 Vanessa Lachey Vanessa Lachey/Instagram Lachey (third from left) thanked the NCIS: Hawai’i stunt team, including her double Ellette Craddock, “for making us look good” during a night shoot in the water.”We get to play the bad asses, but these are the real bad asses!” she wrote.
(Also pictured, from left: costar Alex Tarrant, his double Anthony Nanakornpanom, costar Ron Yuan and his double Sonny Sison.)
11 of 41 Awkwafina Awkwafina/Instagram Awkwafina thanked her stunt double for Jumanji: The Next Level, Lee Chesley , for “making [her] look way cooler than [she] is, being a total inspirational badass, and making sure [her] crotch harness was adequately fit.” The actress also called Chesley, “the real hero.”
12 of 41 Awkwafina Awkwafina/Instagram Awkwafina joined forces with stunt star Lee Chesley again, this time for Marvel’s Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings .
“Thank you everyone who went to see @shangchi , out in theaters now.And here’s to badass stunt women everywhere !! ❤️❤️ So happy to work with you again @bgirlmislee,” she captioned a shot of the two posing on set.The pair worked together previously in 2019 for Jumanji: The Next Level .
13 of 41 Candace Cameron Bure Candace Cameron Bure/Instagram Cameron Bure was “seeing double” on the set of her latest Hallmark movie alongside her stunt double.(For true double vision, check out the pic she posted of her with costar Ellie Harvey and her double , too.)
14 of 41 Mindy Kaling Mindy Kaling/Twitter Kaling wished “kind and lovely” pal Donisha Walker, her stand-in on The Mindy Project , a happy birthday on Twitter .
15 of 41 Brie Larson Kevin Winter/Getty Images Larson honored her two Captain Marvel stunt doubles Renae Moneymaker and Joanna Bennett at the 2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards, bringing them on stage with her to accept the award for best fight.
“I could not have made this film without them.They are really the baseline for who she is.
They are the living embodiment of Captain Marvel,” she said .
16 of 41 Halle Berry Berry has talked about how hard she trained for action flick John Wick: Chapter 3 — Parabellum , and her stunt double Anisha Gibbs can confirm Berry is all business when it comes to her workouts.
“Halle’s work ethic is absolutely incredible and I admire her so much,” Gibbs told PEOPLE in May 2019.”Halle loves the craft as much as I do, which made training that much more intense, and her work ethic, drive and determination were impeccable.”
17 of 41 Reese Witherspoon Reese Witherspoon/Instagram Witherspoon introduced fans and followers to her body double Marilee Lessley for the first time on Instagram, and the resemblance is uncanny.
“I want to introduce you to someone who has been working with me for years.This is Marilee and she’s my double.Don’t we look alike? We totally do,” Witherspoon said in a selfie video from the set of her HBO series Big Little Lies .
18 of 41 Reese Witherspoon Source: Reese Witherspoon/Instagram Witherspoon was thankful to have stuntwoman Marny Eng to “make her look tough” in Hot Pursuit .
19 of 41 Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Dwayne Johnson/Instagram The Rock posted a heartwarming video on Instagram revealing that he gifted his stunt double Tanoai Reed a custom pickup truck to thank him for 17 years of work.Reed, who is also Johnson’s cousin, thought he was doing a behind-the-scenes interview and instead was surprised with the token of appreciation.
20 of 41 Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Larry Marano/Getty Neither The Rock nor his double seemed to be too pleased by whatever was cooking on the set of Pain and Gain .
21 of 41 Ben Affleck Ben Affleck/Instagram Ben Affleck gave a sweet shoutout to his longtime stunt double and “legend” Rich Cetrone while filming their fifth movie together, Triple Frontier, in Hawaii.Affleck expressed his appreciation in his Instagram caption, writing, “Grateful to work with such incredible people.”
22 of 41 Priyanka Chopra Jose Perez/INSTARimages.com Chopra and her stunt double, Aja Frary, scoped out the Brooklyn, New York, set of Quantico ahead of filming their scenes.
23 of 41 Jaimie Alexander Albert L.Ortega/Getty She’s got her full support! Blindspot star Alexander supported her stunt double, Heidi Schnappauf, at the 10th Annual Action Icon Awards, where the actress’s lookalike was serving as presenter.
24 of 41 Amy Schumer Amy Schumer/Instagram “2nd movie with @bamastunts and couldn’t love her more!” Schumer captioned a since-deleted post on Insta of Meredith Richardson, who stood in for her in I Feel Pretty.
25 of 41 Chris Hemsworth Source: Bobby Dazzler/Instagram Hemsworth and his double Bobby Holland Hanton practiced their pouts on the set of The Huntsman: Winter’s War .Hanton goes way back with the actor — they also worked on the Thor movies and In the Heart of the Sea together.
26 of 41 Emilia Clarke Macall B Polay/HBO; Rosiemac Clarke a.k.a.
Daenerys Targaryen, twinned with stand-in Rosie Mac on season 5 of Game of Thrones — and they were both total queens.
27 of 41 Jared Padalecki Source: Mike Carpenter/Twitter Mike Carpenter and actor Padalecki of Supernatural have shown each other a lot of love — and teasing — on Twitter .
28 of 41 Lena Dunham Source: Lena Dunham/Instagram “Any time I need to crash a car [or] fly off a bike, this bad b—- appears,” Dunham captioned these pics of herself and Girls stuntwoman Dakota Brown on Instagram .
29 of 41 Tom Hardy Courtesy Jacob Tomuri Talk about double trouble! Hardy and his handsome Mad Max: Fury Road double, Jacob Tomuri, were the spitting image of one another — right down to those matching, model-esque pouts.
30 of 41 Ellie Kemper Ellie Kemper/Instagram “Triple Threat Monday!!,” Kemper, star of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt , wrote on Instagram alongside a photo of herself sandwiched between two of her stunt doubles.
31 of 41 Adrianne Palicki Source: Alicia Vela-Bailey/Instagram Palicki and stunt woman Alicia Vela-Bailey cozied up on the set of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
32 of 41 Shailene Woodley Source: Alicia Vela-Bailey/Instagram Vela-Bailey also helped Woodley out with stunts for Divergent .
33 of 41 Kate Mara Source: Casey Michaels/Instagram Professional double Casey Michaels called the astronaut get-up she got to wear for Mara in The Martian her “favorite costume so far” on a since-deleted post on Instagram.
34 of 41 Anna Kendrick Source: Casey Michaels/Instagram …and that’s really saying something, because Michaels also doubled for Kendrick in Into the Woods and Scarlett Johansson in Avengers: Age of Ultron .
35 of 41 Zac Efron Bruja/Thibault/Pacific Coast News Zac Efron and his stunt double proved that two six-packs are definitely better than one as they filmed scenes for Dirty Grandpa in Georgia.
36 of 41 Robert De Niro FameFlynet Are you looking at him? Or him? De Niro watched his stuntman closely as he executed a full-body lift on the Dirty Grandpa set.
37 of 41 Anthony Mackie AKM-GSI Mackie and his double made sure to look before they leaped into the Falcon’s high-flying stunt on the set of Captain America: Civil War in Atlanta.
38 of 41 Chris Evans FameFlynet; AKM-GSI Is anyone else feeling patriotic all of a sudden? Chris Evans and his double suited up to save the world once more in Captain America: Civil War .
39 of 41 Daniel Craig FameFlynet; PA Photo/Landov No, James Bond didn’t change his look! 007’s stuntman proved himself to be a master of disguise as he wore a mask of Daniel Craig’s face while filming some dangerous water scenes for Spectre .
40 of 41 Andrew Garfield Ray Tamarra/Getty Andrew Garfield and his double synced their Spidey senses (and hairstyles!) as they rehearsed a scene for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 .
41 of 41 Taylor Lautner Bobby Bank/Wireimage Taylor Lautner sized up his stuntman as they took a walk on the New York City set of Tracers (though to be fair, he did do some of his own scary stuff!).
Related Articles Aaron Taylor-Johnson Spotted with Stunt Double in First Photos from Set of ‘Kraven the Hunter’ Chris Hemsworth Shows off His Spanish Skills as He Celebrates Wife Elsa Pataky’s Birthday Oscar Nominee Ariana DeBose Cast in Sony/Marvel’s ‘Kraven the Hunter’ : Reports Zendaya and Tom Holland’s Relationship Timeline Justin Lin Announces He Will No Longer Direct ‘Fast and Furious 10’ Days Into Production on ‘Fast X’ Celebrity Lookalikes You’ve Gotta See to Believe Miles Teller and Keleigh Sperry’s Relationship Timeline Tom Holland and Zendaya Pose on Red Carpet at London Photocall for ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ Celebrity Foodies: See What the Stars Are Snacking on Today Michael B.Jordan’s Most Iconic Roles (That Just Made You Love Him More) Happy New Year! See How the Stars Rang in 2022 Keanu Reeves Heads to ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ , Plus Simu Liu, Alicia Keys and More Reese Witherspoon Steps Out with Her Family in L.A., Plus Ben and Jennifer, Lana Condor and More See the Best Celebrity Birthday Cakes Pregnant Claire Danes Shows Off Her Growing Baby Bump, Plus Mila Kunis, Brie Larson and More Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger’s Relationship Timeline.