Women In Stunts

Women In Stunts
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Women In Stunts is dedicated to women in action, the stunt performers who make action films and TV so exciting. Women stunt performers train to be the best they can be and we support and promote each and every woman in the Entertainment industry.

2001 Taurus World Stunt Awards Female Winners

The Taurus World Stunt Awards are held mid-year every year in Los Angeles. The award ceremony honors stunt performers in movies. The Taurus Awards deciding committee was formed in 2000 and the first awards were given out in 2001. In the tradition of Hollywood’s finest awards...

Eileen Weisinger

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ylwbwAoUUqM Eileen Weisinger is trained in a variety of martial arts, including Tae Kwon Do. As a stunt woman she is skilled in high falls. Eileen Weisinger is known for her work on Iron Man (2008), The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014) and Gotham (2014).

Jill Brown

Jill Brown was born in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. She began working as a stuntwoman in 1989 and began working as a stunt coordinator in 2007. She has worked in the stunt industry for some 30 years. Jill worked a the stunt double for Jennifer...

Michiko Nishiwaki

Actress, stuntwoman and martial artist, Michiko Nishiwaki is also a fight choreographer, and was Japan's first female bodybuilding and powerlifting champion. She performed the high-risk stunts as a stunt double for Lucy Liu in Charlie's Angels and won a Taurus World Stunt Award for Best Speciality Stunt in 2001.

Cheryl Wheeler Sanders

Stuntwoman, actress and producer, Cheryl Wheeler Sanders has about every experience as a stuntwoman in movies including fighting, wire work, weapons, horseback riding, fire burns, high falls, scuba diving and more. She is enshrined in the Black Belt Hall of Fame and a former world kickboxing champion.

Stuntwork Can Be Dangerous

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NgTi2qa34BY There are a small number of gutsy Hollywood stars who insist on doing their own stunt work. But because most A-listers are happy to hand the really dangerous stuff over to the professionals, stunt doubles are always in demand in Tinseltown....

Dailyn Matthews

Originally from the Midwest, with an acting and production background, Dailyn has been working as a successful stunt performer and stunt double for 15 years. She has stunt doubled so many known and unknown women and has worked on the feature films Public Enemies (2009), Red Dawn (2012), Crank (2006), and Identity Thief (2013).