Women In Stunts

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.

Ming Qiu

Stuntwoman and martial artist Ming Qiu got her break in Hollywood when she was stunt double for Nia Peeples in Walker: Texas Ranger. She then landed several roles in high profiles films like Charlie’s Angel, Kill Bill , Mission Impossible 3 , Die Hard 4, Gi Joe 2: Retaliation and the Television show Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Marla Casey

Hollywood stuntwoman, Marla Casey, has found herself driving speeding vehicles, jumping out of helicopters, and fighting bad guys in films and TV. She has risked life and limb daily, performing stunts in Charmed, VIP, and X Files, and movies like Dante's Peak, Charlie's Angeles and Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.

Donna Evans

Stuntwomen and action actress Donna Evans Merlo is known for her work on Iron Man (2008), Charlie's Angels (2000) and The Punisher (2004). She is the sister of Debbie Evans. Donna won a Taurus World Stunt Award in 2001 for Best Aerial Work in Charlie's Angels (2000).

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 presentations, the...

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). She is one of the actresses to portray characters for both Marvel...

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 Lopez for 9 years, and also...

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.

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. Unfortunately, not every stunt has a happy ending....

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).