Celebrity Double Take: The Stunt Doubles of the Leading Men and Women of Hollywood

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When you’ve clawed your way to becoming one of the leading men or women of Hollywood, you want to protect your main asset, which is yourself. That means you don’t want to be doing any activities that could lead to an injury or, even worse, disfigurement that would cause you to lose your “look or likeness.”  Studios put up a ridiculous amount of money for lead roles and there’s no way they’re going to let celebrities put themselves in harm’s way. So, they find the next-best option; a stunt double.

We compiled a list to pay tribute to those wild men and women, and you won’t believe all the celebrities that used a double (cough, The Rock,” cough).

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