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    19 Famous Actors Who Told Their Stunt Doubles, "Thanks, But I Can Handle This On My Own"

    Chloë Grace Moretz was only 13 when she started doing her own stunts!

    Acting can be an intense job, especially if you're starring in an action movie. The majority of the time, productions use stunt doubles for the most dangerous scenes, but sometimes, the actors take on the stunt work themselves.

    Oftentimes, the actors aren't allowed to do all of their own stunts for insurance reasons, but some of them do as much as they can.

    Here are 19 actors who did most — or all — of their own stunts in a movie:

    1. Margot Robbie did all of Harley Quinn's stunts for Birds of Prey, except for the critical acrobatics, herself.

    she did all her own fight scenes and gymnastics

    2. Naomie Harris did all of her own stunts for Skyfall.

    she did a lot of driving stunts

    3. At only 13, Chloë Grace Moretz did most of her own stunts for Kick-Ass.

    she played a superhero

    4. Tom Holland did a lot of his own stunt work for Spider-Man: Homecoming, such as wire work, jumping on top of cars, and climbing on top of the fake Staten Island Ferry on set.

    he has a background in gymnastics and parkour

    5. Jackie Chan does about 90% of his own stunts in all of his movies, such as Bleeding Steel, because "that’s what audiences expect from [him]."

    he slid down a building

    6. Charlize Theron did 98% of her own stunts for Atomic Blonde.

    she did a lot of intense fight scenes

    7. Adam Driver was so insistent on doing all of Kylo Ren's stunts for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker that his stunt double never had to get in costume.

    it was a lot of intense fighting and literally throwing people

    8. Kristen Stewart did "so many" of her own stunts in Charlie's Angels.

    her fighting style is similar to Black Widow's in "Captain America: The Winter Soldier"

    9. During the action scenes in the John Wick trilogy, Keanu Reeves is "about 90% of what’s happening there."

    he lifted a guy up and flipped him over a table

    10. Dwayne Johnson did several key stunts for San Andreas because director Brad Peyton wanted the viewers "to know that they’re seeing Dwayne Johnson do this. This isn’t a trick. There’s no editing. This is him really doing it.”

    he did the helicopter scenes

    11. Angelina Jolie took every single one of Evelyn Salt's dangerous leaps in Salt, but she cut her head while rolling onto the floor.

    her character leaped between semitrucks

    12. Milla Jovovich was quite literally in the driver's seat for the flipping Humvee scene in Monster Hunter.

    she was on top of the vehicle as it flipped over

    13. Daniel Craig "gets his hands very dirty" while doing all of his own stunts for the James Bond franchise.

    he does all kinds of fighting, jumping, driving, etc

    14. Josh Hutcherson did all of his own stunts for The Hunger Games.

    it was a lot of fight scenes as well as heavy lifting

    15. Jeremy Renner fractured his left wrist and his right elbow while filming a stunt scene for Tag.

    he was filming "Avengers: Infinity War" at the same time

    16. Liu Yifei did 90% of her own stunts in Mulan.

    she worked with swords

    17. Sylvester Stallone has spent his career doing a lot of his own stunts, a practice that's continued as recently as Samaritan.

    he's been doing his own stunts since his "Rocky" days

    18. Zoë Bell frequently worked as a stunt double on Quentin Tarantino's sets, and he cast her as herself in Death Proof.

    she rode on top of a moving car

    19. And finally, Cameron Diaz and Tom Cruise both did their own stunts for Knight and Day.

    they did a lot of driving stunts