I’ve often wondered about the possibility of an Academy Award For Stunts? Should there be? Why or why not? I’d love to hear some opinions on the subject. I do feel all the wonderful and talented folks who make the action in movies come alive, they deserve to be recognized for their contribution. What do you think?
There have been a few actors over the years who have been given the all clear to perform their own stunts, beginning with such Hollywood icons as Buster Keaton, and the incomparable Steve McQueen. And, more recently the amazing, Jackie Chan who has broken almost every bone in his body! The beautiful and talented actress and philanthropist Angelina Jolie also performs her own stunts, when she can. Continue reading