What is stunt woman?

  • (noun): A stand-in for movie stars to perform dangerous stunts.
    Synonyms: double, stunt man

Some articles on stunt woman, stunts:

Black Cat (Harvey Comics) - Cast of Characters - Linda Turner
... father was silent film western actor Tim Turner and her unnamed mother was a stunt woman, having appeared at least once in a jungle girl picture or serial, probably in the early thirties ... By her late teens, Linda became a professional stunt woman and won some acclaim for her work ... to action heroines, where her history as a stunt woman allows her to do some of her own stunts ...

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