Meet The Stunt Doubles Behind 15 Celebrities

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We go to the movies to see Christian Bale don the bat cape, Robert Downey Jr. suit up as Iron Man, and Daniel Craig reprise his role as 007.However, these big-name actors rarely do the dangerous stunts required of their fictional alter egos.

We’ve highlighted 15 stunt doubles from the biggest box-office hits of 2012.

From those who fill in for actors from Craig to Jessica Biel, here are some of the most sought after stunt men–and women–in Hollywood.

One of his best moments on set:

'Some floor managers on the show got together and photoshopped me and Daniel on the cover of Gay Times in mankini.'

Parkour athlete and professional free runner Levi Meeuwenberg stood in for this Robert Ludlum-inspired character.

He was one of four stunt doubles for Renner including Edward Gabree, Declan Mulvey, and Richard C. Taylor.

Ingrid Kleinig fills in for this actress who plays head of the Elven Guard in this film out next month.

There were a total of seven stunt doubles for Iron Man and Tony Stark combined through both 'Iron Man' films.

Janene Carleton played one of three primary stunt doubles in this remake for actress ...

Ilram Choi was one of two stunt doubles for web slinger ...

David Elson was Garfield's other stunt double.

... Captain America played by Chris Evans.

Mark Vanselow has been this actor's stunt double for 12 years ...

John Bernecker fills in for this actor who has four movies out this year.

Now, that you've seen the double behind Bond ...

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