Stunts

  • 66-year-old actor Arnold Schwarzenegger spends 2 hours a day in the gym; performs his own stunts 17-04-2014 08:35 AM

    London: Hollywood action star Arnold Schwarzenegger has revealed that he still performs the stunts on his own despite his age. The 66-year-old actor, who has performed all his stunts in the latest film 'Sabotage', said it is a part of his job, reported Daily Express. "I still get picked up...
  • Watch: Russian sets himself on fire and then jumps off a five-storey building 26-02-2014 05:26 PM

    An amateur Russian stuntman shocked onlookers when he climbed on to a roof, set himself on fire and then jumped into the snow below. The 22-year-old spent nearly a week preparing for the crazy stunt, which was being filmed by his accomplice on the ground. He searched Barnaul, Russia, to...
  • Ban likely on animal shows, circus industry struggles to survive 18-12-2013 10:16 AM

    New Delhi: Once the favourite form of entertainment for families on holidays, the 130-year-old Indian circus industry is struggling to survive. CNN-IBN tried to find out what the circuses are doing to remain in business even as the government considers banning all animal performances. At an evening show at the...
  • Watch: Fans imitate Jean Claude Van Damne's new stunt 22-11-2013 03:18 PM

    Actor Jean Claude Van Damne is known for his movie stunts and one of his latest stunts is becoming the source of a few imitators. The actor did an amazing split from one moving truck to another. ...
  • Mumbai: Performing stunt on train kills 14-year-boy 14-08-2013 11:37 AM

    Mumbai: A 14-year-old boy, performing a dangerous stunt on a local train in Mumbai, was killed after he fell down from the train. The boy Sayed Mohsin was going to buy some goods for her sister's marriage on Eid when he tried the stunts on the train. He took the...
  • Parliament Street firing: Biker's mother demands action against police official 08-08-2013 02:08 AM

    Mother of Karan Pandey, who was shot dead by police in an alleged attempt to stop stunt bikers from performing risky stunts in high-security New Delhi area, on Wednesday met Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi demanding proper action against the officer responsible for her son's death. "I met the Commissioner...
  • US skydiver frees himself from locked box, lands safely 07-08-2013 11:54 AM

    Chicago: US daredevil Anthony Martin escaped on Tuesday from a locked box dropped from an airplane at 14,500 feet after freeing himself from handcuffs and picking the lock in under a minute. "I praise God it all went good," the 47-year-old an escape artist from Sheboygan, Wisconsin told reporters after...
  • Wife scolds Bruce Willis over his daredevil stunts 06-08-2013 12:49 PM

    Los Angeles: Actor Bruce Willis says his wife Emma Heming scolds him hard if he tries doing dangerous stunts on his own now. The 58-year-old is known as an action star after performing daredevilry in movies like 'Die Hard','The Expendables 2' and 'G.I. Joe: Retaliation', but now he lets the...
  • New Delhi Police chief calls stunt motorcyclist's death 'unfortunate' 31-07-2013 01:17 PM

    New Delhi: Bhim Sain Bassi, who will take over as the Delhi Police Commissioner on Wednesday, has called the death of a stunt motorcyclist unfortunate. BS Bassi, who takes the baton from outgoing police chief Neeraj Kumar said curbing hooliganism is top on his agenda. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Bassi said,...
  • Delhi firing: Police say shots were not fired to kill the motorcyclist 28-07-2013 07:58 PM

    New Delhi: A drive to check the growing menace on the Delhi streets turned fatal on Sunday morning when one of the motorcyclists was killed and another injured allegedly in a firing by the Delhi Police at Parliament Street. The Delhi Police claims that tragedy happened when they tried to...
  • I feel I haven't worked if I haven't been doing my stunts: Shah Rukh 28-07-2013 01:36 PM

    Kolkata: He likes to do his own stunts, but superstar Shah Rukh Khan has clarified that actors doing their own such acts doesn't mean they are depriving stuntsmen of their chance to display their skills. "They are the ones who make it happen... they are the ones who teach us......
  • Despite stunted growth, Joby Mathews wins gold at World Arm Wrestling Championship 08-07-2013 03:50 PM

    New Delhi: Joby Mathew, a man who did not allow severe disabilities to come in the way of his ambitions, has won a gold medal at the World Arm Wrestling Championship. Despite having 60 per cent disability since birth, Mathew has also won 10 world medals in the last one...
  • Did SRK's cycling stunt upset Salman? 12-12-2011 02:11 PM

    Mumbai: Apparently, the 'Bodyguard' star made it clear that he wasn't too impressed with it. It was a pleasant surprise when Shah Rukh Khan stepped out cycling with daughter Suhaana on a bright and sunny afternoon last week. However, it seems his one-time friend and co-star Salman Khan wasn't too...
  • At 64, Schwarzenegger wants to do stunts himself 28-11-2011 01:10 PM

    Los Angeles: Hollywood action hero Arnold Schwarzenegger may be 64 years old, but he refuses to use stuntman and insists on doing is won stunts. Arnold has been filming "Last Stand" in New Mexico for nearly two months. TMZ.com reports that the sources said that A.S. has politely declined the...
  • Stunts wrecked my body: Ryan Reynolds 27-11-2011 01:46 PM

    London: 'Green Lantern' star Ryan Reynolds is proud to have done most of his own stunts for his new film 'Safe House' but says the physical scenes left him a wreck. The Canadian actor plays CIA agent Matt Weston in the forthcoming action thriller and was very involved in his...
  • Abhishek copies Ajay Devgn's stunt for 'Players' 06-11-2011 12:43 PM

    Mumbai: Bored of regular stunts, Bachchan Jr balances himself atop two speeding trains for an upcoming film. Remember how everyone was amazed by Ajay Devgn's now legendary split on two bikes in his debut film 'Phool Aur Kaante'? Well, Abhishek Bachchan has just gone ahead and done a similar stunt,...
  • Suresh and Vernon Group wins 'India's Got Talent 3' 02-10-2011 01:48 PM

    The group, known for mixing dangerous stunts with electrifying dance steps, walked away with the Rs 50 lakh in cash price. ...
  • Priyanka Chopra's 'Don 2' stunt double dies 12-07-2011 09:25 AM

    New Delhi: Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra's Don 2: The Chase Continues stunt double Bibi, a girl from Berlin, passed away on Monday due to unknown reasons. Priyanka, and her co-star, Shah Rukh Khan paid their condolences on Twitter. "It's shocking how unpredictable life can be. Bibi, my stunt double from...
  • Akshay to learn combat karate for 'Rowdy Rathore' 27-06-2011 07:34 PM

    New Delhi: He is a black belt in Taekwondo and now Akshay Kumar is learning traditional combat karate for his role in Rowdy Rathore. Directed by Prabhudeva, produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Ronnie Screwvala and co-produced by designer Shabinaa Khan, the film has Sonakshi Sinha opposite Akshay. The 43-year-old...
  • Rajini to do action scenes despite ill health 14-06-2011 04:56 PM

    Southern superstar Rajinikanth quashes rumours that because of his ill health he would not be able to do his stunts in 'Rana'. ...
  • Darsheel trained by Jackie Chan's stunt director 29-03-2011 03:10 PM

    New Delhi: Child star Darsheel Safary is said to have performed some daring action sequences in his upcoming film Zokkomon under the guidance of Hollywood actor Jackie Chan's stunt director William Ong. The 15-year-old, who made his Bollywood debut with Aamir Khan's Taare Zameen Par, is playing a superhero in...
  • 'Housefull 2' will see fresh pairs on screen 02-03-2011 09:38 PM

    Mumbai: Director Sajid Khan is all set to shoot part two of his successful comedy Housefull and says he will not only present fresh pairings on screen, but also bring together the Kapoor brothers - Randhir and Rishi - on screen. "I've paired Asin (Thottumkal) for the first time with...
  • Akshay plays a cool role in 'Housefull 2': Sajid 25-02-2011 06:24 PM

    Mumbai: Sajid Khan is busy with the sequel to his comedy Housefull and says that Akshay Kumar will be seen in a never before seen avatar in it. In Housefull 2, Akshay's role has apparently gone back to the storyboard. Golmaal writers Sajid-Farhad have been roped in to write the...
  • Salman jumps from 10,000 feet up for ad 23-02-2011 09:00 PM

    New Delhi: Bollywood's Dabangg actor Salman Khan will be seen doing a daredevil stunt in a soft drink ad - he jumps from 10,000 feet in a "wingsuit" from which a parachute springs open. "Everyone is afraid of something or the other at some point of his or her life....
  • Abhishek Bachchan didn't do 'Raavan' stunt? 22-06-2010 02:20 PM

    A stuntman claims it was him who jumped over the cliff in the film ...
  • Watch: Akshay in action at karate championship 23-10-2009 02:39 AM

    Akshay Kumar is known for great stunts in his films. ...
  • Watch: Balloon boy saga a publicity stunt 21-10-2009 12:08 AM

    CNN's Jeanne Moos has her Oscar-worthy moments of this unusual hoax. ...