Stunts

  • This is why you can't ever have enough of Rajinikanth: See him tame steel tigers to OWN a grenade jacket in 10 gifs May 24, 2014

    The Tamil superstar who is unequivocally one of the most admired actors in India, is known for his extravagant, mind-boggling and many times gravity-defying stunts. The larger-than-life actor Rajinikanth has acted in scores of films and has been a part of the south Indian film industry for close to 40...
  • Watch: Insane video of Saudis changing tyres while driving a car sideways April 22, 2014

    Just watching this will make you grab onto something. A video posted last month shows Saudis driving a Toyota FJ Cruiser sideways and changing its tyres at the same time. ...
  • 66-year-old actor Arnold Schwarzenegger spends 2 hours a day in the gym; performs his own stunts April 17, 2014

    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 and thrashed...
  • Watch: Russian sets himself on fire and then jumps off a five-storey building February 26, 2014

    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 December 28, 2013

    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 Great...
  • Watch: Fans imitate Jean Claude Van Damne's new stunt November 22, 2013

    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 August 14, 2013

    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 train...
  • Parliament Street firing: Biker's mother demands action against police official August 8, 2013

    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 at...
  • US skydiver frees himself from locked box, lands safely August 7, 2013

    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 ward...
  • Wife scolds Bruce Willis over his daredevil stunts August 6, 2013

    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 stuntmen...
  • New Delhi Police chief calls stunt motorcyclist's death 'unfortunate' July 31, 2013

    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, "The...
  • Delhi firing: Police say shots were not fired to kill the motorcyclist July 28, 2013

    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 July 28, 2013

    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... they...
  • Despite stunted growth, Joby Mathews wins gold at World Arm Wrestling Championship July 8, 2013

    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...
  • Bike stunt in 'Keemat' most memorable: Akshay Kumar March 12, 2013

    Gurgaon: Bollywood star actor Akshay Kumar Monday said that he did his best bike stunt was in Hindi movie 'Keemat', which was released in 1998. "I have performed too many action roles with motorcycles but a stunt scene in 'Keemat' will always be memorable," Akshay, who was here to launch Honda's...
  • Ranbir goes the Akshay way in new TV commercial October 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The small screen is giving Bollywood a great fight. Popular film stars have already embraced TV and now the TV commercial are giving the glimpse of being a short film with great production values. The latest TV commercial of Hero is a good example of it where Ranbir...
  • Did SRK's cycling stunt upset Salman? December 12, 2011

    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 impressed by...
  • At 64, Schwarzenegger wants to do stunts himself November 28, 2011

    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 producers'...
  • Stunts wrecked my body: Ryan Reynolds November 27, 2011

    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...
  • Abhishek copies Ajay Devgn's stunt for 'Players' November 6, 2011

    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, but...
  • Suresh and Vernon Group wins 'India's Got Talent 3' October 2, 2011

    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 July 12, 2011

    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 Don...
  • Akshay to learn combat karate for 'Rowdy Rathore' June 27, 2011

    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 actor, who...
  • Rajini to do action scenes despite ill health June 14, 2011

    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 March 29, 2011

    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 March 2, 2011

    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,...
  • Akshay plays a cool role in 'Housefull 2': Sajid February 25, 2011

    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 part. "We've...
  • Salman jumps from 10,000 feet up for ad February 23, 2011

    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. But...
  • Abhishek Bachchan didn't do 'Raavan' stunt? June 22, 2010

    A new controversy surrounds the film 'Raavan'. A stuntman claims he did Abhishek Bachchan's stunt in the film. He also did Vikram's stunt in 'Raavanan'. ...
  • Deepika, Priyanka, Bebo to do action stunts April 1, 2010

    For centuries, actors (read heroes) have been associated with action, fights and stunts. And everyone would agree that Akshay Kumar by far rules the roost in this genre. However, lately we have noticed that many Bollywood babes who predominantly used to sing and dance around trees and show skin have...