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List of famous female stunt performers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female stunt performers list contains the most prominent and top females known for being stunt performers. There are thousand of females working as stunt performers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic stunt performers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a stunt performer then the people below should give you inspiration.

This list is made up of many different famous stunt women, including Niabi Caldwell and Emily Brobst.

While this isn't a list of all female stunt performers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female stunt performers?" and "Who are the best female stunt performers?"
Taryn Terrell is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Stunt Performers
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Taryn Nicole Terrell is an American professional wrestler, referee, actress, and stuntwoman, currently signed to Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, where she is the current TNA Knockouts Champion in her first reign. She is also known for her time in World Wrestling Entertainment, where she performed under the ring name Tiffany. During her time in WWE she trained at WWE's developmental territory, Florida Championship Wrestling, and served as the last ECW general manager. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 32

Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

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Marie Avgeropoulos is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Stunt Performers
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Marie Avgeropoulos is a Canadian actress and model. Her break-out role was as Valli Wooley in the 2009 film I Love You, Beth Cooper directed by Chris Columbus. Since then, she has appeared in more film and TV roles: as Kirstie in Cult, as Kim Rhodes in Hunt to Kill, and the sci-fi series The 100 as Octavia Blake. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 31

Birthplace: Thunder Bay, Canada

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Dorothy Dietrich is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Stunt Performers
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Dorothy Dietrich is an American stage magician and escapologist, and the first and only woman to have performed the bullet catch in her mouth. She was also the first woman to perform a straitjacket escape while suspended hundreds of feet in the air from a burning rope. She is the first woman to gain prominence as a female escape artist since the days of Houdini, breaking the glass ceiling for women in the field of escapes and magic. She has been named as one of the top four escape artists in history. The 2006 Columbia Encyclopedia included Dietrich among their "eight most noted magicians of the late 20th century", and entertainment writer Samantha Hart in her definitive book "The Hollywood ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 48

Birthplace: Erie, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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Sandahl Bergman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Stunt Performers
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Sandahl Bergman is an American dancer, stuntwoman, and actress. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 66

Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America

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