Michelle Yeoh, who has a background in dance and martial arts, performed a daring motorcycle jump between two rooftops in the James Bond film “Tomorrow Never Dies.”
In the spy thriller “Salt,” Angelina Jolie performed most of her own stunts, including a scene where she jumps off a bridge and lands on a moving truck.
In a standout scene, she clings to the hood of a speeding car, exhibiting extraordinary balance and nerve.
While Scarlett Johansson had a stunt double for some of the more dangerous scenes as Black Widow, she performed a lot of her own hand-to-hand combat and wirework.
Milla Jovovich, who plays Alice in the “Resident Evil” series, is known for doing many of her own stunts, including complicated fight scenes and mid-air kicks.