Image: Instagram/Tanoai Reed / Instagram/Jacob Tomuri
Image: Instagram/Tanoai Reed / Instagram/Jacob Tomuri

They’re the unsung heroes of the movie world: the stuntmen and women who put their lives on the line so that their A-list counterparts don’t have to. What’s more, once in a while these body doubles have an uncanny resemblance to the stars they stand in for, too; so much so, in fact, that you’ll be seeing, well, double when you look at the pairs together…

Johnny Depp
Image: Google+/Tony Angelotti

19. Johnny Depp

Tony Angelotti knows all too well about the perils of being a celebrity doppelganger. While filling in for Johnny Depp on Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest, the Florida native claimed to have suffered internal bleeding and injuries to his knees, legs and pelvis in a “human yo-yo stunt” that, he alleged, went wrong. Yikes.

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Arnold Schwarzenegger
Image: via io9

18. Arnold Schwarzenegger

Stunt veteran Billy Lucas has filled in for Arnold Schwarzenegger for most of the action hero’s career, often while wearing a prosthetic mask to make the swap even more convincing. True Lies, Kindergarten Cop and Eraser are just some of the films Lucas has appeared in, all while appearing uncannily similar-looking to the Austrian Oak.

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