Mon, 05/06/2024

Remembering Jeannie Epper

Jeannie Epper

We’re sad to learn that stunt performer Jeannie Epper has passed away at the age of 83. Epper came from a family of stunt performers, including her father and siblings. She was Lynda Carter’s stunt double on Wonder Woman, and worked on many other television shows and films. She was one of the founders of the Stuntwomen’s Association of Motion Pictures.

Below are some selections from her 2014 interview:

On a dangerous Wonder Woman stunt:

On the Stuntwomen’s Association of Motion Pictures:

On being a pioneer:

Watch Jeannie Epper’s full interview and read her obituary in Variety.