body double

(redirected from Butt double)

body double

n.
A movie actor who substitutes for a leading performer, especially in distance shots or scenes not involving the face, such as close-ups of a portion of the body.

body double

n
(Film) films a person who substitutes for a star for the filming of a scene that involves shots of the body rather than the face

bod′y dou`ble


n.
a person whose body is shown in a movie or TV show in substitution for a leading actor, esp. in a nude scene.
[1990–95]
Translations
dubler
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Washington, July 23 (ANI): Mila Kunis was assigned the task of choosing her own butt double for her upcoming movie 'Friends With Benefits' after she refused to let her butt be captured on camera.
These are not words a man who once enjoyed flashing his behind in his films, but who now has to use a butt double, would want to hear about someone with whom his lithesome wife will spend the next few months in close contact.
I was nearly Ally McCoist's butt double in a sex scene in his film A Shot At Glory but he decided to do it himself.
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Q: But I understand you did have a stunt butt double.
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The 44-year-old actor revealed that he didn't use a butt double in a sex scene from his latest movie even if it wasn't his first time doing it.