10 Celebrities Who Escaped Near Deaths

Celebrities do have luxury life, but to get the position of luxury, they tend to take up almost all the risks possible in their career. We are getting to know much about their life experiences as they are very famous, yet simple as normal human being. The near death experiences by some of the stars listed here can boggle your mind for sure. We have come up with the 10 celebrities who survived near deaths providentially.

10. Ryan Reynolds


Ryan Reynolds is a Canadian Actor who is famously recognized for superhero role in the Green Lantern film. Imagine yourself on a freefall about 20,000 feet from ground level and finally realize a faulty Rip Cord on your body. At the age of 17, Ryan almost died when he jumped for a sky diving adventure with a faulty Rip Cord. There is no way of even thinking what next when something like this happens for anyone. But, intelligently Ryan pulled the reverse parachute to rescue himself from being killed.

9. Michael J. Fox

Michael J. Fox

Michael J. Fox was a Canadian-American famous actor, who started his film career in 1970s. He was recognized with Parkinson’s disease at the age of 29, which impacted his career to greater extent. His condition was announced publicly in 1998, after which the symptoms were sever enough that made a full stops for his career. Something went terrible during the shooting of Trilogy “Back to the Future”. Michael almost strangled to death when he wrongly tied the noose on him. The mishap was then recovered by the crew members, however the incident took almost whole of Michael’s life.

8. Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor was a most popular classical Hollywood cinema actress who became famous in 1950s. The death experience by Elizabeth can give anyone of us a goosebumps as she had two in her life. Firstly, when she was on a clinical table being operated, she almost died and had no pulse, no response, and no breathing for nearly seven minutes. During the timeframe, she saw beautiful lights welcoming her along with her former husband Mike. But, she stated that Taylor had something more to do and sent her back to life.

Secondly, the death experience was encountered by her when she suffered from cold, which cancelled her plans of travelling with her husband Mike in a plane. The very next moment, Elizabeth feels the adrenaline of her husband being killed in a plane crash in which both of them were planned to go for. All the members in the plane included the crew members were reported dead.

7. Anne Hathaway

Anne Hathaway

Anne Hathaway is an American actor, who became successful for her contribution in the film “One Day”. Though the film received mixed reviews, the grossing peaked up to $56.7 million. The scary scene about Anne Hathaway was when she got dragged by a rip current off the shore of Oahu in Hawaii. Nearby surfers helped her to reach the shore and was later assisted by her husband Adam Shulman for further hospitality. Her left leg was impacted with a minor injury, which was cleansed by her husband and aided near the shore by his personal talent.

6. Isla Fisher

Isla Fisher

Isla Fisher is an Australian actor who started her career in acting at the age of 9. Though she was not much successful in initial days of her career, she was most recognized for her amazing acting in many movies. “Now You See Me” is one such beautiful performance given by Isla, which happened to be an ironic situation while filming. It was when Fisher was performing a magic stunt underwater, where she got stuck by a chain for a while before to actually recognize the real cause by the crew. The crew had no clue of her really drowning inside water, thinking it to be her real film performance. Post identification of her being drowning, she was evacuated by using a quick emergency releaser by the rescue team.

5. George Clooney

George Clooney

George Clooney is an American actor and most recognized for the contribution in Syriana and Argo.  He experienced his dead experience during the film making “Syriana”, while he fell off his chair that was tied with a rope. The impact caused a fatal head injury leading to memory loss and insane headache. Digging into the cause for terrible pain, doctors diagnose Clooney’s head with trauma on dura mater. Even today George recalls the instances of himself in a vegetable condition in the hospital after immediate impact on head.

4. Johnny Depp

Johnny Depp

Johnny Depp is an American Actor and Producer, regarded as the world’s biggest star. He have been people’s most favorite after the movie “The Pirates of Caribbean”. It was after the latest release of his hit movie “The Rum Diaries”, which almost hooked £3 million in just a week of time. But, Depp experienced something very shocking and unusual while travelling with director Bruce Robinson. Both Depp and the director Robinson looked each other to call out “Oh! S***”, as a result of engine shut done. The adrenaline is impossibly high when the descent from sky goes crazy out of control. It was reported that the flight was floating with no control for a couple of minutes to swap on an emergency engine to rescue their lives.

3. Jackie Chan

Jackie Chan

Jackie Chan is well known for his acrobatic stunts, who is also recognized for brilliant martial artists in the world. Now, Jackie was very lucky while going for a dangerous stunt in the movie “Armor of God”. The scenario of the stunt was to jump from the wall of a castle to catch hold of a tree branch. Unfortunately, Chan lost control of himself while jumping, which eventually led him to hit his head directly on the ground. The impact paid him for life, where he had to place a plastic plate permanently post brain surgery. Even today, he experiences slight loss of hearing on one side of ears due to hemorrhage on his head.

2. Jet Li

Jet Li

Jet Li, known for the best martial artists in the world, also contributes for best in films. Obvious to go for dangerous stunts, but he had almost gotten off his life when he got stuck in the middle of the Indian Ocean in 2004 due to Tsunami tremors. He was spending amazing time with his family in Maldives when the tides almost ripped off. With the fierce adrenaline, Jet Li dragged his daughter to get off the chasing ocean in search of land. However, the swirls almost got through half of their body by the time they reached their hotel. Following the incident, whole of his family wore life jackets expecting for worst situations to come. He then funded the relief camp with $150,000 as a symbol of sympathy and gratitude for life.

1. Leonardo DiCaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio

Not one, but three near death survivals for Leonardo DiCaprio. DiCaprio is one of the most renowned actors in the world, best known for winning Oscars have almost have had near death experiences three times. DiCaprio experienced his first shock during an adventure in a cage underwater, when a shark almost accidentally got through in. Flipping towards DiCaprio, he was almost in a suicidal mission. Secondly, he had to keep alive till his last breadth when Delta Airline’s engine exploded right in front of him. The engine was switched off for a while thereafter for next two minutes before to go for the emergency landing. Finally, he swallowed the death game when he jumped for a skydiving with faulty Rip Cord. In all of the scenarios, the actor survived with perfect providential escape.

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