Caitlin Carmichael Did All Her Own Stunts in Netflix's 'Wheelman' (Exclusive)

Caitlin Carmichael Did All Her Own Stunts in Netflix's 'Wheelman' (Exclusive)

Meet Caitlin Carmichael, the new star of Netflix’s new original film, Wheelman!

The 13-year-old starlet will be starring alongside Frank Grillo in the film, where she did all her own stunts for.

“I did all my own driving stunts in the movie in a 1982 Porsche 911 stick-shift car,” Caitlin told JJJ. Mind you, she was still only 12 at the time of filming!

Learn 10 More Fun Facts about Caitlin below and catch Wheelman TOMORROW, October 20th, on Netflix.

  • I’ve been surfing since I was 8 years old. Catching waves in Malibu is my favorite thing to do when I’m not on set
  • I have a 5-pound Maltese named Tallulah that travels with me everywhere I go. She loves bacon and dressing up!
  • My favorite color is Tiffany blue (a la Breakfast at Tiffany’s)
  • I love going to concerts! My first concert ever was Miley Cyrus in the “Best of Both Worlds Tour” when I was 3 years old. I was a Hannah Montana super fan growing up
  • I’m kind of obsessed with sushi
  • When I filmed the American Girl: Grace Stirs Up Success movie, we trained as pastry chefs in a real, working bakery in Budapest, Hungary to prepare for our scenes in the kitchen
  • Before I go to set, I listen to music that reminds me of my character. My personal favorite types of music are acoustic pop, musical theatre, and hip hop.
  • I’ve taken French for two years and visited the French-speaking island of Saint Maarten this summer to practice my linguistics. I also took a selfie with the Mona Lisa in Paris when I was 10
  • I think horror movies are the most fun to watch and to film! I find it fascinating to learn the secrets behind all the jump-scares and gory special effects
  • When I was little, my mom asked me what my favorite playground was. I told her “Set!!!” because it’s always been my favorite place to be
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Photos: Alex Kruk
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