Celebrities turned real-life heroes

Published On: Jan 20 2012 10:58:55 AM CST   Updated On: Jun 10 2013 07:16:54 AM CDT

John Malkovich is the latest in a long list of celebrities who have acted heroically off the screen. Here are some of the other celebrity turned real-life heroes.

Heroes - Vin Diesel
28 / 28

Vin Diesel plucked two children and the driver from a car driving in front of him that lost control and burst into flames on a California highway in 2002.

Upload Photos / Videos