Andrew Garfield backflips for breast cancer

Emma Shepherd

Andrew Garfield has made a pretty big statement, and not just a physical one.

The 34-year-old put his gymnastics skills to good use when he appeared on the Ellen Degeneres Show and performed a backflip. Watch video above.

Ellen asked Andrew to perform a backflip so she can donate $38,000 to Breast Cancer during Breast Cancer Awareness month. Source: Michael Rozman / Warner Bros.

The Breathe actor did it in honour of Breast Cancer Awareness month so that Ellen could donate $38,000 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, courtesy of Ultra Beauty.

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Ellen and Andrew also chatted about his performance in Werq the World Tour in London. Source: Michael Rozman / Warner Bros.

The episode which aired on Tuesday also discussed Andrew's new role in musicalWerq the World Tour, which sees him dressed as Whitney Houston lip-syncing one of her biggest hitsI'm Every Woman.

He first was seen doing a backflip as his role dressed as Whitney Houston in Werq the World Tour. Source: Michael Rozman / Warner Bros.

The tour is hitting up locations like Norway, Sweden and Ireland.

More importantly though... how good was that backflip!

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