“There is nothing we can do to bring her mother back”: Alec Baldwin on the filming of the movie Rust
As Alec Baldwin faces manslaughter charges in the cinematographer’s 2021 death halyna hutchins us Oxide set, SAG-AFTRA and fellow actor Mickey Rourke have defended him.
The first assistant director in OxideDavid Halls, has agreed to plead guilty to negligent use of a deadly weapon.
Meanwhile, the film’s gunsmith, Hannah Gutierrez Reed, has also been charged with manslaughter.
Even in the midst of recent developments, production continues in Oxide remains, a person with knowledge of the project said The New York Times.
Baldwin will remain the lead in the film and Joel Souza, who was injured in the shooting, will return as director.
Thursday’s decision comes more than 15 months after the fatal October 2021 shooting, when a gun held by Baldwin went off on set. A single bullet hit Souza in the shoulder before fatally wounding cackling on the chest.
Baldwin has repeatedly denied any wrongdoing, maintaining that he was told the gun was “cold.”
Donald Trump Jr has come under fire, again, for his comments on the shooting.
Donald Trump Jr has been criticized for his “hateful” response to the news that Alec Baldwin is being charged with manslaughter.
The son of the former US president was one of the first public figures to comment on the charges announced on Thursday (January 19).
It is not the first time he has publicly commented on the fatal shooting of Halyna Hutchins in a manner that has been called “insensitive”.
After the 2021 shooting, Trump Jr sold T-shirts that read: “Guns don’t kill people. Alec Baldwin kills people.”
the independent‘s Holly Baxter looks at Trump Jr’s earlier comments on the incident.
Graeme MassieJanuary 21, 2023 11:32 a.m.
Rust amourer’s lawyers slam investigation as ‘very flawed’
Hannah Gutierrez Reed’s attorney issued a statement in response to the charges, calling the investigation “very flawed.”
Reed, who will also be charged with manslaughter in the incident, was the gunsmith at Oxide.
“Hannah is, and always has been, very emotional and saddened by this tragic accident. But she didn’t commit manslaughter,” said Jason Bowles and Toff J Bullion.
Graeme MassieJanuary 21, 2023 11:04 a.m.
See: Alec Baldwin to face involuntary manslaughter charges in the shooting of Halyna Hutchins
Alec Baldwin will be charged with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of Halyna Hutchins.
Charges will be filed against Alec Baldwin following a shooting on the set of Rust that resulted in the death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins. Both Baldwin and the film’s gunsmith, Hannah Gutierrez-Reed, will each be charged with two counts of manslaughter for the incident, which occurred in October 2021 on the Santa Fe set. No specific charges will be filed for the non-fatal shooting of Rust principal Joel Souza, the New Mexico district attorney’s office said. Click here to sign up for our newsletters.
Graeme MassieJanuary 21, 2023 10:26 a.m.
Halyna Hutchins’ last words after being on the set of Alec Baldwin’s Rust
After interviewing 14 cast and crew members who were at the Oxide Set at the time of the fatal October 2021 shooting, the Los Angeles Times reported a secondhand account of what happened.
Hutchins, cinematographer on the western film ‘Rust,’ died on October 21, 2021 after Baldwin discharged a firearm while practicing a draw technique on set.
Graeme MassieJanuary 21, 2023 10:05 a.m.
The father of the camerawoman killed on the set of a 2014 film speaks to The Independent
The father of Sarah Jones, a camerawoman who was murdered on the set of the 2014 film. midnight travelertalk to the independentIt’s Bevan Hurley.
Richard Jones and his wife Elizabeth formed the Safety for Sarah non-profit to educate young filmmakers on the importance of following the correct protocols on set, with the mantra: “Never forget, never again.”
jones said the independent that the shooting of Halyna Hutchins had resurfaced the grief she felt after her daughter’s death.
“There must be accountability for this tragedy, and I am glad to see that work is being done to hold people accountable,” he said. The independent.
“Clearly, like the death of my daughter Sarah, there is a chain of events that occurred. If any of those professionals had done his job well, he would have prevented this tragedy.
Graeme MassieJanuary 21, 2023 9:30 a.m.
Eliza Hutton, fiancee of Brandon Lee who died on the set of ‘The Crow,’ previously spoke out about gun safety
In the aftermath of the 2021 shooting of Halyna Hutchins, Eliza Hutton, Brandon Lee’s fiancée, called for “alternatives to real guns on set.”
Lee died in 1993 at the age of 28. The actor and the son of the late action star Bruce Lee had been killed while filming The Raven after an actor fired a prop gun he believed to be loaded with blanks.
It was later discovered that a fragment of a dummy shell had been left in the barrel of the gun. Lee died at the hospital after hours of surgery.
In October 2021, Hutton said: “I urge those in positions to make changes to consider alternatives to real guns on sets.”
Graeme MassieJanuary 21, 2023 9:03 a.m.
Alec Baldwin tweets about the death of David Crosby hours after being charged in the Rust shooting
The 64-year-old is one of three cast and crew members facing charges in the October 2021 accidental shooting.
Graeme MassieJanuary 21, 2023 8:30 a.m.
A story of the career and life of Alec Baldwin
Alec Baldwin has had a career in television and film for more than three decades. He is best known for his roles in 30Rockand has had roles in beetle juice, GlengarryGlen Ross Y The dead people. She has also received praise for her impersonation of Donald Trump in Saturday night live.
Here, the independents Ellie Harrison takes a look at the highlights and less highlights of her career.
Star, who has seven children, is famous for his role in ’30 Rock’ and for his impersonation of Donald Trump on ‘SNL’
Inga Parker21 January 2023 08:00
Halyna Hutchins’ husband says charges are a ‘comfort to family’
In a statement issued after the announcement of the charges, Matt Hutchins said: “We support the charges, will fully cooperate with this prosecution, and fervently hope that the justice system will work to protect the public and hold accountable those who break the law.”
Graeme Massie21 January 2023 07:38
Who is Hannah Gutierrez-Reed?
Hannah Gutierrez-Reed is the gunsmith also facing manslaughter charges in the October 2021 death. Oxide shooting.
As the main gunsmith on the film set, Gutiérrez-Reed’s job was to “ready” the weapons. She was the crew member who placed the firearm in the cart that was unloaded after Baldwin picked it up, firing the bullet that fatally shot Halyna Hutchins.
The 24-year-old is the daughter of Hollywood gunsmith Thell Reed. Reed is known in the industry for having taught Brad Pitt and Val Kilmer “realistic gun handling.” She also worked on the 2012 Quentin Tarantino film. django unchained as the speed drawing expert.
Reed allegedly trained Gutierrez-Reed, who revealed on a recent episode of voices from the west podcast Oxide it was only his second film set acting as the main gunsmith. He recently finished his first film set:the old way (2023) starring Nicholas Cage.
Inga Parker21 January 2023 07:00