The moment Alec Baldwin’s gun went off that claimed the life and limb of a cinematographer was captured on film. According to popular reports, Baldwin pulled the trigger on a gun intended as a prop, but in fact contained a live round. Baldwin pulled the trigger on a gun that was intended to be a prop but actually contained a live round. “hot prop gun”The film’s director was also hurt. Baldwin was filming at the time of the tragedy. Rust. Halyna Hutchins was a 42-year-old filmmaker who was on the rise in the industry when the incident took her life.
Silver Screen BeatsReports claim that the scene was shot by a camera crew in rehearsals. According to an insider, “The camera was facing Alec who was shooting in the camera’s general direction during a rehearsal scene that was being recorded. The cameras captured Alec shooting but Halyna and Joel were behind the camera so I don’t think the cameras captured them being shot.”
As a result, “cameras, lights and props were damaged”From the gunfire. It was also “broken glass was everywhere.”It is unknown if the footage is still available or if it was damaged.
Balwin, 63 years old, broke his silence regarding the sad event on Friday Oct. 22 with an official statement. This was also posted to his twitter account. “There are no words to convey my shock and sadness regarding the tragic accident that took the life of Halyna Hutchins, a wife, mother and deeply admired colleague of ours,”He wrote. “I’m fully cooperating with the police investigation to address how this tragedy occurred and I am in touch with her husband, offering my support to him and his family. My heart is broken for her husband, their son, and all who knew and loved Halyna.”
Many photos of Balwin, taken after he was interrogated by police, were also circulated on social media. Baldwin can be seen looking distraught and standing on the curb, with his hands on his knees.