‘There’s nothing we can do to bring his mother back’: Alec Baldwin on the set of Rust
Alec Baldwin released his first family photo since being charged with involuntary manslaughter.
An actor who continues the film Rust Desperation is accused of filming the movie Haina Hutchins, who posted this photo on Instagram.
It features his wife Hilaria Baldwin and their six-year-old son Leo.
Melina Spadone, an attorney for Western Productions, confirmed the news to CNN on Friday, adding that “safety supervisors and union crew members … prohibit any use of working weapons or any ammunition.”
New Mexico prosecutors announced Thursday that Mr. Baldwin was one of three members of the cast and crew charged in the accidental shooting. Armorer Hannah Gutierrez Reed is also charged with involuntary manslaughter, while first assistant director David Halls has agreed to plead guilty to negligent use of a deadly weapon.
A person familiar with the film said earlier New York Times that Baldwin will still star in the film, and that Joel Souza, who was injured in the shooting, will return as director.
Thursday’s decision comes more than 15 months after the fatal shooting in October 2021, when the gun Baldwin was carrying discharged on video. One shot hit Souza in the shoulder before hitting Hutchins in the chest.
Baldwin has repeatedly denied any wrongdoing, claiming he was told the gun was “cold.”
Alec Baldwin shared a photo of his wife Hilaria Baldwin and their six-year-old son Leo in his first personal social media post since being charged with involuntary manslaughter.
Jacob StallworthyJanuary 23, 2023 11:44
Eliza Hutton, the fiancee of Brandon Lee who died in The Crow, has previously spoken out about gun safety.
In the wake of the 2021 shooting of Haina Hutchins, Brandon Lee’s fiancee Eliza Hutton called for “alternatives to real guns on sets.”
Lee died in 1993 at the age of 28. The actor and the son of the late star Bruce Lee were killed during the filming of the movie. The Crow after the actor fired a shotgun he believed was loaded with blanks.
Later, it was found that a fragment of a dummy shell was left in the barrel of the gun. Lee died at the hospital a few hours after surgery.
In October 2021, Hutton said: “I urge those in a position to consider alternatives to actual weapons in kits.”
Jacob Stallworthy23 January 2023 11:28
Prosecutors seek justice in Alec Baldwin case despite notoriety
Prosecutors have promised to file charges by February against actress and weapons expert Hannah Gutierrez-Reed, 64, in the October 2021 shooting death of a filmmaker on the set of the Western movie Rust.
Santa Fe District Attorney Mary Carmack-Altwis says the case is about equal justice under the law and accountability in the death of Halina Hutchins, regardless of the fame and fortune of those involved.
He says the Ukrainian-born filmmaker’s death while rehearsing for a scene was tragic and preventable.
Mr. Baldwin and Ms. Gutierrez-Reed maintain their innocence and have vowed to fight the charges announced Thursday.
Jacob StallworthyJanuary 23, 2023 10:58
ICYMI: Mickey Rourke says ‘there’s no way in hell’ Alec Baldwin should be blamed for Rusty’s death
Mickey Rourke has responded to his Hollywood co-star Alec Baldwin’s accusations after the news broke on Thursday.
Baldwin and two others Rust Crew members were charged following the death of the film’s director of photography, Halina Hutchins, in 2021.
Rourke spoke out against the charge of involuntary manslaughter, claiming that “there is no way in hell actor Alec Baldwin should be charged with any negligence.”
Full story, from The IndependentLouis Chilton is below:
Jacob Stallworthy23 January 2023 10:28
Who is to blame after the death of Halina Hutchins in the movie “Rust”?
Three people have been charged with involuntary manslaughter after the death of cinematographer Halina Hutchins on the set of a western movie. Rust.
It was announced Thursday that Alec Baldwin will face two counts of involuntary manslaughter after he discharged the gun that shot Hutchin while practicing shooting techniques.
The film’s armor bearer, Hannah Gutierrez Reed, is also facing the same charges.
David Halls, first assistant director for Rusthas agreed to plead guilty to a charge of negligent use of a deadly weapon.
Each charge carries a sentence of up to 18 months in prison.
Jacob StallworthyJanuary 23, 2023 09:58
What were Halina Hutchins’ last words?
The last words Halina Hutchins spoke in the moments after the shooting have been revealed.
Mrs. Hutchins, director of photography for the Western film call, On October 21, 2021, actor Alec Baldwin died after being shot by a gun he believed to be loaded with full-fledged bullets instead of guns and shells.
Seconds after she was hit, Ms Hutchins shouted to the boom operator: “That was not good. It was nothing good,” said A Los Angeles Times report based on interviews with 14 crew members.
Find out more in the story below:
Peony HirvaniJanuary 23, 2023 09:28
Who else was injured in this incident?
Director Joel Souza was also influenced by the gun Alec Baldwin discharged on screen Rust put
He was hospitalized in October 2021 with a gunshot wound and was released shortly thereafter.
According to a source with knowledge of the film, which with New York TimesSouza will return to the film as a director, and Baldwin will continue to play the main role.
Peony HirvaniJanuary 23, 2023 08:48
Halina Hutchins’ husband previously revealed he feels ‘fury’ at Alec Baldwin
In February 2022, Halina Hutchins’ husband said he was “angry” to see the actor speak “so openly” about his wife’s death.
“I’m angry that he’s talking publicly about her death in such detail after not taking it upon himself to describe how he was killed,” Matt Hutchins wrote in the paper. Today showed last year.
“The idea that someone holding a gun that didn’t cause it to discharge is absurd to me.”
Peony HirvaniJanuary 23, 2023 08:18
Mickey Rourke says ‘no way in hell’ Alec Baldwin should be charged in Halina Hutchins death
Mickey Rourke has spoken out in defense of Alec Baldwin, saying there is “no way in hell” he should be charged in the death of Haina Hutchins.
Reacting to the news on Instagram, Rourke wrote: “I will never give my two cents about what happens in someone’s film. This is a terrible tragedy that happened to cinematographer Halina Hutchins. But no way in hell actor Alec Baldwin shouldn’t be accused of any negligence.”
Louis Chilton has a story to tell The Independent:
Peony HirvaniJanuary 23, 2023 07:38
Alec Baldwin shares a photo of his wife and son in the first post after the criminal case
Alec Baldwin posted a photo of his wife Hilaria and six-year-old son Leo in the first post since being charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of Halina Hutchins.
“The old inclination is ‘let me turn my back on you.’ Potato chips to follow.“ the Rust The actor captioned the photo.
Peony HirvaniJanuary 23, 2023 07:08