In the middle of what was the world premiere of Red Notice, film starring Gal Gadot, Ryan Reynolds and Dwayne Johnson, The Rock was consulted about the tragic event that occurred during the filming of Rust. In a confusing moment Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun that was not supposed to be loaded, but had a projectile in the chamber that ended the life of the cinematographer Halyna Hutchins. This refuted an old discussion of Hollywood around the use of weapons.
The Rock, leader of a production company called Seven Bucks who was in charge of films like Jumanji, Black Adam and Hobbs and Shaw, He anticipated that they will change the policy of his films. From now on, all filming that takes place with the seal of Dwayne Johnson It will employ rubber weapons and they will be replaced in post-production. “We are not going to worry about the dollars. We will not worry about the cost “, he assured.
“I love the movie business. There are security protocols and measures that we have always taken in the business and we take them very seriously. They are safe sets and we are proud of it. But accidents happen “, he counted The Rock. In addition, he said that “The wisest and most intelligent thing is to stop for a second and reexamine how we are going to move forward and work together”.
What he said about Halyna Hutchins
The Rock he also took time to talk about the cinematographer of Rust, Halyna Hutchins. “First of all, I was devastated”, said the actor of Jumanji. Thus, he sent a message of support to the filmmaker’s loved ones: “We lost a life. My heart goes out to his family and everyone on set. “.
Days ago, Alec Baldwin spoke about how difficult the situation is for the family of Hutchins, with whom he has been in contact since the day of the accident. In fact, he had a meeting with Matthew Huchins and Andros Hutchins, the husband and the son of Halyna. As revealed, Matthew is “Overwhelmed by pain”. In his social networks, the actor had written: “I am heartbroken for her husband, her son, and everyone who knew and loved her. Halyna”.