‘Rust’ movie armorer sues prop supplier over live rounds on set of fatal shooting – National | Globalnews.ca

The armorer overseeing weapons used in the filming of the Western “Rust” sued the prop supplier on Wednesday, alleging his company distributed live ammunition on the set where police say actor Alec Baldwin fired a round that killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins. Armorer Hannah Gutierrez Reed, 24, is seeking unspecified damages from prop provider Seth Kenney … Read more

Recycled live ammo may have been on ‘Rust’ movie set amid fatal shooting: documents – National | Globalnews.ca

Authorities investigating the fatal shooting on the “Rust” movie last month are investigating whether recycled live ammunition may have made its way into a stash of dummy bullets on the set in New Mexico, according to court documents released on Tuesday. The documents include a search warrant for the premises of a local supplier of ammunition and … Read more

‘Rust’ crew member sues Alec Baldwin, others over fatal shooting of Halyna Hutchins – National | Globalnews.ca

The head of lighting on the film “Rust” filed a lawsuit Wednesday over Alec Baldwin’s fatal shooting of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the New Mexico set of the Western, alleging negligence that caused him “severe emotional distress” that will haunt him forever. Serge Svetnoy said in the suit that the bullet that killed his close … Read more

Alec Baldwin shoots prop gun on movie set, leaving 1 dead and another injured – National | Globalnews.ca

UPDATE: In an email sent to its membership early on Friday morning, film union IATSE Local 44 said a prop gun fired by Alec Baldwin contained a “live round” that struck and killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the set of Rust in New Mexico. As first reported by Indiewire, the union, which covers propmasters, told … Read more