‘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

Alec Baldwin says it’s ‘a lie’ that he’s not helping shooting investigation – National | Globalnews.ca

Alec Baldwin said Saturday that any suggestion he’s not complying with the investigation into last fall’s deadly shooting on a New Mexico film set is a lie. At issue is a search warrant for Baldwin’s cellphone, which authorities hope can provide information helpful in the probe. Baldwin was holding a revolver during a rehearsal for his movie “Rust” … Read more

Alec Baldwin says he ‘didn’t pull the trigger’ in fatal ‘Rust’ shooting – National | Globalnews.ca

Alec Baldwin said he did not pull the trigger of the gun that killed a cinematographer on the movie set of Rust, while investigators in New Mexico zeroed in on how live ammunition may have found its way to the set. Baldwin, who was holding a gun he was told was safe when it went … 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

Mystery remains: Why were live rounds on Alec Baldwin movie set where shooting occurred? – National | Globalnews.ca

Light from a high afternoon sun slanted through the tall windows of the weathered wooden church, catching on the plank floorboards and illuminating the stained glass. Outside, the arid ground of the northern New Mexico foothills stretched for miles — a picturesque setting for an Old West gun battle. The actor Alec Baldwin, haggard in … Read more

Alec Baldwin ‘Rust’ investigation: Authorities recover bullet from director’s shoulder – National | Globalnews.ca

On Thursday of last week, 42-year-old cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was shot and killed by actor Alec Baldwin after he fired a prop gun on the New Mexico set of the film Rust. Director Joel Souza, who was standing behind Hutchins, was also wounded but has since recovered. Information about the incident has been slowly trickling … Read more

Assistant director who gave Alec Baldwin gun had past safety concerns – National | Globalnews.ca

A crew member says she has raised safety concerns in the past about the assistant director who authorities say unwittingly handed actor Alec Baldwin the prop gun that killed a cinematographer on a film set. Maggie Goll, a prop maker and licensed pyrotechnician, said in a statement that she filed an internal complaint with the … Read more