It’s been a year since the tragic death of cinematographer Helena Hutchins kill on set Rust After the prop gun got it wrong. Because RustIt was star Alec Baldwin who carried the gun that led to the fatal shooting, and this begs the question as to whether or not the famous actor will face any punishment for this. This western film would continue to be filmed, but the investigation into filming took it one step further.
Cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was killed after being shot at Bonanza Creek Ranch by a Colt.45 pistol carried by Alec Baldwin during filming. RustThe film’s director, Joel Sousa, was also shot with the same gun. according to wrap, the Santa Fe County District Attorney’s Office, New Mexico, has received the sheriff’s completed police report into the shootings on set that will lead to a “thoughtful and timely decision to file charges.” When DA Carmack-Altwies requested emergency funding to pursue a file Rust She said one to four people could potentially face criminal charges with each charge being a variation of the county’s homicide law.
It’s hard to tell If Alec Baldwin is charged with the death of Halina Hutchins. In a letter dated August 30 sent to county officials, Carmack-Altois hinted that Baldwin could be one of the main defendants. When the actor was 64 years old Details of the fatal accidentHe said he never pulled the trigger and would never point a gun at anyone. He even stated that he believes live bullet It was put into the gun that wasn’t supposed to be there. Filmmaker Hana Gutierrez Reid She maintained her innocence of blame Theorizing someone could confuse a live round in a gun with dummy bullets in order to ruin a movie production.
Rust Movie Productions ran into more problems Face the maximum fines $137,000 for ignoring the film’s gun safety regulations. Other incidents have been reported at the site which showed misuse of firearms such as two cases of shotgun left unattended and two unsuccessful firearms days later. It was also reported that on the day before Hutchin’s death, RustThe first camera assistant resigned expressing safety concerns. Ultimately, the Your results That the Colt.45 needs to pull the trigger from a quarter- or half-cock position with a fully-ready hammer to fire a shot, contradicting Baldwin’s initial claims.
After Alec Baldwin settled a lawsuit against him and Rust Movie Productions, Rust You will continue to shoot In January 2023. This is good news RustProducers were optimistic That filming would resume, but there were no guarantees. but, Rust Filming locations will be moved once production resumes Because it would be too emotional for the cast and crew to go back to the place where the tragedy occurred. My heart goes out to the families of those affected by the shooting in the hope that they will recover with time.
In the end, we will receive answers about who will face criminal charges as a result RustA shooting took place on set and whether one of those people would be Alec Baldwin. Until then, photograph Rust will resume. Check back with CinemaBlend’s Upcoming movies So you will have an idea when Rust It will be released in theaters.