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QUESTIONS ARISE OVER DEATH OF EXPENDABLES STUNTMAN

November 2, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Conflicting reports in the Bulgarian press about what actually occurred during second-unit filming for The Expendables 2 when one stuntman was killed and another seriously injured have yet to be sorted out by officials, and spokespersons for NuImage/Millennium Films, which is producing the film, have shed little light on the tragedy. The company has expressed […]

STUNTMAN INJURED DURING FEAR FACTOR TEST

August 23, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Dire predictions that a contestant will inevitably be seriously hurt on one of the reality shows that require physical skill gained new attention Monday when a stuntman testing a new setup for the Fear Factor broke both ankles when a safety mechanism failed. According to gossip website TMZ, which first reported the accident, the stuntman […]

SPIDEY CRASHES TO STAGE ON BROADWAY — TAKEN TO HOSPITAL

December 21, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Spider-Man’s journey from comic book to movies to Broadway took another ill-fated turn Monday night when, seven minutes before the end of the performance of Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, a stunt double for the title character fell about 10 feet and was seriously injured and equipment hanging above the audience also crashed down, although […]