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Alec Baldwin says he “didn’t pull the trigger” that killed cinematographer, Hutchins

Alec Baldwin has spoken out about the fatal shooting on the set of Rust that killed Halyna Hutchins and injured director Joel Souza.

Baldwin stated, “The trigger wasn’t pulled. I didn’t pull the trigger.”

The actor who stated this via an interview with ABC Thursday, said that “it wasn’t in the script for the trigger to be pulled.”

The Santa Fe Sheriff’s Office wrote in a press release on the day of the incident that the two crew members “were shot when a prop firearm was discharged by Alec Baldwin. Read here

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George Clooney describes Alec Baldwin’s deadly ‘Rust’ shooting as ‘infuriating’ and ‘insane’

George Clooney calls Alec Baldwin?s deadly ?Rust? shooting ?insane?

George Clooney describes Alec Baldwin’s deadly ‘Rust’ shooting as ‘infuriating’ and ‘insane’. George Clooney calls Alec Baldwin’s deadly ‘Rust’ shooting ‘insane’. Actor George Clooney has described the deadly shooting of “Rust” cinematographer as “infuriating” and “insane”.

Speaking on Marc Maron’s “WTF” podcast, Clooney stated that the death of 42-year-old cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was clearly the result of “a lot of stupid mistakes.” He also claimed that Alec Baldwin and his crew appeared to ignore decades-old safety rules used on every other set.

He said;

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‘She was my role model’ – Alec Baldwin shooting victim’s sister pays tribute to the 42-year-old cinematographer

The heartbroken sister of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, who died on set after being shot by actor Alec Baldwin when he accidentally discharged a prop gun, has spoken about her loss.

Baldwin was pictured comforting the husband and son of the 42-year-old over the weekend.

Her younger sister Svetlana Androsovyc, who now in Indonesia, has spoken about the family’s harrowing loss


She told the Kyiv Post: “I cannot comprehend (her death).


“I loved her very much; I was very proud of her, and she was my role model. We were always close and remained in touch, despite the distance.

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Update: Prop gun fired by Alec Baldwin contained a live round, union says

Update: Prop gun fired by Alec Baldwin contained a live round, union says

The prop gun Alec Baldwin used in the accidental shooting that killed a cinematographer on his upcoming movie “Rust” and wounded the director reportedly contained a “live round.”
A union that covers prop masters sent an email to its members Friday morning in which it said “a single live round was accidentally fired on set by the principal actor,” according to Indie Wire.



Anthony Pawluc, secretary-treasurer of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local 44, wrote that the bullet struck “both the Director of Photography, Local 600 member Halnya Hutchins, and Director Joel Souza,” the site reported.



“Local 44 has confirmed that the Props, Set Decoration, Special Effects and Construction Departments were staffed by New Mexico crew members. There were no Local 44 members on the call sheet,” the email cited by Indie Wire added.

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Family of Hollywood star Brandon Lee, who died while making The Crow in 1993, says ‘no one should ever be killed by a gun on a film set’ after Alec Baldwin tragedy

Family of Hollywood star Brandon Lee, who died while making The Crow in 1993, says

The family of Hollywood star Brandon Lee,  who died while making The Crow in 1993, has reacted after  Alec Baldwin  shot and killed a cinematographer on the set of his upcoming movie. 

Baldwin discharged a prop firearm that killed director of photography Halyna Hutchins and injured director Joel Souza on the set of the film Rust in New Mexico. 

Family of Hollywood star Brandon Lee, who died while making The Crow in 1993, says

Our hearts go out to the family of Halyna Hutchins and to Joel Souza and all involved in the incident on Rust,’ read a tweet from the account, which is run by Lee’s sister Sharon Lee. ‘No one should ever be killed by a gun on a film set. Period.’

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Old tweet where Alec Baldwin wrote “I wonder how it must feel to wrongfully kill someone” resurfaces after he accidentally shot someone dead on set

Old tweet where Alec Baldwin wrote "I wonder how it must feel to wrongfully kill someone" resurfaces after he accidentally shot someone dead on set

A tweet posted by actor Alec Baldwin has resurfaced online after he accidentally shot and killed a person and injured another on the set of his new film Rust.

In the wake of the distressing incident, an old tweet from 2017 has now been doing the rounds on the internet.

The message Alec wrote four years ago read: “I wonder how it must feel to wrongfully kill someone.”

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American Actor, Alec Baldwin accidentally kills woman on movie set

The actor fired the gun at two of the production team members. American actor Alec Baldwin has accidentally killed a woman at a film location.

According to several reports, the actor fatally shot a cinematographer and injured a director during a tragic accident when a prop gun discharged on the New Mexico movie set of the film ‘Rust.’

“There was an accident today on the New Mexico set of ‘Rust’ involving the misfire of a prop gun with blanks,” a production spokesperson told Deadline.