“We’re going to switch over to rubber guns, and we’re going to take care of it in post[-production]. We’re not going to worry about the dollars. We won’t worry about what it costs,” he stated.
“I was heartbroken. We lost a life. My heart goes out to her family and everybody on set. I’ve known Alec, too, for a very long time,” Johnson added.
Johnson’s feedback come amid rising calls to ban useful firearms on Hollywood units.
An lively investigation is underway to find out how the firearm discharged by actor and producer Alec Baldwin on the “Rust” set final month grew to become loaded with a suspected reside spherical.
An assistant director on the movie yelled “cold gun,” indicating the weapon didn’t have reside rounds, earlier than handing the firearm to Baldwin, in line with an affidavit within the case.
Baldwin has been in cellphone contact with detectives, willingly answering their questions, legislation enforcement and the actor have stated.