The film industry may not seem like the most dangerous gig in the world. Why would it be? Most actors we know and love aren’t the people we see during intense action scenes on screen. The use of properly-trained and talented stunt doubles, coupled with serious safety precautions on set, make for a much safer filming environment.
However, accidents do happen. And they happen surprisingly often. Many of these accidents have taken the lives of beloved actors and actresses far before their time– all because of poor planning, rushed productions, or downright sociopathic directors willing to do anything for that perfect shot.
Thankfully, actors aren’t letting the poor safety …
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