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Cannes: ‘Rust’ Producer Says “We’ll Be Able to Complete the Movie”

The Rust producers Alec Baldwin and Anjul Nigam are bringing a film to the Cannes market in an effort to launch a new production banner, Persona Entertainment, seven months after Baldwin accidentally shot and killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the set of their low-budget Western. Nigam says they have financed the film, writer-director Ben Tomson’s […]

Fred Ward, Actor in ‘Remo Williams,’ ‘Henry & June’ and ‘Tremors,’ Dies at 79

Fred Ward, the erstwhile lumberjack known for playing no-nonsense men of action in such films as Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins, Tremors and The Right Stuff, has died. He was 79. Ward died Sunday, his publicist Ron Hofmann announced. No cause or place of death was disclosed, per the family’s wishes. The San Diego native brought an authentic strength […]

‘Rust’ Producers Appeal New Mexico Safety Agency’s Penalty

The producers of Rust are appealing a New Mexico safety agency’s finding that they knew that firearm safety procedures weren’t being followed on set and demonstrated a “plain indifference” to the welfare of cast and crew. According to a notice of contest filed on Tuesday, Rust Movie Productions argued that the New Mexico Environment Department’s […]

‘Rust’ Producers Penalized for “Serious Violation” of Safety Law, Agency Rules

The producers of Rust knew that firearm safety procedures weren’t being followed on set and demonstrated a “plain indifference” to the welfare of cast and crew, according to a New Mexico safety agency. The New Mexico Environment Department’s Occupational Health and Safety Bureau found numerous violations of safety protocols, including the introduction of live ammunition […]

Alec and Hilaria Baldwin Expecting Seventh Child: “A Gift During Such Uncertain Times”

Alec Baldwin and wife Hilaria took to social media Tuesday to announce they are expecting their seventh child. Hilaria, who has been open about suffering a miscarriage in April 2019 followed by a pregnancy loss later that year, posted a video to Instagram that showed herself and Alec with their six children as the kids […]

Alec Baldwin Moves to Shield Himself From Liability in Deadly ‘Rust’ Shooting

Alec Baldwin on Friday moved for his fellow producers to bear his legal fees and other financial costs from the fatal shooting in 2021 on the set of Rust that killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, claiming in an arbitration demand that his contract insulates him from liability. The target of multiple lawsuits since he shot Hutchins […]

Alec Baldwin Addresses ‘Rust’ Tragedy, Shares Hope for Future Modification of Safety Regulations

Alec Baldwin has once again addressed the on-set tragedy that occurred last October during the production of western movie Rust and resulted in the death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins. In remarks made during a Saturday evening conversation at the Boulder International Film Festival, where the actor/producer is serving as the event’s first ever special guest […]

Halyna Hutchins’ Husband Opens Up About Moment Son Learned His Mom Died: “He Didn’t Want to Believe It”

The husband of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, who was fatally shot on the set of the Alec Baldwin movie Rust, is opening up about his memories of his late wife and the moment when he told their son that his mom had died. Matt Hutchins said he first learned that Hutchins had been shot from a […]

Halyna Hutchins’ Husband Speaks Out on Wife’s Death, Says Alec Baldwin Did Not “Accept Any Responsibility”

Matt Hutchins, the husband of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, who died in October after being shot and killed by a bullet from a prop gun discharged by actor Alec Baldwin on the set of Rust, is speaking out about his wife’s death in his first public interview. In a preview for a sit-down with Today co-anchor […]

24 of Hollywood’s Best Presidents in Movies and TV

From Daniel Day-Lewis as Abraham Lincoln to Alec Baldwin as Donald Trump, Presidents Day provides an opportunity to revisit some of Hollywood's best presidential performances on the big and small screen.

A Timeline of the ‘Rust’ Shooting and Investigation

The Hollywood Reporter reports on the ongoing probe into the on-set tragedy, when star Alec Baldwin discharged a prop gun that killed Halyna Hutchins, the director of photography on the Western.

Alec Baldwin Describes Return to Set for First Time Since ‘Rust’ Shooting as “Strange”

Alec Baldwin described the experience of returning to a movie set as “strange” while recalling the death of Rust director of photography Halyna Hutchins briefly in a four-minute video diary posted to his Instagram. Back working for the first time in nearly four months, the actor recorded and published the video diary Tuesday. In it, […]