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Alec Baldwin Sues to “Clear His Name” in ‘Rust’ Shooting

Saying he wants to clear his name, Alec Baldwin on Friday sued people involved in handling and supplying the loaded gun that he was using when it fired, killing cinematographer Halyna Hutchins during a 2021 filming accident in New Mexico. Baldwin filed a cross-complaint in Superior Court in Los Angeles alleging negligence against some of […]

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 […]

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, […]

‘Rust’ Armorer Sues Production’s Ammunition Supplier for Allegedly Adding Live Rounds on Set

Rust armorer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed on Wednesday sued Seth Kenney, the man whose company supplied ammunition to the production, claiming that he introduced live rounds on set. The lawsuit, filed in New Mexico federal court, accuses Kenney of distributing “boxes of ammunition purporting to contain dummy rounds, but which contained a mix of dummy and live […]

Alec Baldwin Slams “Bullsh**” Claims That He’s Not Helping ‘Rust’ Shooting Investigation

Alec Baldwin is responding to apparent claims that he is not cooperating with the ongoing investigation into the October shooting death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the Rust film set. The actor took to Instagram on Saturday to share footage of himself asserting that he is “one thousand percent going to comply” with the investigation. […]

Alec Baldwin to Make First Post-Shooting Appearance at NYC Awards Gala

Just days after his first sit-down interview following the Rust shooting, Alec Baldwin is planning his return to public life. He is set to serve as master of ceremonies for NYC’s Ripple of Hope Award Gala on Thursday. The event, put on by Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, will be hosted by Kerry Kennedy, with Vice […]

Alec Baldwin Describes What Happened on ‘Rust’ Set: “I Let Go of the Hammer and Bang, the Gun Goes Off”

In his first sit-down interview since the shooting death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the New Mexico set of his film Rust, an emotional Alec Baldwin gave a detailed timeline of exactly what happened that day, and broke down in tears while remembering Hutchins. Baldwin told the interviewer, Good Morning America’s George Stephanopoulos, that he […]

‘Rust’ Prop Weapon Supplier Denies Company Provided Live Rounds Found on Set

Seth Kenney, the owner of PDQ Arm & Prop, which supplied prop weapons and ammunition to the Rust production, is denying that the live rounds on the film’s set came from his company. In a Thursday interview with Good Morning America, Kenney spoke to ABC News correspondent Kaylee Hartung, telling her that his New Mexico-based […]

‘Rust’ Shooting: New Search Warrant Sheds Light on How Alleged Live Ammo May Have Ended Up on Set

A search warrant affidavit filed Tuesday for a prop shop sheds light on how alleged live ammunition ended up on the set of Rust, where cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was killed in October. In the affidavit, a Santa Fe County Sheriff’s Department detective wrote that she was informed by Rust armorer Hannah Gutierrez Reed that ammo […]

Alec Baldwin Urges Hollywood to Employ Police Officers on Sets Using Real or Fake Guns

Alec Baldwin took to social media on Monday to urge Hollywood to employ a police officer on every film and TV set that uses guns. “Every film/TV set that uses guns, fake or otherwise, should have a police officer on set, hired by the production, to specifically monitor weapons safety,” the Rust star and producer […]