The American actor posted a lengthy post on social media in which he spoke of the tragic filming accident that caused the death of the director of photography for the western. Rust.
“No one wants to know the truth more than I do.In a thirteen-minute long filmed message posted to Instagram on January 1, Alec Baldwin returned to the terrible filming accident that caused the death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on October 21, 2021.
Indeed, it is by pulling the trigger of a loaded revolver, – normally and usually used as a simple movie prop -, during the preparation of a staging of the western Rust near Santa Fe in New Mexico. that the American actor fatally injured the 42-year-old.
Still haunted by this drama Alec Baldwin reiterated that he would do anything to help investigators determine the dire circumstances which cost the life of the director of photography of this film, of which he was also the co-producer: “The tragic death of Halyna Hutchins is certainly the worst moment I have ever lived. I hope that the investigators will soon shed light on this matter. No one wants to know the truth more than me“
As early as October 22, the day after the tragedy, Alec Baldwin had publicly expressed on the social network Twitter his sadness and his willingness to cooperate fully with the Santa Fe police. In a sworn statement, he said that the gun had him given by first assistant director Dave Halls, neither of whom knew the gun was loaded.
Finally in this message recorded on the occasion of the wishes of Happy New Year 2022, Alec Baldwin also wanted to deliver, despite the tragedy, a final note of hope: “My goal for the new year 2021 is serenity, to deepen my relationships with the people I love and to get closer to those who are dear to me but whom I unfortunately don’t see much anymore.“