An investigation is underway by the California Division of Occupational Security and Well being after Marvel crew member dies on Marvel Girl set.
A crew member of the upcoming Marvel collection ‘Marvel Man’ died in an accident on the units. The incident occurred Tuesday at Radford Studios, the place the crewmember, a rigger, fell from the rafters, as per The Hollywood Reporter, a US-based media outlet.
Yahya Abdul-Mateen II stars in ‘Marvel Man’ as Simon Williams, a stuntman-turned-superhero. The present was not filming Tuesday, however the crew was working. Marvel Studio mentioned in a press release, “Our ideas and deepest condolences are together with his household and pals, and our help is behind the investigation into the circumstances of this accident,” The Hollywood Reporter reported.
An investigation is underway by the California Division of Occupational Security and Well being. IATSE, the union representing behind-the-scenes employees, shared its personal assertion submit the crewmember’s demise.
“Everybody within the IA household is shocked and deeply saddened by this tragic loss. We’re working to help our member’s household, and his fellow members and colleagues,” mentioned President Matthew D. Loeb. “Security on set is our highest precedence and we’ll help Cal/OSHA of their investigation in any means that we will.”
‘Marvel Man’ wrapped up some filming earlier than the SAG-AFTRA strike in July. It’s unknown how rather more work stays on the collection, whereas one supply said that the a lot of the capturing had been completed and that just a few pick-ups have been scheduled within the following days or perhaps weeks.
The present counts ‘Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings’ Destin Daniel Creton and Brooklyn 9-9’s Andrew Visitor as among the many behind-the-scenes skills. Ben Kingsley is among the many Marvel actors returning, to reprise the function of thespian Trevor Slattery, in accordance with The Hollywood Reporter.