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Husband of woman killed on set of 'Rust' breaks silence with heartbreaking statement

Husband of woman killed on set of 'Rust' breaks silence with heartbreaking statement

10/23/2021 8:03:00 AM

Husband of woman killed on set of 'Rust' breaks silence with heartbreaking statement

Halyna Hutchins, a 42-year-old cinematographer, was fatally shot when Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun on set of the Western film.

, who was the film's director of photography, was accidentally shot when Baldwin fired a prop weapon on set. She was taken by helicopter to University of New Mexico Hospital and was pronounced dead, according to police.“Halyna Hutchins was a ray of light," her agents told TODAY via email on Friday."Always smiling, always hopeful. She decided early on she would take the craft of cinematography by storm and the last couple of years proved she was well on her way. Her talent was immense, only surpassed by the love she had for her family. All those in her orbit knew what was coming; a star director of photography, who would be a force to be reckoned with."

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Halyna Hutchins on Jan. 19, 2018 in Park City, Utah.Mat Hayward / Getty Images for AMC Networks"All of us at Innovative Artists are heartbroken. We mourn for her family and we hope this tragedy will reveal new lessons for how to better ensure safety for every crew member on set.”

Baldwinsaid Friday that his"heart is broken"and he is cooperating with law enforcement after the tragic accident."There are no words to convey my shock and sadness regarding the tragic accident that took the life of Halyna Hutchins, a wife, mother and deeply admired colleague of ours," Baldwin headtopics.com

tweetedon Friday."I’m fully cooperating with the police investigation to address how this tragedy occurred and I am in touch with her husband, offering my support to him and his family. My heart is broken for her husband, their son, and all who knew and loved Halyna."

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Alec Baldwin shooting victim Halyna Hutchins' haunting last post from Rust setAlec Baldwin accidentally shot Halyna Hutchins, the director of photography, on the film set of Rust

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Halyna Hutchins, cinematographer killed on the 'Rust' set, was a 'rising star'Halyna Hutchins, a well-admired cinematographer who was blazing a new path for women in her field, was killed in a tragic accident on the set of the film 'Rust' in New Mexico. Rip. Such a sad story. SO SAD 😞 😔 Hmm it’s almost as if you left something out

Joe Manganiello, Brandon Lee's Family and More React to Rust Crew Member Halyna Hutchins' Death - E! OnlineAfter cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was killed by a prop gun discharge on the Rust set, Joe Manganiello, who previously worked with her, and other Hollywood figures offered condolences. I hope they find whoever put that gun, hope their conscience will eat them alive. I feel sorry for what happened. RIP.. this is like Brandon Lee 2.0

Halyna Hutchins was killed on the set of 'Rust' by a prop gun. Our developing coverageCinematographer Halyna Hutchins was killed Thursday in an incident involving a prop gun fired by actor and producer Alec Baldwin on the New Mexico set of the film “Rust.” Follow for developing details. thanks