Two solid members of the Netflix present “The Chosen One” died after an accident on Thursday in Baja California Sur, Mexico, that left six different solid and crew members injured, Netflix stated.
The accident occurred in transit from Santa Rosalía to the native airport, Netflix stated. The accident was not on set, the corporate stated, including that those that had been injured — two solid members and 4 crew members — had been in steady situation.
The corporate didn’t present particulars about what occurred, however The Related Press reported that the solid and crew members had been in a van that crashed.
Redrum, the manufacturing firm behind the present, has quickly stopped manufacturing, Netflix stated. Representatives from Redrum couldn’t be instantly reached for touch upon Sunday.
“The Chosen One,” in line with a Netflix description, is a few 12-year-old boy who learns he’s the returned Jesus Christ, destined to save lots of humankind. The present is predicated on a comic book e-book sequence by Mark Millar and Peter Gross. Netflix stated on Twitter in April that capturing had began in Mexico.
In an announcement on Fb on Friday, the Baja California state authorities confirmed that the 2 actors killed had been Raymundo Garduño Cruz and Juan Francisco González Aguilar.
“Our condolences to their household, buddies and the Baja California arts neighborhood,” the federal government stated.
SAG-AFTRA, the union representing movie, tv and radio employees, stated in an announcement that it had been in touch with Netflix, in addition to with Asociación Nacional de Actores, which represents actors in Mexico, concerning the accident.
“We’re investigating the circumstances with native manufacturing,” SAG-AFTRA stated. “On set security is at all times our prime precedence. We are going to proceed to take all needed steps to make sure that our members and others are protected of their office.”