Tag Archives: stuntman

Oscars not giving stuntmen their own category

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The Academy was in the mood for change earlier this week, announcing tweaks to the Best Picture race and altering Animated and Effects categories. But the organization wasn’t in the mood to accept every change put before it, much to the stuntman’s chagrin. In fact, the Academy flat[...]

Tarantino and Rodriguez’s “Grindhouse” Blu-ray a giddy, gory treat for fans

Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com stays on top of the latest DVD and Blu-ray releases so you know which films are worth your time and money. This week, we review: “Grindhouse: Two-Disc Collector’s Edition” Every once in a while, a Blu-ray arrives that furthers the format and (hopefully) convinces a few more film fans to[...]

‘True Blood’s’ Stephen Moyer thrown off a horse

HollywoodNews.com: Stephen Moyer was injured during the production of the third season of “True Blood,” but the actor is now recovered. Moyer plays lead vampire Bill Compton on the HBO series. Per Digital Spy (via the Daily Star), Moyer was thrown off a horse. “I had an accident on this season of True[...]

Another ‘Harry Potter’ stuntman injured

By Whitney Milam HollywoodNews.com: A year after Daniel Radcliffe’s body double on the “Harry Potter” films broke his back in a paralyzing fall from a harness while filming a flying scene, yet another stuntman on the films has reportedly been hospitalized after an action scene for “Deathly Hallows” went wrong. Stuntman Greg[...]