Tag Archives: Stunt

Rumors Kim Kardashian’s flour bomb was a publicity stunt

HollywoodNews.com: Kim Kardashian seemed to hold it together pretty well when she was hit with a bunch of flour at an event, but could that be because she was in on the whole thing? It is now being rumored that Kim being assaulted with flour was all a publicity stunt[...]

“Expendables 2” stuntman dies in explosion

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It has been an extremely unfortunate week for Sylvester Stallone’s “Expendables” franchise. Earlier, the property was sued for copyright infringement after a screenwriter claimed Stallone and his team lifted key concepts for their premise. Today, we’re learning of something much worse. A stuntman has been killed[...]

Tom Cruise, Jeremy Renner in new “Ghost Protocol” clip

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: A teaser trailer for Brad Bird’s “Mission: Impossible” film, “Ghost Protocol,” has been making the rounds in various forms (most notably a French version of the action-packed clip). But now that the U.S. version is attached to Michael Bay’s “Transformers: Dark of the Moon,” we’re able[...]

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[...]

‘Jersey Shore’ star insists her engagement is for real

HollywoodNews.com: Former ‘Jersey Shore’ star Angelina Pivarnick recently got engaged at New York Fashion Week and everyone was claiming it was a publicity stunt, but she is insisting that’s not the case. Pivarnick recently addressed the claims and stood her ground, states TooFab. “Me and my fiancé are very happy[...]

‘Jersey Shore’ star’s engagement completely fake?

HollywoodNews.com: ‘Jersey Shore’ star Angelina Pivarnick surprised quite a few people when she publicly got engaged during New York Fashion Week and it seems the whole thing might not actually be real. It is being rumored that Pivarnick and her fiance David Kovacs aren’t even dating, states Ology. Pivarnick is[...]

The Game gashes finger open while smashing guitar during music video shoot

HollywoodNews.com: There have been a variety of stunts gone wrong on filming sets recently, and the saga continues this time on a music video set. Artist The Game gashed his finger open Thursday night after a stunt went terribly wrong with a guitar. The shoot involved The Game smashing a[...]

“Hangover 2” crash lands stuntman in Thai hospital

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We’re not going so far as to say the “Hangover 2” production is cursed – it’s certainly no “Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark” — but the sequel has had a fair share of problems since getting underway. The latest involves stuntman Scott McLean, who currently is[...]

“Spider-Man” musical keeps swinging with new safety measures

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It’s back to business as usual for Broadway’s danger-prone “Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark” … but for how long? The stage show resumes performances today as the cast and crew prepare for a February 2011 opening. And stars of the show are stepping up to say[...]

Hugh Jackman smacks into lighting rig on Oprah’s set

HollywoodNews.com: Hugh Jackman suffered a minor eye injury as he took part in a taping for ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’ in Australia. The actor reportedly tried to rappel down the Sydney Opera House and onto Oprah’s set up stage, but things didn’t go as planned, states UsMagazine.com. Jackman allegedly hit[...]