Very sad news came out yesterday after a stuntwoman on the set of Deadpool 2 passed away.
The stuntwoman, Joi SJ Harris, was driving a motorcycle, lost control of the bike and crashed into a building while shooting a scene for Deadpool 2 in Vancouver.
Ryan Reynolds, star of Deadpool, posted this after the tragedy occurred…
— Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) August 14, 2017
Local media has said that, Harris had successfully practised the stunt several times before, however during her last take; she lost control, missing pedestrians, and then crashed through the glass of Shaw Tower.
A spokesman for 20th Century Fox added, “We are deeply saddened by the accident that occurred on the set of Deadpool 2 this morning. Our hearts and prayers are with the family, friends and colleagues of our crew member during this difficult time.”
- Sarah & Tyler