“Rust” A new company has emerged. filming location as it’s set to Move production to New Mexico to The Yellowstone Film Ranch in Montana.
Filming begins to In the spring, resume Alec Baldwin, who faces involuntary manslaughter charges for the 2021 death of Halyna Hutchins despite his insistence he didn’t pull the trigger, returns as the lead in the Joel Souza-directed Western flick.
“We’ve learned so much about Halyna as a friend and colleague, the depth of her artistry, and the lasting impact she had on so many,” Yellowstone In a joint statement by the Film Ranch founders, Richard Gray and Carter Boehm, Colin Davis stated that they co-founded Film Ranch. per THR.
“We are honored to play a role in the realization of her vision and to carry forward her inspiring legacy through championing this film.”
“The dedication and passion of the entire ‘Rust’ production team to honor Halyna’s vision has deeply moved us,” These were added.
The film’s new filming location served as the backdrop for several films, including last year’s “Murder at Yellowstone City” as well as Nicolas Cage’s 2023 film “The Old Way.”
In a separate statement, the film’s director Joel Souza, who was injured in the shooting, said resuming the film’s production and “honoring Halyna means the world to me and our entire production team.”
“The beauty of Montana surpasses words, and the warm hospitality and kindness extended by everyone I’ve met has been both humbling and inspiring,” he said, adding that it’s a “privilege to work with such great partners as we see this through on Halyna’s behalf.”
The film’s relocation comes days after the Santa Fe County District Attorney’s Office dropped Gun-enhancement is a rap to an involuntary-manslaughter charge Baldwin is 64.
The However, “30 Rock” star still faces a charge of involuntary manslaughter for the shooting, which would carry a lesser sentence of 18 months if convicted.
The gun enhancement charge Also dropped against the movie’s armorer, Hannah Gutierrez-Reed.
Hutchins, 42, was fatally shot on the movie set outside Sante Fe, N.M., on Oct. 21, 2021, after Baldwin’s prop gun discharged a live round and struck her in the chest.
The father-of-eight settled a wrongful death lawsuit with Hutchins’ family last year before filing a negligence suit against four crew members.
The complaint alleged that several crew members failed to maintain safety on set by handing him the loaded gun.