Dwayne Johnson Pledges to Stop Using Real Guns on His Productions, Following ‘Rust’ Tragedy

Posted on AllSides November 5th, 2021
From The Center
Michael Buckner for Variety

Dwayne Johnson’s new movie for Netflix, “Red Notice,” stars three of the biggest celebrities on the planet — Johnson, Ryan Reynolds and Gal Gadot — and is one of many Hollywood films that feature firearms for the sake of action-packed storylines.

“Red Notice,” which launches on the streaming service on Nov. 12, followed very careful safety protocols on-set, as most productions do. But after the tragic death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on Alec Baldwin’s film “Rust,” Johnson is pledging to stop using real firearms on all projects that are produced by his...

Read full story


AllSides Media Bias Rating: Center
AllSides Media Bias Rating: Center
See full bias rating for Variety
Learn about media bias

More News about Gun Control and Gun Rights from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right