In a first interview, which will be broadcast this evening on American TV, the actor gives his version of the accident which led to the death of Halyna Hutchins.
Almost two months after the tragedy, Alec baldwin this book. The actor gave his first official interview to the American channel ABC, answering the questions of the journalist George Stephanopoulos around the circumstances which led to this fatal shooting on the set of Rust, killing cinematographer Halyna Hutchins.
“The trigger didn’t pull. I didn’t pull the trigger – I never would have pointed a gun at someone and pulled the trigger, ever,” spear Alec baldwin in the first preview of the interview, uploaded last night. The entirety will be broadcast this Thursday in the USA, but we already know that Baldwin explains there that he has no idea how the bullet ended up in the weapon, because it “wasn’t even supposed to be at the scene …”
Stephanoplous, for his part, confesses that the interview was “intense“but underlines thatAlec baldwin “was very frank, very open, he answered all the questions… He explained in detail what happened on the set that day. “
Very moved, Baldwin also shared his pain, he who was very close, in life, to Halyna Hutchins: “She was someone who was loved by everyone who worked with her… Even now, I can’t believe it… It doesn’t feel real to me… “