Alec Baldwin and his wife Hilaria Baldwin were seen fleeing their home in New York City after a second Rust crew member filed a lawsuit against the Hollywood star for last month’s on-set shooting that took the life of the cinematographer, Halyna Hutchins.

The New York Post reported that Baldwin and his wife could be seen fleeing their apartment with their cat and minimal luggage after script supervisor Mamie Mitchell filed a lawsuit accusing him of flouting the movie’s gun safety procedures. She’s also claimed that the scene that was being filmed at the time of Hutchins’ death didn’t even require Baldwin to fire a gun.



“Alec Baldwin intentionally, without just cause or excuse, cocked and fired and loaded gun even though the upcoming scene to be filmed did not call for the cocking and firing of a firearm,” Mitchell said.

“It was discussed that there would be [three] tight camera shots when filming resumed [after a lunch break],” states her complaint. “One camera shot would be focused on DEFENDANT BALDWIN’s eyes, one would be focused on a bloodstain on DEFENDANT BALDWIN’s shoulder, and the third would focus on DEFENDANT BALDWIN’s torso as he reached his hand down to the holster and removed the gun. There was nothing in the script about the gun being discharged by DEFENDANT BALDWIN or by any other person.”


Mitchell is being represented in her lawsuit by the famed attorney Gloria Allred, who told The Hollywood Reporter that her client “is not in any condition to be a script supervisor on a set anywhere in the near future, maybe ever, because of what she experienced.”

“Days before the shooting, there were warning signs that there were dangerous conditions related to guns on the set,” Allred claimed in a press conference. “A camera operator had reported two gun discharges during a rehearsal in a cabin. ‘This is super unsafe,’ the camera operator wrote in a text message to the production manager.”

“Mr. Baldwin chose to play Russian roulette when he fired a gun without checking it and without having the armorer do so in his presence,” she added. “His behavior and that of the producers on Rust was reckless.”

Mitchell was on set when Hutchins was killed, and director Joel Souza was injured.

“I turned, and my director was falling backwards,” Mitchell recalled. “Halyna was falling to the left of me.”

Mitchell, who has been a script supervisor for forty years, “ran outside” and called 911 “for help.”

“She was on a stretcher and not moving… her left hand was on her stomach… it was blue,” Mitchell added of Hutchins. “I could not believe this was happening.”

Police are still investigating this shooting, and prosecutors have said that charges for Baldwin are not off the table.

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