A well-known stuntman engaged on CBS’ “MacGyver” reboot had a bike bounce on set go horribly fallacious … and land him within the hospital.
Regis Harrington pulled the bounce Wednesday whereas taking pictures a scene in Atlanta … however a supply on set tells us he misplaced management upon touchdown. We’re informed he was instantly rushed to Atlanta Medical Center, the place he was beneath statement within the ICU for a again damage.
The excellent news is, Regis — a seasoned vet who’s carried out stunts for films like “Logan,” “Jurassic World,” and “Captain America: Civil War” — tells us he’s gonna be okay.
We bought ahold of him on Thursday and there was no bitterness over the stunt gone fallacious.
In reality, Regis says he made a mistake whereas driving … and he gave the “MacGyver” crew full props for dealing with the accident with care and professionalism.
CBS confirmed a stunt performer felt ache in his again after a bike stunt and was “transported to a hospital for diagnostic testing.”
Regis informed us he’d already been launched.
Stunt work … it’s a harmful gig.