Friday, 13 June 2014
EPISODE VII: GET WELL SOON, HARRISON!
Very sorry to hear tonight's news that Harrison Ford has received an ankle injury on the SW set at Pinewood, and that he apparently had to be emergency airlifted- not a great way to spend your first week returning to a character that you thought you'd gotten rid of thirty-one years ago! And, to make it worse, it apparently happened on the Falcon set, too!
Harrison Ford airlifted to hospital - hellomagazine.com
STAR WARS: Harrison Ford Injured on the Set of Episode VII | Variety
Harrison Ford crushed on Star Wars set: Han Solo star airlifted to hospital - Daily Record
The chances of Mister Ford reading this are slim, and he's likely now shrugging it all off with a wave of that magic finger of his, but we hope that the LUCASFILM press office at least passes on STAR WARS AFICIONADOs and fans across the world's best wishes to our favourite actor for a speedy recovery! With previous calamities affecting STAR WARS films ultimately proving to be good omens for their success, lets hope that this is the case here for Ford and EPISODE VII...
UPDATE (14/6/14): Harrison Ford's wife travels to be at his hospital bedside as fears grow injuries could be worse than previously thought | Mail Online