The shooting of the fifth instalment of the hit “Resident Evil” film series suffered a huge setback on Tuesday in Canada. This developed after 16 actors taking the role as zombies in “Resident Evil: Retribution” fell down from the 4-foot (1.2-meter) high platform they were standing on. According to reports, all of the injured actors are now being treated from their injuries which is considered not life-threatening.
The producers of the film Davis Films/Impact Pictures (RE5) Inc., Constantin Film International GmbH, said the victims of the unfortunate accident involved background actors. The producers of the film adde d seven of the injured actors have already returned to the set. The “Resident Evil” film series is based on the popular video game series and will be distributed by Screen Gems and Sony Pictures. Canadian officials are now conducting a thorough investigation on the incident as of press-time.