Harrison Ford 'Han Solo' Hospitalized After Injury On STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Set

Harrison Ford 'Han Solo' Hospitalized After Injury On STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Set

Disney has revealed via an official statement that Harrison Ford has been injured, reportedly by the Millennium Falcon, while the veteran actor was filming J.J. Abrams' Star Wars sequel. Check it out

According to Mirror, veteran actor Harrison Ford was at Pinewood Studios today when a hydraulic door fell down on him as he was filming Star Wars: Episode VII.  "The Han Solo actor fell to the ground in agony and after medics assessed him on the M Stage at the studios close to spaceship the Millennium Falcon, he was taken by stretcher onto a helicopter for further treatment," reveals the UK source. Ford was apparently airlifted to an Oxford hospital, where he's currently admitted. Disney also released an official statement on the mishap: "Ford sustained an ankle injury during filming today on the set of Star Wars: Episode VII. He was taken to a local hospital and is receiving care. Shooting will continue as planned while he recuperates."

Star Wars: Episode VII is being directed by J.J. Abrams from a screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan and Abrams. Kathleen Kennedy, Abrams, and Bryan Burk are producing, and John Williams returns as the composer. John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow, Gwendoline Christie and Lupita Nyong'o join Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Kenny Baker, and the film opens December 18, 2015.
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McNyagano - 6/12/2014, 11:40 AM

MrBlackJack - 6/12/2014, 11:41 AM
Old jokes incoming!
NightWatcher - 6/12/2014, 11:41 AM
MrBlackJack - 6/12/2014, 11:43 AM
Escalation would be him falling down some stairs, breaking a hip, and shitting himself on the way down. Let's label this a "senior moment" of sorts for now. ;)
DrunkenNukem - 6/12/2014, 11:44 AM
I would like to see Gusto´s opinion about this, he is better experienced in the subject than everyone else...

you know because he is so [frick]ing old
wookiefit - 6/12/2014, 11:53 AM

JordanKing - 6/12/2014, 11:53 AM
Looks like he's suffering from the "getting too old for this shit" syndrome.
MercwithMouth - 6/12/2014, 11:55 AM
Love Ford, hate Star Wars... Damn you Disney!
Starfox - 6/12/2014, 11:57 AM
Damn what the hell is JJ making him do?
Atumbem - 6/12/2014, 11:58 AM
As Yoda told Obi won, "they are too old to begin the training".
Phronesis - 6/12/2014, 11:59 AM
Glad it wasn't too severe.
batz11 - 6/12/2014, 11:59 AM
batz11 - 6/12/2014, 12:01 PM
DaVinci31 - 6/12/2014, 12:01 PM
Well, sh*t.
DrunkenNukem - 6/12/2014, 12:02 PM
@Ben Kingsley

thats a good theory
EhMaybeSays - 6/12/2014, 12:05 PM
Gusto broke his hip yesterday when he saw his great grandson.
Indy - 6/12/2014, 12:07 PM
NOOOO! I hope he's ok he one tough son of a b**ch He's been through worst.
DaVinci31 - 6/12/2014, 12:10 PM

Nomis - 6/12/2014, 12:10 PM
@ wookiefit76

McGee - 6/12/2014, 12:11 PM
First the nurses steal from him....then his kids don't visit anymore....now this?
JamesMan - 6/12/2014, 12:13 PM
Ford's having those Senior Citizen moments.

DaVinci31 - 6/12/2014, 12:14 PM
Gandhi's comments tho

wookiefit - 6/12/2014, 12:15 PM
@ Indy

Indy - 6/12/2014, 12:15 PM
Ford probably going be think this on set of star wars for now on.
2gold - 6/12/2014, 12:15 PM
Is it really old age when a door falls on you? More a set builder got some explaining to do moment.
wookiefit - 6/12/2014, 12:16 PM
@ Nomis and batz11

wookiefit - 6/12/2014, 12:17 PM
@ Indy

true story, he didn't even do that scene with all the bugs. He has his stunt double do it. Loved that movie. Saw it as a double feature with Star Trek: Search for Spock.
DaVinci31 - 6/12/2014, 12:19 PM
It's Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom all over again.

Call in, Sir Vic Armstrong!

Steelmatic - 6/12/2014, 12:19 PM
Has nothing to do with age, lol... A hydraulic door falls on one of you and your headed to the hospital too!
driver - 6/12/2014, 12:20 PM
It wouldn't happen if he had a whip!
Indy - 6/12/2014, 12:20 PM
Yeah he hurt his back and had surgery on Temple of doom like I said he been through Worst he even broke his foot when the plane ran over it in Raiders.
Jer3miah - 6/12/2014, 12:21 PM
Only in hollyfail will an actor be air-lifted to the hospital for an ankle injury. O_o
wookiefit - 6/12/2014, 12:23 PM

wookiefit - 6/12/2014, 12:24 PM
all his best lines are improvised in every movie he's in.
THEDARKKNIGHT1939 - 6/12/2014, 12:29 PM
Oh man.
Gusto - 6/12/2014, 12:35 PM

This is no joking matter, you bastards!!!!!!!!!!!
Jollem - 6/12/2014, 12:36 PM
han got hurt?

he'll be back
McGee - 6/12/2014, 12:37 PM
So he got up too fast?
Jollem - 6/12/2014, 12:40 PM
ChiliConCarney - 6/12/2014, 12:40 PM
Of course he fell down next to the Millenium Falcon. It's the ship that made the Kessel Run in less than twelve parsecs! It's outrun Imperial starships! Not the local bulk cruisers mind you, I'm talking about the big Corellian ships now. She's fast enough for that old man...
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