Blake Lively injured in stunt for new film, production halted

The production on Blake Lively’s new film The Rhythm Section has temporarily stopped, as the actress suffered an injury while performing a stunt.

Blake Lively reportedly injured her hand while performing a stunt for an action sequence for the film, as confirmed by an official spokesperson.

“Paramount, Global Road (formerly known as IM Global) and producers Michael G Wilson and Barbara Broccoli today confirmed that filming has been temporarily suspended on The Rhythm Section as Blake Lively sustained an injury to her hand whilst filming an action sequence,” a spokesperson for the film said in a statement to The Hollywood Reporter.

“Production will resume as soon as possible.”

Further details of the stunt or the injury are currently unknown, and Blake Lively has yet to publicly address the situation.

The film’ is slated for release on February 22 2019, although it may be pushed back due to the injury.

We wish Blake Lively a speedy recovery!