Local filmmaker explains potential dangers of prop firearms

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — After actor Alec Baldwin discharged a prop firearm Thursday on a movie set in New Mexico, killing one and injuring another, many are asking: what are prop firearms and are they dangerous? ‘Rust’ camera crew left set in protest hours before Alec Baldwin fatal shooting, report says According to local filmmaker … Read more

Police: ‘Grease’ actor arrested after throwing plates, food at deputies in Maryland restaurant

(NEXSTAR) – An actor known for his role in the 1978 film adaptation of “Grease” was arrested earlier this week for causing a disturbance at a restaurant, according to multiple reports. (Allegany County Sheriff’s Office) Eddie Deezen, who played class nerd Eugene, was arrested Thursday in LaVale, Maryland, after refusing to comply with the restaurant … Read more

Child actor Matthew Mindler found dead at 19

MILLERSVILLE, Pa. (WHTM) – Matthew Mindler, a student at Millersville University in Pennsylvania and a former child actor, was found dead near the campus, the university confirmed Saturday. Vermont State Police investigate break-in at Evansville Trading Post Mindler, a first-year student at Millersville, was reported missing late Wednesday night after he didn’t come back to … Read more