Rebel Wilson, the renowned actress, recently suffered a startling on-set accident during the filming of her upcoming movie, 'Bride Hard' Taking to Instagram to keep her fans updated, she revealed the aftermath of an unfortunate incident where she was inadvertently struck in the face with the rear end of a firearm.
On Wednesday, the actress took a moment to share her recovery journey with her staggering 11 million followers on Instagram. The distressing accident left her with facial wounds that necessitated stitches, but Rebel seems to be on a rapid path to recovery.
In 'Bride Hard', Rebel immerses herself into the character of a bridesmaid. However, this isn't any typical bridesmaid – her role doubles as a secret agent. The film revolves around an intense scenario wherein a wedding is besieged by a mercenary group, leading to a gripping hostage situation.
Rebel's Update on Injury
Addressing her fans, Rebel began her video update saying, "Hey everybody, what’s up?". Her wounded nose was visibly evident. Expressing gratitude for the outpouring of love and concern she received, she remarked, “I’ve actually been healing quite amazing”.
A subsequent close-up showcased the extent of her injury. Detailing the circumstances surrounding the accident, Wilson shared, “I was shooting an independent movie in Savannah, Georgia. In the middle of a night shoot, on my last scene of the movie, after numerous intense fight sequences, it was in the final one that I got hit in the face with the butt of a gun”.
She emphasized the unintentional nature of the mishap and the sheer surprise it caused. However, she remained positive, reassuring her fans, “But luckily I’m healing very well, so I wanted to say thank you for everybody’s well wishes”.
It was only a week ago that the star had first unveiled her injury. An Instagram Story captured her at a hospital, featuring a caption that poignantly read, “NOT the way I wanted to end this movie! 3 stitches and in hospital last night after a stunt accident at 4am ?”.
The emotional aftermath of such an unexpected event can be discerned through her posts, but the actress remains resilient and appreciative of her fans' unwavering support.