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Stuntwoman Jennifer Badger Accuses SAG-AFTRA’s Atlanta Local Of Putting Politics Before Safety

Atlanta's stunt community, which was rocked last year by the death of stuntman John Bernecker on the set of The Walking Dead, is up in arms over veteran stuntwoman Jennifer Badger's allegation that leaders of the SAG-AFTRA local there are playing politics with safety. Show More Summary

'Walking Dead' Stuntman's Mother Files Lawsuit Accusing AMC of Cutting Corners

The mother of the Walking Dead stuntman who passed away on the show’s set last year is now filing a lawsuit against AMC. John Bernecker died after falling head-first onto a concrete floor from 22-feet above and his mother Susan says the network cut corners when it came to safety precautions. Susan is accusing AMC [...]

Walking Dead Stuntman’s Mother Sues AMC for Wrongful Death

Susan Bernecker, mother of John Bernecker, the stunt performer who died last year following injuries on set of The Walking Dead, has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against AMC. “The production of Season 8 of The Walking Dead, like seasons before it, had an emphasis on keeping production budgets low and profits ... More »

AMC Sued For Wrongful Death Of ‘Walking Dead’ Stuntman

More than six months after The Walking Dead stuntman John Bernecker was killed on the Atlanta set of the AMC blockbuster series, his mother has followed through on her promise to "seek justice" with a wrongful-death lawsuit that puts...Show More Summary

'The Walking Dead' stuntman's mom files wrongful death suit

The mother of a 33-year-old stuntman who fell to his death on the set of "The Walking Dead" in Georgia has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the show's network and other parties. John Bernecker died July 12 from injuries suffered in a fall on the set in Senoia, about 35 miles (56 kilometers)...

'The Walking Dead' stuntman's mom files wrongful death suit

John Bernecker died July 12 from injuries suffered in a fall on the set of 'The Walking Dead.'        

Mother of Deceased The Walking Dead Stuntman Blasts Hollywood's Insufficient Accountability

In July, stunt performer John Bernecker died after falling from a balcony during a stunt gone wrong on the set of The Walking Dead. On Monday, Bernecker's mother Susannah Bernecker gave her first interview since her son's death after the Occupational Safety and Health Association's ruling against... Read More > Other Links From The Walking Dead

The mother of the stuntman who died filming 'The Walking Dead' said Hollywood covers up unsafe conditions, and compared it to Harvey Weinstein

In July, stuntman John Bernecker died as a result of injuries he suffered while performing a stunt for "The Walking Dead." His mother, Susan Bernecker, recently spoke to Deadline about unsafe conditions in the stunt industry. She told...Show More Summary

SAG Awards’ Stunt Ensemble Nominees Include Fallen ‘Walking Dead’ Stuntman

John Bernecker, the stuntman on AMC’s The Walking Dead who was killed last July in a high-fall accident on the set, is among the names on the series’ list of nominees for the SAG Awards’ Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Comedy or Drama Series. Show More Summary

'Walking Dead' film company fined for stunt mishap that killed John Bernecker

John Bernecker died in July 2017 when he fell more than 20 feet shooting a scene for 'The Walking Dead.'        

4 Reasons Zombie Legend George Romero Didn't Like The Walking Dead

4 months agoEntertainment : BuzzSugar

Image Source: Getty / Laura Lezza Season eight's premiere episode of The Walking Dead was dedicated to two important people who sadly passed away this year: fallen stunt actor John Bernecker and George A. Romero, the man who first gave...Show More Summary

How The Walking Dead Honored Late Stuntman John Bernecker in Season 8's Premiere

4 months agoEntertainment : BuzzSugar

The Walking Dead family suffered a tragic loss in July when a stuntman on the show, John Bernecker, died while working on the set after suffering serious injuries. The people working on AMC's zombie drama clearly haven't forgotten the...Show More Summary

The Walking Dead's Hundredth Episode Is Dedicated to Two Important People

The Walking Dead's Season 8 premiere/hundredth episode will end with dedications to two men: John Bernecker and George Romero. Bernecker was a stuntman who died July 13 after an onset accident while filming The Walking Dead. Bernecker was working on a stunt that went wrong and he hit his head after... Read More > Other Links From The Walking Dead George Romero

‘Luke Cage’ Stunt Coordinator Talks Set Dangers Following Tragedies: “We’re Only Making Entertainment, It’s Not Worth it”

While the industry is still reeling from the recent deaths of stuntman John Bernecker on the set of The Walking Dead and stuntwoman Joi Harris on the set of Deadpool 2, there were no mention of the tragic accidents by either of the two...Show More Summary

Family Of Deceased Walking Dead Stuntman Has Hired An Attorney

The tragic story continues for The Walking Dead's on-set accident resulting in the death of stuntman John Bernecker.

The Walking Dead Stuntman's Death Won't Change Season 8 Plans

Production on The Walking Dead's eighth season was temporarily halted earlier this month after an on-set accident resulted in the death of 33-year-old stuntman John Bernecker. According to the show's executive producer Robert Kirkman, who also created the comics upon which the show is based, the... Read More > Other Links From The Walking Dead Robert Kirkman

‘The Walking Dead’ Creator Robert Kirkman: John Bernecker’s Death Was “A Freak Accident”, Season 8 Themes – TCA

The tragic death of stuntman John Bernecker on the set of The Walking Dead on July 13th sent shockwaves through the industry and today at TCA, Executive Produer Robert Kirkman addressed what happened. When asked by reporters if storylines...Show More Summary

'Walking Dead' Creator: "No Storylines Were Changed" in Wake of Stuntman's Death

Robert Kirkman is also unsure if there will be any sort of on-air dedication to John Bernecker. read more

‘Walking Dead’ Producers Pull the Plug on TCA Event

A presentation for AMC’s “The Walking Dead” that had been scheduled for the Television Critics Association summer press tour was canceled so the show’s producers could attend the funeral of stuntman John Bernecker, who was killed earlier this month in...

The Walking Dead Producers Cancel TCA Press Panel Appearance To Attend Stuntman John Bernecker's Funeral

Putting honor before promotion. The Walking Dead producers have canceled their upcoming press tour panel at the Television Critics Association to attend the funeral of stuntman John Bernecker, who died in an on-set accident last month. Showrunner...Show More Summary

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