A crew member working on the British production of Warner Bros. Robert Zemeckis-directed The film Witches was stabbed Wednesday afternoon in a confrontation with a colleague. Production takes place at Warner Bros. Studios stages in Leavesden, Hertfordshire. The local police believe that the two men know each other. The injured was allegedly taken to the hospital and his suspect attacker was arrested. It is not clear that one of the image's cast members, including the stars Anne Hathaway, Octavia Spencer and Stanley Tucci, proved the stabbing.
Stateside Warner Bros studio spokespeople could not comment as it is a local British police mission. Police over the pond gave the following statements to the media:
Police were called at. 1
2.35 today (Wednesday, June 19) for reports of an incident in Warner Bro's study production facility in Leavesden.
A man had a neck injury and was taken to hospital by ambulance.
Another man was arrested with suspicion of being wounded for the purpose of making serious body damage and is currently in custody.
It is believed that the men are known to each other. Inquiries continue at this time to determine the circumstances of what happened. "
The Witches is a remake of Nicolas Roeg-directed 1990, based on Roald Dahl's 1983 book.