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Home » Recent News » Gregg Allman Biopic Shut Down After Tragic Accident

Gregg Allman Biopic Shut Down After Tragic Accident


Production of the film Midnight Rider based on Gregg Allman’s autobiography, My Cross to Bear, was shut down after a tragic accident in February. The production crew was filming on a CSX track in Georgia when a train came through unexpectedly and killed one crew member and injured several others. Allman is a member of Local 389 (Orlando, FL).

Steven Poster, president of the International Cinematographers Guild, Local 600, says the safety of film crews is of paramount importance to the union, and they will work tirelessly to ensure a tragedy like this never happens again.

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