by Renee Bernard Posted Apr 25 2019 1031 pm

first_img by Renee Bernard Posted Apr 25, 2019 10:31 pm PDT Last Updated Apr 25, 2019 at 11:45 pm PDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email Family of Deadpool 2 stunt driver gets settlement after fatal filming incident VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) — According to the Hollywood Reporter, the family of a stuntwoman who died a year and a half ago in Vancouver has received a settlement from the movie’s distributor.Joi Harris was a 40-year-old motorcyclist from New York City hired to perform a stunt for Deadpool 2 that required her to ride the motorcycle down a ramp over a set of stairs back in August of 2017.RELATED: Investigators release first official details of ‘Deadpool 2’ stuntwoman’s deathInstead of stopping at a landing, she drove the bike across a roadway, and was thrown into a glass-plate window of the Shaw Tower on Cordova Street.Witnesses at the time told NEWS 1130 the motorcyclist was going full-throttle.RELATED: ‘Deadpool 2’ stunt driver was reportedly working on her first filmIt was apparently the woman’s first time on a movie set, but she was an accomplished motorcycle racer.It’s not known how much 20th Century Fox paid out to the family.A final report by WorkSafe BC has yet to be completed. Related Stories ‘Deadpool 2’ stunt driver was reportedly working on her first filmInvestigators release first official details of ‘Deadpool 2′ stuntwoman’s death’Deadpool 2’ stunt driver was reportedly working on her first film center_img Deadpool|Joi Harris|stunt|stuntwoman FILE: A stunt woman who was performing a stunt on a motorcycle died near Canada Place on August 14, 2017 (Kurtis Doering, NEWS 1130 photo) last_img

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