At least 37 people have been killed and many more injured since 2000 in accidents on productions outside the United States run by major studios, as well as regional companies.
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No clearinghouse exists for information on set accidents internationally, but fatal accidents do receive media attention and sometimes involve lawsuits filed in the United States. A look at what is known:
— Construction worker killed in collapse of set for the upcoming "Blade Runner" sequel in Budapest, Hungary
— Two stuntmen who could not swim drown in India while filming movie action sequence
— Two people killed in plane crash while working on a Tom Cruise film in Colombia
— Ten people, including eight French sports stars, killed in Argentine helicopter crash while shooting the reality show "Dropped"
— Two people killed in helicopter crash while working on MTV reality series in Argentina
— Six people killed in explosion on Iranian film shoot
— Security guard killed in Vancouver on set of the television series "Falling Skies"
— Contestant on the French version of "Survivor" dies on first day of filming
— Canadian filmmaker and pilot killed in plane crash during shooting of a docu-series in Kenya
— Two people killed in helicopter crash in Australia while working on documentary produced by National Geographic and James Cameron
— Stuntman killed in Bulgaria while filming "Expendables 2"
— Stuntman killed in China while filming John Woo film.
— Cameraman on "The Dark Knight" killed during shooting in England
— TV reality star Steve Irwin killed by stingray in the waters off Australia while filming
— Diver killed while working on a low-budget horror film in Canada
— Vin Diesel stunt double killed during a stunt gone wrong while filming the movie "XxX" in Prague
— Stuntman killed on the set of "Exit Wounds" in Ontario, Canada
— Stuntman killed in Madrid after falling from a bridge during a shoot for the Spanish film "Canicula"