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Black Panther Pays Tribute to Walking Dead Stuntman John Bernecker

Marvel Studio's Black Panther will have a sadly poignant connection to AMC's The Walking Dead with a tribute to John Bernecker, a stuntman who died tragically during the filming of the series' eighth season The 33-year-old had just completed stunt work on the upcoming film before heading to Senoia, Georgia, for filming on The Walking[...]

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AMC Sued for Wrongful Death of Walking Dead Stuntman John Bernecker

[caption id="attachment_681122" align="aligncenter" width="600"] © IMDB[/caption]The family and estate for late The Walking Dead stuntman John Bernecker have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against AMC, more than six months after Bernecker was killed while filming the eighth season of the hit series Susan Bernecker — John's mother — and his estate filed a civil suit late Tuesday in[...]


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Presidential Election (not letting this one go) and opportunities to play "Victim #8" in a Freddy, Jason or Michael movie (admit would be kinda' cool). Taps Mad Men’s Kiernan Shipka for Riverdale Spinoff ‘Sabrina’Walking Dead Stuntman John Bernecker’s Mother to “Seek Justice” for Son’s On-Set DeathThe 75th Annual Golden Globes Are Tonight, We’ll Be[...]

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Walking Dead Stuntman John Bernecker's Mother to "Seek Justice" for Son's On-Set Death

Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a serious citation with the maximum fine amount allowed to The Walking Dead producer Stalwart Films, late stuntman John Bernecker's mother, Susan Bernecker, says that she intends to “seek justice for John and to ensure that no other parent with a child working in the film[...]

'Walking Dead' Producer Hit with Max Fine for John Bernecker Death

From an official standpoint, some resolution was achieved this week - at least for now - in the tragic death of The Walking Dead stuntman John Bernecker. U.S Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has hit Stalwart Films, which produces AMC's hugely successful horror-drama series, with the maximum fine allowable by law under the[...]

'The Walking Dead' Producers To Attend Bernecker Funeral, Miss TCA's

Gimple as well as executive producers Gale Anne Hurd, Robert Kirkman, Dave Alpert, and Greg Nicotero would be attending the funeral for series stuntman John Bernecker As such, they will not be able to attend this Saturday's Television Critics Association's (TCA's) bi-annual press event to promote the show's eighth season as the timing would conflict[...]

Magic Telephones And Fear The Walking Dead At SDCC

Today belonged to Fear the Walking Dead.  The press conference and the Hall H panel revealed much about the back half of season 3, which returns on September 10. The FWD panel began with a moment of silence for John Bernecker, the stuntman who tragically lost his life while filming The Walking Dead.   Afterwards, panel moderator Chris Hardwick informed Hall H that The Walking Dead cast,[...]

John Bernecker, The Walking Dead Stuntman, Has Died

Following up on yesterdays report of an accident on the set of the Walking Dead, we are now saddened to say that stuntman John Bernecker has died A Coroner in Georgia confirmed the Bernecker died from blunt force trauma after he missed the safety cushion on a twenty-foot fall stunt Reports say he missed the[...]

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'The Walking Dead' Stuntman John Bernecker Seriously Injured In 30-Foot Fall

Deadline is reporting that John Bernecker, a stuntman working on the set of The Walking Dead in Georgia, sustained a serious head injury yesterday Bernecker is said to have fallen 30-feet onto a concrete floor He was medevaced to Atlanta Medical Center and is currently in the intensive care unit.No indication has been given regarding whether the fall[...]