Blade Runner: Construction worker dies on set of sequel
A construction worker has been killed on the set of the sequel to Blade Runner, which was filming in Budapest.
A statement from the film's production company Alcon Entertainment confirmed the accident occurred on a soundstage at Origo Studios.
It said the worker was "underneath a platform, upon which the set was constructed, when it suddenly collapsed".
The cause of the accident is not yet known.
A Hungarian news website, Index, reported the worker had been dismantling the set as production had already moved to another location.
The sequel to the 1982 sci-fi film is being directed by Denis Villeneuve, who was also behind Sicario and Prisoners filmmaker.