Talk about getting into character! In his next film, Battle: Los Angeles, Aaron Eckhart threw himself into the character and got burned as a result. Literally! As a fireball went up, he told the cameraman he was going to grab it! Well, he slipped and broke his arm as a result. Find out more after the jump!
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According to The Huffington Post, on George Lopez Tonight, he recalled a beautiful fireball going up. “And I wanted to do a [Michael] Jordan through the fireball… and so I say to the cameraman, I’m gonna do this, you catch me like this…”
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Well, it didn’t exactly worked out as planned. Aaron continued, “I went, slipped, fell seven feet onto my head and my arm just goes crack. And I had to pick up this big thing, this heavy thing, and my arm’s broken, and I’m sitting there, burning… It’s great for the movie though!”
Battle: Los Angeles opens in theaters nationwide tomorrow.