'Rust' producer says Alec Baldwin film will be completed following death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins

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"Rust" producer Anjul Nigam claimed the film will be "completed" despite the death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins.

Nigam made the claim at Cannes while discussing another film he and Alec Baldwin are working on together.

"'Rust' is obviously a horrific tragedy," Nigam said (via The Hollywood Reporter).

"The investigation will hopefully be resolved soon and will unveil what happened. Obviously, there will be people out there who will have negative perspectives, but we’re confident about continuing to make quality movies."

The producer believes that following the conclusion of the investigation into Hutchins' death by the Santa Fe County Sheriff's Department, the film will be completed.

"We’re confident we’ll be able to complete the movie," he added.

Hutchins was shot and killed on the set of "Rust" while filming an insert scene for the western on Oct. 21. The cinematographer was directing Baldwin on how to aim... (Read more)