Harrison Ford got injured on the set, on Thursday. Disney has told E! News that the 71-year-old actor “sustained an ankle injury during filming today on the set of Star Wars: Episode VII. Ford, was then taken to a local hospital and is now receiving care. The shooting of the film will continue as planned while he recuperates.”
A source has reported to the The Hollywood Reporter (who was first to report the news of Ford’s injury) that Harrison Ford “was injured by the door of the Millennium Falcon, the spacecraft that his character pilots in the original films, and looks to be making a return in the sequel.
Star Wars: Episode VII is expected to be in theaters Dec. 18, 2015. We hope that Harrison Ford will soon recover from his injury and will be back on the set soon to finish shooting this new and exciting upcoming Episode.