Stuntwoman dies on set of Deadpool 2 in Vancouver

August 15, 2017 142 2 No Comments

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The stuntwoman who was killed on the set of the upcoming Deadpool sequel has been identified as a professional motorcycle racer from New York.

Joi ‘SJ’ Harris lost control of her bike while filming a sequence for the movie shortly after 8am on Monday, causing her to ram the bike into the glass-enclosed lobby of the Shaw Tower in Vancouver.

Harris was the first African-American woman to be licensed in the sport of professional road racing, according to TMZ.
It was Harris’ first film as a stunt driver. She died at the scene.

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