8 Actors Who Permanently Hurt Themselves For A Role

While most of the dangerous situations in Hollywood filmmaking are handled by stuntmen and stuntwomen, some actors don’t mind going the extra mile for their fans. Whether it’s going on extreme diets for a role or handling their own fight scenes, actors continually stretch the limits of the bodies. Here are 8 actors who were injured while on the job.


Harrison Ford

Ford returned to the Star Wars franchise in 2015’s The Force Awakens and while¬†filming scenes aboard the Millenium Falcon, a hydraulic door came crashing down and fractured his leg. There was a two-week delay in production, but the actor recovered and the movie earned over $2 billion at the box office.