Harrison Ford Hurt on Set of Star Wars
He is hospitalized with an ankle injury
By John Johnson, Newser Staff
Posted Jun 12, 2014 5:34 PM CDT
In this 1977 image provided by 20th Century Fox, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, and Mark Hamill are shown in a scene from 'Star Wars.'   (AP Photo/20th Century-Fox Film Corporation)

(Newser) – Harrison Ford is 30-plus years removed from his Han Solo heyday, and the actor ended up in the hospital today with an ankle injury while shooting a scene for the upcoming Star Wars movie. It's not clear what happened or how serious it is, but the Hollywood Reporter thinks the mishap took place near the spacecraft Millennium Falcon, which Han Solo pilots in the original movies. The Wrap, meanwhile, reports that Disney has a special insurance policy for Ford, given his age of 71.

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JERZJOE
Jun 14, 2014 8:41 AM CDT
lines from moive STAR WARS 1977... Princess Leia: It's not over yet. Han Solo: It is for me, sister. Look, I ain't in this for your revolution, and I'm not in it for you, Princess. I expect to be well paid. I'm in it for the money. Princess Leia: You needn't worry about your reward. If money is all that you love, then that's what you'll receive. get it now!! there ya go!!
foxxymoron
Jun 13, 2014 4:42 PM CDT
May the farce be with him. Can't wait til they do "Star Wars Kids."
TopstepTrader1
Jun 13, 2014 6:34 AM CDT
It's a good thing he didn't trip and land on a Light Sabre.