Stuntwoman Dayna Grant has suffered a life-threatening injury on the set of Amazon Prime’s upcoming Lord of the Rings series according to Lord of the Rings fansite TheOneRing.net’s Twitter.
BREAKING: LOTR stuntwoman Dayna Grant has taken a huge hit on the Amazon set recently, and is now going for emergency surgery on a brain aneurysm and spinal issue. NZ film industry is stepping up to support her family. #LOTRonPrime #WW84 #evildead https://t.co/tzY4qkTZwz
— TheOneRing.net (@theoneringnet) June 28, 2021
Grant’s family has posted to the New Zealand crowdfunding site GiveALittle.co.nz requesting help from Grant’s community and fans.
“World-renowned Stuntwoman Dayna Grant recently sustained a head injury while on set filming for an upcoming series/film,” the site reads. Grant exhibited symptoms of Traumatic Brain Injury and after scans was recommended for immediate surgery.