Gerard Butler has praised Morgan Freeman’s stunt abilities.
The 82-year-old actor carried out a lot of his personal stunts for brand spanking new film ‘Angel Has Fallen’ and Gerard, 49, was impressed with the older actor’s tenacity.
He advised Variety: ”I used to be working that man far and wide – upstairs, downstairs, throwing him in a room, behind vehicles, in vehicles, in a pool. I’ve to dive, seize him, pull him below and maintain him below the water for some time. And I’ve to let you know, he was superb and he beloved it. At the tip, he is like, ‘I’ve to say, I’ve made many films, however I had a extremely good time. I actually loved myself.”’
However, Morgan admitted he was not a fan of the underwater stunts.
He stated: ”I do not swim. I took to the stunt like an individual who does not do water.”
Meanwhile, Gerard beforehand admitted he was nervous he may kill Morgan throughout their stunt scenes within the third instalment of the film franchise that sees him play Secret Service agent Mike Banning, with Morgan as President Allan Trumbull.
He stated: ”I do not assume, in Morgan’s complete profession, he is ever accomplished as a lot motion. I imply, we’ve got him diving off boats, swimming in swimming pools and working with bullets flying after him.
”Yet he appeared to utterly like it and was as much as any problem. He’s 82 and there have been occasions I believed, ‘He’s working sooner than I’m’. It was three or 4 strong days of motion.
”He dives off a ship after which I’ve to push him underwater, and we run out and in of vehicles. I used to be going, ‘Please, do not kill Morgan!”’