That Time Christian Slater Hurt Himself Filming Willow’s Fight Scenes

Christian Slater has quite a few intense scenes in Disney+’s new show Willow, and it seems that one of them ended with the actor sporting a black eye.

D23 Expo: Meet the cast of ‘Willow’

Meet Warwick Davis, Annabelle Davis, Ruby Cruz, Tony Revolori, Erin Kellyman, Joanne Whalley and Christian Slater — cast members of the upcoming “Willow” TV series. Writer and executive producer Jonathan Kasdan tells Yahoo Entertainment’s Kevin Polowy about reframing the 1988 film for a modern audience and including the spirit of Val Kilmer in the production.

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Willow | “Allagash” Clip | Disney+

Check out Christian Slater in this new clip from #Willow. New episodes of the epic Original series are streaming Wednesdays only on @DisneyPlus.

The story began when an aspiring sorcerer, played by Warwick Davis, is whisked away on a journey to protect an infant empress Elora Danan and vanquish the evil Queen Bavmorda from their world of Andowyne. Now, the story continues with Davis reprising his titular role, as he leads an unlikely crew of heroes on a quest to protect Andowyne from an even larger foe than they had imagined possible. “Willow” also stars Ellie Bamber, Ruby Cruz, Erin Kellyman, Tony Revolori, Amar Chadha-Patel, Dempsey Bryk, and Joanne Whalley. Kathleen Kennedy, Michelle Rejwan, Jonathan Kasdan, Tommy Harper, Wendy Mericle, Roopesh Parekh, Ron Howard, and Samie Kim Falvey serve as executive producers. Writers are John Bickerstaff, Hannah Friedman, and Jonathan Kasdan. The producers are Stephen Woolfenden, Julia Cooperman, Hameed Shaukat, and Max Taylor.

Hacking Facts with Rami Malek & Christian Slater  // Presented by BuzzFeed & USA’s Mr. Robot

You’re gonna need a better password. Mr. Robot season_2.0 starts July 13 on USA. 

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Willow | Official Trailer | Disney+

This November, the magic returns✨ Watch the new trailer for #Willow, an epic new Original series streaming only on #DisneyPlus.