Actor Robert De Niro has sustained a leg injury while filming his upcoming film Killers of the Flower Moon in Oklahoma, USA.
According to Variety, the 77-year-old actor has returned to his home in New York after filming in Oklahoma for the film directed by his frequent collaborator Martin Scorcese. The actor’s injury is unknown at this time, but he was not on the set when it occurred.
Martin is directing Killers of the Flower Moon, which also stars Leonardo DiCaprio and is based on a screenplay by Eric Roth.
The film is based on David Grann’s 2017 best-seller and is set in 1920s Oklahoma. It tells the storey of the Osage Nation murders, in which members of the Native American tribe were murdered one by one after they became wealthy from oil discovered underneath their property.