Saturday 23 September 2017

Narnia’s ‘Peter’ struck by lightning in freak accident

LONDON - SEPTEMBER 08: William Moseley arrives at the National Movie Awards at the Royal Festival Hall on September 8, 2008 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
LONDON - SEPTEMBER 08: William Moseley arrives at the National Movie Awards at the Royal Festival Hall on September 8, 2008 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The photo Moseley tweeted of himself on set.

Independent.ie reporters

WILLIAM Moseley, the actor who plays Peter in ‘The chronicles of Narnia’ series of movies, has been struck by lightning while filming new movie ‘The Silent Mountain’.

He broke the news to fans via his Twitter account, saying: “"I was struck by lightning on the arm and am doing fine now. It was very traumatic”.

He continued: “It came through the roof and struck nine other crew members. I feel very lucky to be alive. I've learnt a lot from this experience”.

Despite a brief disruption, filimg of the war movie has resumed, with Mosely tweeting a picture of himself from the movies set a few hours later.

He thanked his fans for their support and spoke of his excitement for the new movie tweeting “I am looking forward to all of you seeing the film. I believe it will be very special. Thank you for all of you kind words”.

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