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Thousands raised for shot stuntman's six-year-old daughter - NEWS.com.au;

Thousands raised for shot stuntman's six-year-old daughter - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.auThousands raised for shot stuntman's six-year-old daughterNEWS.com.auPEOPLE are digging deep to support the six-year-old girl left whose father was shot dead while filming a music video in a bizarre incident in Brisbane on Monday. Gold Coast stuntman and devoted dad Johann Ofner was killed on the set of a video being ...and more »

Bliss n Eso insists blanks killed music video stuntman - 9news.com.au

Bliss n Eso insists blanks killed music video stuntman9news.com.auAustralian hip hop group Bliss n Eso has insisted that a prop gun being used when a stuntman was killed while filming their music video was loaded with blanks. Bliss n Eso's management said in a statement today that they were "devastated" by the death ...and more »

Criminal charges could be laid over death of Bliss n Eso stuntman - as police investigate whether 'homemade blanks ... - Daily Mail;

Criminal charges could be laid over death of Bliss n Eso stuntman - as police investigate whether 'homemade blanks ... - Daily Mail

Daily MailCriminal charges could be laid over death of Bliss n Eso stuntman - as police investigate whether 'homemade blanks ...Daily MailCriminal charges could still be laid over the shooting death of a Gold Coast stuntman on the set of hip hop group Bliss n Eso's film clip on Monday. It comes as police confirm they are investigating if homemade blanks were used in the weapon that shot ...and more »

Actor fatally shot while filming music video in Brisbane - SafetyCulture

Actor fatally shot while filming music video in BrisbaneSafetyCultureAn actor was fatally shot while filming a music video for an Australian rap group Bliss N Eso in Brisbane on Monday afternoon. The 28-year-old stuntman and actor was killed when he was shot in the chest while filming a scene where several firearms were ...and more »

Gold Coast stuntman's death may trigger review of film and TV industry's gun safety rules - Gold Coast Bulletin;

Gold Coast stuntman's death may trigger review of film and TV industry's gun safety rules - Gold Coast Bulletin

Gold Coast BulletinGold Coast stuntman's death may trigger review of film and TV industry's gun safety rulesGold Coast BulletinTHE fatal shooting of a Gold Coast stuntman on a Brisbane video set has raised serious questions about gun safety in the entertainment industry. Actor and stuntman Johann Ofner died in an underground Brisbane bar on Monday while filming a music video ...and more »

Johann Ofner Dead: Actor, 28, Tragically Shot & Killed While Filming Music Video - Hollywood Life;

Johann Ofner Dead: Actor, 28, Tragically Shot & Killed While Filming Music Video - Hollywood Life

Hollywood LifeJohann Ofner Dead: Actor, 28, Tragically Shot & Killed While Filming Music VideoHollywood LifeThis is just devastating. Actor and stuntman Johann Ofner was shockingly shot and killed while filming a gunfight scene for a music video in Brisbane, Australia on Jan. 23. He was just 28 years old. Johann Ofner was shot in the chest and pronounced ...and more »

Stuntman Johann Ofner killed by blanks from shotgun - The Australian

Stuntman Johann Ofner killed by blanks from shotgunThe AustralianGold Coast stuntman Johann Ofner was killed after a shotgun loaded with blanks was allegedly fired into his chest during a music video scene, which was being monitored by a “licensed armourer”. The popular 28-year-old, known to friends as “Yogi”, died ...and more »

Bliss N Eso music video death: Police probe focuses on blanks - Courier Mail;

Bliss N Eso music video death: Police probe focuses on blanks - Courier Mail

Courier MailBliss N Eso music video death: Police probe focuses on blanksCourier MailDETECTIVES are investigating if handmade blanks were used in a shotgun that killed a Gold Coast stuntman while filming a music video in Brisbane. Police have not ruled out criminal charges over the death of Johann Ofner, 28, who was killed while ...and more »

Bliss N Eso Pay Tribute to Actor Killed on Set of Music Video: 'We Are Devastated' - Billboard;

Bliss N Eso Pay Tribute to Actor Killed on Set of Music Video: 'We Are Devastated' - Billboard

BillboardBliss N Eso Pay Tribute to Actor Killed on Set of Music Video: 'We Are Devastated'BillboardThe members of Bliss N Eso have spoken for the first time about the tragic death of an actor on the set of their new music video. The chart-topping Australian hip-hop act of MC Bliss, MC Eso and DJ Izm identified Johann Ofner as the man who lost his ...and more »

How did the filming of a music video end in tragedy? - BBC News;

How did the filming of a music video end in tragedy? - BBC News

BBC NewsHow did the filming of a music video end in tragedy?BBC NewsIn an infamous filming accident in 1993, actor Brandon Lee died after being shot in the abdomen on the set of The Crow. Lee, 28, was struck by a bullet fragment while filming a scene. He succumbed to his injuries hours later. It emerged the revolver ...and more »

'Nicest guy ever': Tributes flow for stuntman killed at Brisbane music video set - Yahoo7 News;

'Nicest guy ever': Tributes flow for stuntman killed at Brisbane music video set - Yahoo7 News

Yahoo7 News'Nicest guy ever': Tributes flow for stuntman killed at Brisbane music video setYahoo7 NewsTearful family and friends of a stunt man, who was shot dead while filming a music video in Brisbane, have gathered to pay tribute to the “nicest guy ever”. Close. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0%. 0:00 ...and more »

Bliss n Eso film clip shooting: How blanks might cause death - ABC Online;

Bliss n Eso film clip shooting: How blanks might cause death - ABC Online

ABC OnlineBliss n Eso film clip shooting: How blanks might cause deathABC OnlineUsing blanks in a firearm might seem like a sure way to guarantee the safety of a target, but "blank" is a misnomer. Stuntman and actor Johann Ofner, 28, died during the filming of a music video for Australian hip hop group Bliss n Eso in Brisbane on ...and more »

The hardest talk a mum will ever have: Daddy isn't coming home - Gold Coast Bulletin;

The hardest talk a mum will ever have: Daddy isn't coming home - Gold Coast Bulletin

Gold Coast BulletinThe hardest talk a mum will ever have: Daddy isn't coming homeGold Coast BulletinIT'S the heartbreaking conversation no mother should have to steel herself to share with her daughter. Devastated Gold Coast mum Samaya Grace has revealed her pain at having to tell her six-year-old daughter her beloved daddy, Burleigh Heads stuntman ...and more »

Margot Robbie's brother pays tribute to mate Johann Ofner, killed in Brisbane shooting - Courier Mail;

Margot Robbie's brother pays tribute to mate Johann Ofner, killed in Brisbane shooting - Courier Mail

Courier MailMargot Robbie's brother pays tribute to mate Johann Ofner, killed in Brisbane shootingCourier MailMARGOT Robbie's brother has paid tribute to the actor fatally shot during the filming of a Bliss n Eso music video. Lachlan Robbie, whose Instagram page lists him as a stunt performer, took to social media on Monday night to post an emotional tribute ...and more »

Bliss n Eso: Gun involved in death of actor loaded with blanks, band's management says - ABC Online;

Bliss n Eso: Gun involved in death of actor loaded with blanks, band's management says - ABC Online

ABC OnlineBliss n Eso: Gun involved in death of actor loaded with blanks, band's management saysABC OnlineNo live ammunition was loaded in the weapon which killed stuntman and actor Johann Ofner during filming of a music video for Australian hip hop group Bliss n Eso in Brisbane's CBD, management for the group says.and more »

Bliss N Eso shooting: Johann Ofner killed by gun that was 'loaded with blanks' - The Guardian;

Bliss N Eso shooting: Johann Ofner killed by gun that was 'loaded with blanks' - The Guardian

The GuardianBliss N Eso shooting: Johann Ofner killed by gun that was 'loaded with blanks'The GuardianJohann Ofner, who died from chest wounds on the Brisbane set of a Bliss N Eso video. The group's management says the prop gun was loaded with blanks, not live ammunition. Brisbane. Bliss N Eso shooting: Johann Ofner killed by gun that was 'loaded with ...and more »

Rap video stuntman shot dead by prop gun with 'no bullets' in chilling echo of Brandon Lee death - Mirror.co.uk;

Rap video stuntman shot dead by prop gun with 'no bullets' in chilling echo of Brandon Lee death - Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukRap video stuntman shot dead by prop gun with 'no bullets' in chilling echo of Brandon Lee deathMirror.co.ukA stuntman performing in a rap video was killed after being shot by a prop gun with "no bullets", the musicians have said. Johann Ofner, 28, died after being blasted in the chest by a weapon, believed to be a shotgun, loaded with blanks. He was working ...and more »

Bliss n Eso have spoken out about the death of Johann Ofner on the set of their video shoot - New Zealand Herald

Bliss n Eso have spoken out about the death of Johann Ofner on the set of their video shootNew Zealand HeraldAustralian band Bliss n Eso have broken their silence over the tragic death on the set of their new video. The trio, Bliss, Eso and Izm, have stated they are "devastated" about the death of actor Johann Ofner and said they deliberately kept his name ...and more »

Bliss n Eso shooting: Tributes flow for Johann Ofner - Brisbane Times;

Bliss n Eso shooting: Tributes flow for Johann Ofner - Brisbane Times

Brisbane TimesBliss n Eso shooting: Tributes flow for Johann OfnerBrisbane TimesThe love of her life is gone and the partner of shot stuntman Johann Ofner has paid tribute to the man she will always love. Kati Garnett posted a tribute to the 28-year-old on Monday night, opening the floodgates to a deluge of condolences from ...and more »

Johann Ofner Bliss n Eso Brisbane film clip shooting investigation to take weeks - Stuff.co.nz;

Johann Ofner Bliss n Eso Brisbane film clip shooting investigation to take weeks - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzJohann Ofner Bliss n Eso Brisbane film clip shooting investigation to take weeksStuff.co.nzJohann Ofner posted videos showing a selection of guns on the Bliss n Eso music video set just hours before the actor was shot dead in an underground Brisbane bar. Tests on weapons used in a music video clip that ended in the shooting of a 28-year-old ...and more »