Local police have confirmed that a crew member has been stabbed on the set of Anne Hathaway’s upcoming film, The Witches. The popular Warner Bros. studio set, right next door to The Making of Harry Potter, has filmed quite a few projects, including The Dark Knight and Wonder Woman.

“Police were called at around 12:35 p.m. today to reports of an incident at Warner Bros. studio production facility in Leavesden,” local police confirmed. It is believed that there was some sort of disagreement between two men, resulting in the stabbing. Police have stated that one man was taken to the hospital after sustaining a neck injury, while the second man was arrested and in now in police custody.

“It is believed the men are known to each other. Inquiries are continuing at this time to establish the circumstances around what happened,” the police stated. Warner Bros. has yet to comment.


The film, an adaptation of Roald Dahl’s The Witches released in 1990, will star Hathaway as the Grand High Witch. Hathaway will be starring alongside Octavia Spencer. This new version by Robert Zemeckis, is set to be released in October 2020.

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