The 63-year-old actor sat down with George Stephanopoulos of ABC Information to recount what occurred on a New Mexico film set Oct. 21 when a gun he was holding was discharged, ensuing within the demise of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins.
Viewers of the interview weren’t very impressed with what the previous “30 Rock” star needed to say.
“How did Alec Baldwin’s legal professionals enable him to do that interview?” one requested on Twitter. “That is nothing however a clout chasing efficiency. We needs to be centering the sufferer, not him.”
“Im aspect eyeing Alec..I am not shopping for what he’s promoting,” one other wrote.
A 3rd bashed: “I am not the sufferer however let’s speak about me for an hour.”
“Observe to Hollywood: for those who ever do a film with Alec Baldwin and one thing goes fallacious, he’ll throw you straight beneath the bus,” yet one more added.
Among the many star’s revelations was his declare that he by no means pulled the set off, however that he barely pulled again the hammer on the revolver, leading to a discharge when he let go.
Viewers did not purchase it, nonetheless.
“He desires us to imagine he did not pull the set off and the gun simply misfired by itself?!?!” mentioned one.
“If Alec wasn’t such a very good actor, I’d imagine each phrase,” one other added.
“Baldwin is one hell of an actor… ACTION!!!” mentioned a viewer. “He’s performing child.”
One other viewer took goal at ABC for airing the interview within the first place.
“ABC is pure scum for giving Baldwin a platform to ‘act’ his innocence. Not on that, he is capable of ‘act’ others guilt,” they mentioned. “Sickening.”
One more talked about Stephanopoulos, calling him out for his political opinions whereas calling Baldwin a “sorry mom f—er.”