CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 08, 1982
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(Studio) Deaths on set of movie "Twilight Zone" recalled.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Los Angeles, California) California legislature said probing safety in movie and television industry due to deaths this summer of actor Vic Morrow and 2 child actors during filming of "Twilight Zone"; photograph shown. [Screen Actors Guild spokesperson Barrie HOWARD - notes effect of commercial filming on children used in scene.] [Guild spokesperson James NISSEN - notes lack of concern for safety by some producers and dirs.] Response of producers noted. [Director Jackie COOPER, Producers Alliance spokesperson Edward PRELOCK - defend standards.]
REPORTER: David Dow
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