Filming on the set of Part I of The Twilight Saga finale, Breaking Dawn, was halted Friday after the cast and crew was evacuated from the coastal city of Tofini, British Columbia to safer ground in Port Alberni following a tsunami alert. Series stars Taylor Lautner and Kristen Stewart were among the cast members who were evacuated from the filming location following this morning’s deadly earthquake in Asia.
“Due to the tsunami advisory, filming of The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn has been delayed. All cast and crew were evacuated to the movie production’s base camp. Everyone is safe and sound,” Summit Entertainment confirmed to Entertainment Tonight this afternoon.
Canadian-born actress Tinsel Korey, 30, who plays the wolf pack’s Makah Emily Young in the saga, Tweeted, “They’re evacuating us 4 a tsunami [sic] warning. If this … is my last my tweet. I love you. The end. Hugz.” She later added: “If this is the moment. Then I’ve lived a good life. And I’m thankful 4 everything I’ve been given.”