Unofficial soap opera actor John James was injured on Saturday when he was cast as Joe Biden in the upcoming film My Son Hunter, filming a biopic in Serbia, DailyMail.com can exclusively reveal.
The actor’s injury involved a lot of blood, a slight ugliness as he slammed the door on a trip to the hospital and off-set at a Belgrade restaurant.
He told me about the incident when I was going to a Belgrade restaurant and hit the side of the glass door. ‘I had a big injury on my eye and there was a lot of blood on the footpath.’
James, 65, explained: ‘I was very stunned and returned to the Metropole Hotel where I was staying and took over the manager, Nicholas Kalojeras, and personally hospitalized me.’
Actor John James, who plays Joe Biden in the upcoming film, was shot in the head Saturday in Serbia for filming.
James, 65, will play Biden in the My Son Hunter biopic about the president’s son, Hunter. Above: Actor portraying Biden in a movie set in Serbia
James explained that he walked into the door on Saturday at a restaurant, causing a bloody mess that required stitches on his forehead but “the show must go on.”
Despite the crowded Serbian emergency room, James said he received ‘top notch treatment’.
‘It’s like an ER in the ER room on a Saturday night and an ER on a Saturday night around the world – but it was crazy.
‘The show must go on,’ he said.
Photos of the incident show James clothed around his head.
DailyMail.com last month revealed that President Biden’s role in the upcoming film about James Hunter Biden has been signed by conservative filmmakers and married couples Felim McAleer and Ann McLinney.
Filming in Serbia began in the last week of October.
British actor Lawrence Fox, who plays Hunter Biden, posted a dangerous picture from the set last month.
In the photo, Fox wore a white waistcoat, orange scarf and sunglasses – and nothing else – in one of the photos seen on the president’s son’s hard drive.
‘Everything’s fine. I’m in a really good place, ‘Fox said sarcastically posting the picture from the set, where he was holding a peace sign with a woman in underwear.
Iconic soap opera actor John James will play Biden in the upcoming film My Son Hunter
In a 39-second clip announcing her role last month, James said: ‘The script is everything. Money, power, greed, sex, drugs and alcohol.
“It reminds me of Dynasty,” he admitted to his most notable TV role.
“Despite his big flaws, the father is a common story of ultimate love for his son,” the actor continued. ‘My son is an inside view of the world of hunter politics.’
James, 65, is an experienced daytime soap opera star best known for his role as Jeff Colby in the 1980s dynasty, which ran from 1981-1989 and its spin-off series The Colby’s, 1985-1987.
Most recently, James has starred in the 2020 film Accelerator and is now the 46th President of the United States in his son’s biopic.
British actor Lawrence Fox, who plays Hunter Biden, shared a photo on Twitter on Monday, showing the president’s son wearing a photo of himself leaking from his hard drive
The actor sarcastically wrote ‘Everything’s fine. I’m in a really good place, ‘he said
Conservative filmmakers and married couples Felim McLean (left) and Ann McLeanne (right), when announcing the film earlier this year, said: ‘The truth deserves to be told and it should be seen by as many people as possible. An entertaining and enjoyable movie is the best way [do that]If the media doesn’t do their job, we’ll do it for them ‘
DailyMail.com first reported last month that British actor and politician Lawrence Fox will play Hunter in the film – one of the most controversial father-son duo alongside James.
‘I’m especially excited to work with a wonderful actor – Lawrence Fox is going to be my son Hunter,’ said James. ‘We had some interesting scenes together.’
In August, DailyMail.com reported that Bond villain and Goonies and Die Hard actor Robert Davey, 70, signed on to direct the biopic.
Joining the cast of James, Davey said, “I saw in him the depth, sincerity and passion I wanted for Joe Biden, who was at the forefront of American politics for 40 years.”
“It’s important to have an actor who measures such an icon, while at the same time presenting a spectacle of love without falling into the trap of their obvious weaknesses. John James is that actor, ‘he continued.
‘With John and Lawrence, I hope the audience will expand with Joe and Hunter’s relationship and understand the dynamics between father and son.’
The film is described by Hunter, his father and other members of the Biden family as a way of exploring how he raised tens of millions of dollars from foreign corporations owned by Hunter Biden oligarchs.
Irish filmmakers McAleer and McLeanne are embarking on a crowdfunding campaign to raise money for the film, which has already raised more than $ 1.6 million.
The film’s budget is $ 1.8 million, just over $ 200,000 more than he has collected so far, and he started filming in Serbia this week and going into November – for a total of four weeks.
The 70-year-old Robert Davey (left), known for his roles as James Bond and the Goonies villain, will direct the film, and British actor Lawrence Fox (right), 43, has signed on to play Hunter Biden.
The couple has written and produced a number of established films with the efforts of Crowdfund and specifically targeting conservative viewers. His two biggest films are ‘Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer’, which features an abortionist Dr. Is a true crime drama based on Kermit Gosnell; And ‘fractionation’, which is a misinformation about hydraulic fracturing or ‘fracking’.
McAleer said he was thrilled to join James’ plan to expose the president’s son’s’ party lifestyle and fraudulent business practices’.
“Joe Biden is a complex character,” McAleer explained. “Sometimes he stumbles and stumbles. But he is one of the longest serving politicians in Washington.
John is the perfect actor to portray that complexity, ”he added.
My Son Hunter is a biography describing Hunter’s ‘elitist party lifestyle, shady business dealings, family drama and corruption’. The film was supposed to start filming this summer, but is still working on a deal with the actors