KJ Apa Gets Stitches After Suffering Injury on Set: ‘I Split My Head Open’
Stunts won’t be in his wheelhouse. KJ Apa gave followers a replacement after he suffered his second damage in a month.
The Riverdale star, 23, first hinted on the dustup in a Wednesday, July 29, Instagram put up. “Stunts,” he captioned a photo of himself smiling as a medic stitched up his head on the set of Songbird. He additionally grinned as he confirmed blood on the collar of his T-shirt.
Apa detailed the incident extra entirely on Thursday, July 30. “I break up my head open yesterday,” he defined on his Instagram Story in movies displaying the wound. “I don’t know in case you guys can see that. However, I’ve two stitches in there — steel stitches.”
Earlier this month, the New Zealand native acquired a “shard of steel” caught in his eye, which he needed to take away himself. He almost refused to take it out in an Instagram video on July 19. “I’m not attempting to try this,” he stated, whereas wielding a Q-tip. “I’m not attempting to do that properly now.”
Apa then determined he needed to handle it. “I’ve to work tomorrow!” he famous earlier than getting the steel out. “It’s truly like punctured my eye!”
The I Nonetheless Imagine star surveyed the “injury” to his eye, asking his pals, “That’s only a gap?” He then began crying.
Earlier than his current accidents, Apa loved a comparatively quiet quarantine with Riverdale costar Cole Sprouse. “I imply, he’s dwelling,” Dylan Sprouse advised Leisure Tonight of his twin brother in Might. “Him and KJ, within the very starting of quarantine, ended up staying collectively at KJ’s place in Los Angeles.”
The After We Collided star, 27, added: “So, they’re isolating collectively, which may be very cute.”
Nevertheless, the costars — together with Lili Reinhart and Vanessa Morgan — had been accused of sexual harassment and assault on Twitter in June. “Earlier right this moment myself and three different castmates had been falsely accused of sexual offense by nameless accounts on twitter,” Cole, 27, responded on time. “I take these accusations very significantly, and shall be working with the fitting groups to get to the foundation of it.”
The Disney Channel alum continued: “False accusations do large injury to victims of precise assault. Moreover, I might by no means search to silence anyone. I encourage that folks look into the accusations themselves because the occasions detailed had been factually unfaithful. This appears to be the most recent declare in a collection of incidents looking for to baselessly cancel my castmates and me.”