OREANDA-NEWS. American actress Halle Berry broke her ribs on the set of the film «Bruised», but the injury did not distract her, and she continued working, the portal Entertainment Weekly reports. The film is the debut for the Hollywood star as a director. The production of the film was ordered by the streaming service Netflix.

She also played the main role in it, reincarnated as an MMA fighter Jackie Justice. The artist was injured on the first day of shooting the action movie, but did not interrupt the process. Eric Brown, the stunt director, stressed that Berry really has serious health problems due to the incident.

The plot of the film is built around the story of a female fighter Jackie Justice, who has to choose between motherhood and sporting achievements. An elderly sportswoman must urgently earn a fortune to regain custody of her son, so she agrees to fight against a young and powerful, the cruelest of the rising stars of merciless martial arts.