‘I’m bionic now’: Carla Gugino says she looked like Robocop after breaking her wrist

‘I’m bionic now’: Carla Gugino says she looked like Robocop after breaking her wrist

Carla Gugino talked about a broken wrist in the Dominican Republic during the making of Leopard Skin earlier this year.

“I did this amazing hike and I came down a hill and I broke my wrist really bad,” the 49-year-old actress said. Variety Monday. “I broke all the bones all over and then got a lot of complications because I had to have a bone setter.”

The Sarasota, Florida resident described the medical device she had to wear for healing.

The latest: Carla Gugino, 49, opened up about a broken wrist in the Dominican Republic while making the Leopard Skin movie earlier this year

“I looked like RoboCop, but it was a solid metal thing that was literally drilled into my bones and I had to wear it for seven weeks,” Gugino said.

Gugino said the injury “didn’t heal because the bone was pulled too far apart, so I had to have a second surgery seven weeks ago,” adding, “I’m bionic now.”

In the interview, Gugino describes her new project Gunpowder Milkshake, a Netflix movie in which she plays a hit man – as part of a group that includes Angela Bassett, Lena Headey, Karen Gillan and Michelle Yeoh – on a mission to change the life of a real girl. to rescue .

The Watchmen actress said the ensemble cast was “definitely a great deal of knowledge to do it.”

Ouch!  Gugino said of the injury: 'I broke all the bones all over and then got a lot of complications because I had to have a bone setter'

Ouch! Gugino said of the injury: ‘I broke all the bones all over and then got a lot of complications because I had to have a bone setter’

Gugino's new project Gunpowder Milkshake is a Netflix movie in which she plays a hit man.  The Watchmen actress was photographed in NYC at an event in 2019

Gugino’s new project Gunpowder Milkshake is a Netflix movie in which she plays a hit man. The Watchmen actress was photographed in NYC at an event in 2019

She appears in an ensemble cast including Angela Bassett, Lena Headey, Karen Gillan and Michelle Yeoh

She appears in an ensemble cast including Angela Bassett, Lena Headey, Karen Gillan and Michelle Yeoh

“None of the women had ever worked together,” she said. “It was like, ‘Wow, this is a group of amazing women who will come together to play.'”

Gugino added, “One of the things I found that, besides this being a tremendously entertaining movie, there’s also a sense of found family.”

Gugino told the publication that she thinks the Spy Kids movie anthology she starred in, from director Robert Rodriguez, will likely end at four movies.

“You know, I think Robert moved on,” she said. “I actually only saw him recently and we always want to work together. I think he did four and that was about right.’

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