“Lara Croft: Tomb Raider” Actor Stabbed On Stage
Veteran actor, Simon Yam was stabbed in his stomach while on stage in China. The entire incident was caught on camera.
According to BBC News, Yam was onstage Saturday for the opening of a new store in the southern province of China. He was addressing the crowd when a man walked onstage, and stabbed him. Security then managed to capture the suspect and arrest him.
Yam’s manager said his injuries were not life-threatening and he had been taken to hospital.
“He was stabbed in his stomach and slashed on his arm, but was conscious the entire time,” Lester Mo Gee-man said. “A preliminary investigation showed his injuries were not critical but the doctors are still deciding whether to operate on him”.
Yam has numerous movie credits, including ‘Lara Croft: Tomb Raider’ where he played a war lord.
The 64-year-old actor also appeared in ‘The Cradle of Life’ starring Angelina Jolie, “Election,” “Exiled” and numerous other movies.