Peril on the set: Harrison Ford | ‘Star Wars Episode VII’
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Peril on the set: Celebrity injuries

Peril on the set: Harrison Ford | ‘Star Wars Episode VII’
Neither the chokehold by Sylvester Stallone nor the sight of Mel Gibson’s beard could faze Harrison Ford, but while filming the latest “Star Wars” installment, the 71-year-old actor broke his left leg -- putting his participation in the anticipated film on hold. (Ian Langsdon / EPA)
Jennifer Lawrence | ‘Hunger Games’ films
Jennifer Lawrence will be happy to be in one piece after the “Hunger Games” movies. After going deaf in one ear “for months” with filming “Catching Fire,” the Oscar winner suffered nausea and vertigo after a fog machine broke on “Mockingjay - Part I.” (Murray Close / Lionsgate)
Halle Berry | Multiple-film injuries
Halle Berry was taken to the hospital after hitting her head during filming on “The Hive” in 2012. She has also been knocked out during “The Call,” broken her foot on “Cloud Atlas,” broken her arm on “Gothika,” injured her eye on “Die Another Day” and suffered a head injury on “Catwoman.” (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)
Johnny Depp | ‘The Lone Ranger’
Johnny Depp says he had a mishap while riding a horse -- one that dragged him for about 25 yards -- during filming of “The Lone Ranger” that could have left him “horrifically mangled.” (Jeffrey R. Staab / Associated Press)
Lady Gaga | Born This Way Ball tour
Singer Lady Gaga suffered from “a labral tear of the right hip” at a concert, an injury that she hid. When the pain left her immobile, she canceled a few concert dates. After being seen by doctors, she was told she needed hip surgery and “strict down time to recover.” (Jemal Countess / Getty Images)
Melissa Rycroft | ‘Dancing With the Stars’
Melissa Rycroft, a former contestant on “The Bachelor,” hurt her head and neck during a group-dance rehearsal for “Dancing With the Stars.” (Matt Klitscher / ABC)
Robert Downey Jr. | ‘Iron Man 3'
Robert Downey Jr., the hammy captain of the massive “Avengers,” hurt his ankle mid-stunt in August 2012 on the set of “Iron Man 3.” The film was delayed while Downey recuperated. (Francois Duhamel / Marvel Entertainment)
Kristen Chenoweth | ‘The Good Wife’
Kristin Chenoweth was hospitalized in July 2012 after an accident on the New York set of the CBS drama “The Good Wife,” when a gust of wind knocked over lighting equipment, which hit her and knocked her down. She was released from the hospital soon after the incident. (Chris Pizzello / Associated Press)
Katherine Jenkins | ‘Dancing With the Stars’
Fans could see Welsh mezzo-soprano Katherine Jenkins in tears after freezing up in pain during a back-bend dance move on national TV in May 2012. She’d suffered a spasm in her lower back at the end of her vigorous Arabian-themed salsa. (Stuart Wilson / Getty Images)
Phil Harris, captain of the Cornelia Marie on the Discovery Channel show “Deadliest Catch,” suffered a stroke during an offload of crab in 2010. He died that February at age 53. ()
Rosie Perez | ‘Law & Order: SVU’
While guest starring on “Law & Order: SVU” in September 2009, Rosie Perez was “hauled off” by another actress during a staged fight scene, she claimed in a lawsuit she filed in 2011. Perez said she herniated her neck and had to undergo a discectomy after the incident. (Frederick M. Brown / Getty Images)
Brad Pitt | ‘Seven’
On the set of the 1995 thriller “Seven,” Brad Pitt sliced his three fingers after he leaped into a car window during a chase scene. Pitt had to wear a cast throughout most of the David Fincher-directed film or was shot wearing a brace. (Fox)
Actor Brandon Lee, 28-year-old son of film star Bruce Lee, died in 1993 after a freak accident during the filming of “The Crow,” in which he was hit in the abdomen by a projectile that came out of a blank gun. ()
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