Production has been temporarily halted on Blake Lively’s female spy thriller The Rhythm Section after the star was injured on set.

Lively, 30, hurt her hand performing an action sequence, producers said in a statement.

A spokesperson for the production told The Hollywood Reporter: “Filming has been temporarily suspended on The Rhythm Section as Blake Lively sustained an injury to her hand while filming an action sequence.

“Production will resume as soon as possible.”

Source: Irish Examiner