Nathan Fillion Skips 'Castle' Filming Due to Back Problems


Nathan Fillion Skips 'Castle' Filming Due to Back Problems


The title character depicter on the ABC drime drama series is a no-show on a Friday shooting because he needs medical attention for his 'chronic' back problems.

"Castle" star Nathan Fillion skipped work for the second time in two months. On Friday, September 13, the actor called in sick, leading to speculation around the set about a possible new work schedule dust-up.

Sources close to the production have now explained the situation, saying that Fillion had a legitimate reason to skip work that day. The "Firefly" alum reportedly has chronic back problems and was seeing a chiropractor for it.

A source additionally says that the Richard Castle depicter's absence won't affect the the airing of the show's upcoming season since the production had enough of a heads-up to schedule some filming around Fillion for the day. He's expected to be back on set Monday.

Two months ago, Fillion was a no-show on a Friday filming amid report of a contract dispute between him and ABC Studios over his request for a four-day Monday-Thursday workweek on the show. His absence caused a production shutdown for the day at the time.

However, insiders say the issue has been solved and Fillion has since worked on Fridays on many occasions.

"Castle" will return with the sixth season on September 23 at 10 P.M. on ABC.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Pregnant Again? Blac Chyna Sports Suspicious Bump While Stepping Out With Another Man
  2. Robert De Niro Has a Blowout Fight With Wife Grace Hightower
  3. Kris Jenner Is Ready to Fight for Full Custody of Rob's Daughter Dream
  4. She's 'Dying'! Cher Suffers From Mystery Illness
  5. Kylie Jenner and Tyga Make Out in Front of Son Cairo and Other Kids
  6. Karlie Kloss Flashes Major Sideboob as She Goes Braless at a Charity Event
  7. Fergie Shows Off Pert Derriere in Cheeky Instagram Picture
  8. You're Not the Victim! Brad Pitt Blasts Angelina Jolie's Cambodian Interview
  9. Kanye West Is Begging Kim Kardashian to Stop Doing Plastic Surgery
  10. Jamie Foxx Dumps Katie Holmes Over Her Scientology Drama

CELEBS PHOTO