• Animal welfare group calls for Westworld to stop using live elephants after a oebrutala footage emerges

    One year ago - By Topix

    An animal welfare group has called on the makers of Sky Atlantic/HBO drama Westworld to stop filming with wild animals after two live elephants featured in the latest episode. Animal Defenders International claim to have procured "brutal" footage from Have Trunk Will Travel, the company that supplies the animals to the series, showing elephants - including Westworld's 51-year-old Tai, an on-screen veteran who has appeared in Water for Elephants and Zookeeper - being beaten and shocked with stun guns behind-the-scenes.
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