Johnny Depp Trampled By Horse On ‘Lone Ranger’ Set

It’s not easy playing sidekick to “The Lone Ranger,” as Johnny Depp discovered while filming a scene as Tonto for the upcoming Disney movie.

A video showing behind-the-scenes action from the film shows Depp and Armie Hammer, who plays the Lone Ranger, riding their horses, Silver and Scout, at a fast clip. Depp starts to slide out of the saddle and eventually tumbles completely off his horse, and is briefly run over by its hooves. A medic is called, and Depp displays what appear to be hoofprints on his tanned chest, though he’s standing up and appears fine.

“The positive thing is, my coccyx (tailbone) didn’t take it,” Depp jokes.

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