James Rolleston who is known for his role in the movie Boy and the Dark Horse had to be cut out of a car after it hit a bridge near Opotiki on Tuesday night. Rolleston who just celebrated his birthday on June 8 was stuck in a wreckage because of which the traffic police had to close the bridges for a while so that the firefighters could rescue him.
The New Zealand actor was airlifted to Tauranga Hospital where he is surrounded by his family. According to our sources, he is seriously injured on his head along with multiple fractures and hence is in a critical condition where the doctors are trying hard to save him.
Just heard James Rolleston has been in an accident. Our thoughts are with him. Kia kaha e kara.
— Kelvin Davis (@NgatiBird) July 26, 2016
All our love And prayers to James Rolleston and his Family . Kia Kaha
— Jed Brophy (@BrophyJed) July 26, 2016
Native actors like Stan Walker, Kelvin Davis, and Jed Brophy took on to their social media accounts to share prayers and message about him. We also wish the actor a speedy recovery and to be in good health very soon.
Who is James Rolleston?
James Rolleston whose age is just 19 years old is a New Zealand actor who has starred in multiple films. Along with that, he is equally famous for his Vodafone ad and the movie Dead Lands which had a world premiere at 2014 Toronto International Film Festival. A native of Opotiki Rolleston made his movie debut in 2010 with the movie Boy and has been part of the New Zealand film fraternity since then.