Jeremy Renner is gearing up to share his experience publicly after a snowplow accident in a New Year special with Diane Sawyer.
ABC News program, Jeremy Renner: Diane Sawyer Interview – A Story of Fear, Survival and Victory It airs Thursday, April 6 at 10 a.m. on the network and streams the following day on Hulu and Disney+. The hour-long event will see the Marvel star open up about the events and his path to recovery over the years. months since the horrific accident.
Mayor of Kingstown Star is run over by a snowplow trying to stop the car from crashing into his nephew. “I choose to survive,” Renner tells Sawyer in the teaser for the special above. “You’re not going to kill me. No way.” As he recalled the experience in the teaser, Renner said he was “wake up every moment.”
Renner reportedly suffered multiple injuries, including a broken face and eye socket. including lower jaw, 8 broken ribs in 14 different locations, broken knee, broken tibia collarbone, shoulder and ankle with collapsed lungs In addition to recounting his accident, Renner offered fans a glimpse into his recovery process along with his family.
In one emotional moment from the promotional event, Renner’s grandson recalled, “I saw him with blood coming from his head. I ran to him I don’t think he’s alive, ”he said, choking.
But Renner wouldn’t change anything about the situation, telling Sawyer: “I’ll do it again. Yes, I’ll do it again because it hit my nephew.”
View all promotions above. And don’t miss Renner’s upcoming Disney+ docuseries premiere special. renewal which arrives on April 12
Jeremy Renner: Diane Sawyer Interview – A Story of Fear, Survival and VictoryThursday, April 6, 10/9c ABC (next day on Hulu and Disney+)