He started out in the 1990s as a clapper loader, working his way up the camera department to focus puller, camera operator and director of photography. Game Of Thrones & James Bond’s Cameraman Dies Ghana.

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Game Of Thrones & James Bond’s Cameraman Dies Ghana

The British cameraman who worked on Game of Thrones and James Bond – has died while shooting a stunt sequence for a BBC drama in Ghana. Confirming the news, the BBC said it was “deeply shocked and saddened” by the news. Milsome, 54,  was working on the upcoming drama The Forgiving Earth when the incident occurred. The BBC said it was ‘deeply shocked and saddened’ to hear the news.

Game Of Thrones & James Bond's Cameraman Dies Ghana
Mr Milsome (Middle) enjoying sights and sounds in Ghana

Game Of Thrones & James Bond’s Cameraman Dies Ghana

His agent,  Sarah Prince of PrinceStone, said an investigation into Saturday’s incident was underway. “We all need answers to this dreadful tragedy,” she said, while adding that Milsome was “an incredibly talented cameraman… a gentle gentleman [and a] genuinely loved a member of the film industry family”.

Game Of Thrones & James Bond's Cameraman Dies Ghana
NEWS UK camera operator dies filming stunt scene on BBC/Netflix drama

The award winning cameraman was in Ghana filming for a new series, The Forgiving Earth. The series was a collaboration between Netflix and BBC

According to reports, Mark Milsome is thought to have died after a camera position deemed safe was hit by a stunt car on Saturday. He, however, lost his life on Saturday, November 18, 2017, while taking part in a night shoot for a car stunt scene in the series.

His agent, Sarah Prince, said he would be 'greatly missed' and that an investigation into into the circumstances surrounding his death is under way

Mr Milsome began his career in the 1990s as a clapper loader, working his way up the camera department to focus puller, camera operator and director of photography

London-born Milsome is survived by a wife and daughter.