11/09/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Rose McGowan Loses Part Of Her Elbow Doing 'Red Sonja' Stunts

At this time last year, Rose McGowan told us how excited she was to be kicking butt and working under the direction of her fiancé Robert Rodriguez in the she-devil comic book adaptation "Red Sonja", but it turns out a serious injury has brought the production to a standstill.

"I had wrist and elbow surgery and they took part of my elbow out. I had really bad nerve damage from doing stunts - I do a lot of my own stunts," McGowan recently told Tarts. "I could no longer use my arm, but now I can hold a fork and drive so we're working our way up. It'll probably be another six months of rehab, but It's the price you pay for being really limber and being able to do back flips!"

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