Does Sam Worthington Use a Wheelchair in Real Life? Details

Santina also said that Jake struggled too much getting in and out of his wheelchair.

“There was one scene when he was doing a transfer and he had to pull his legs over — I thought he struggled too much with the weight of his legs,” she told the outlet. “I’m a little girl, and he was a big strong guy. It should take much less effort for him to transfer.” Still, she reiterated that she was proud to see a disabled character in a film about something other than disability.

Avatar is now streaming on Disney Plus, but you can see Avatar: The Way of Water in theaters on Dec. 16, 2022.