Brad Pitt rescues woman while filming `World War Z`

Los Angeles: Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt saved the life of a women on the sets of his upcoming film `World War Z`.

The 47-year-old was filming a scene for the movie in Glasgow, Scotland when one of 700 extras stumbled to the ground and was nearly trampled, reported Us magazine.

Pitt scooped the woman up and brought her back to her feet.

The woman wasn`t the only extra who was injured during the intense `World War Z` shoot.

"Lots of people hurt themselves and Brad came to the rescue of one woman who slipped. I don`t think she could believe it when Brad picked her up. He didn`t have time to speak to her as it was mid-shoot. But she said afterwards how grateful she was, despite having a badly grazed knee," a source said.