Actor injured in 'Spider-Man' returns to the show

Injured stuntman Christopher Tierney shows off his torso brace before attending a performance of "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" in New York, Friday, Jan. 7, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) (AP)

January 8, 2011 2:47:35 AM PST
The actor badly hurt when he tumbled from the stage at the Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" returned to the theater for the first time since his accident, going backstage to wish the castmembers good luck and then watching Friday's performance from the safety of the orchestra seats.