While shooting a scene, Kristen Stewart accidentally punched Chris Hemsworth in the face. Hemsworth was left with a black eye.
Production of the film was temporarily shut down in October 2011 after Kristen Stewart tore a ligament in her thumb during an attack scene with the dwarves. Stewart also suffered from a foot injury sustained on set.
Dakota Fanning, Saoirse Ronan, Riley Keough, Alicia Vikander, Bella Heathcote, Selena Gomez, Emily Browning, Lily Collins and Felicity Jones were considered for the role of Snow White.
Johnny Depp, Tom Hardy, Tom Welling, Hugh Jackman, Viggo Mortensen and Michael Fassbender were considered to play Eric, The Huntsman, before Chris Hemsworth was cast.
Angelina Jolie and Winona Ryder were considered to play Ravenna, the Evil Queen, before Charlize Theron was cast.