The "Rust" cinematographer died after Alec Baldwin accidentally shot her in the chest with what he was told was a "cold gun."
"She was an inspiration. She will be incredibly missed by all of us who knew and admired her."
The actor serves as the lead and co-producer of the Western film directed by Joel Souza.
The former One Direction singer's movie credits include "Dunkirk" and "Don't Worry Darling."
The actor will likely portray the Korean-American superhero Amadeus Cho in "The Marvels."
The actress reprises her role as Shuri in "Black Panther: Wakanda Forever."
Production is temporarily suspended until June 14 while 60 of its crew members, including the actor, self-isolate.