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Brad Pitt punched in the face at film premiere

Police say a fan jumped over a barrier while Pitt was signing autographs.

bradangie Source: Chase Rollins/AFF/EMPICS Entertainment

BRAD PITT IS said to be ‘unfazed’ after a fan attacked him at a film premiere last night.

The actor was punched in the face while signing autographs at the Hollywood premiere of Maleficent starring his partner Angelina Jolie.

A Los Angeles police officer told CNN that a man jumped over a barrier outside the El Capitan Theater and attacked him at the debut of the film.

Maleficent Premiere - Los Angeles The suspect being lead away in handcuffs Source: AP/Press Association Images

Neither Pitt nor Jolie seemed fazed by the altercation.

Police arrested a suspect identified as Vitalii Sediuk, 25, the Los Angeles Times reported.

It said the motive for the attack was not immediately known.

CNN said the alleged assailant could be charged with misdemeanor battery.


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