Brad Pitt Attacked at Hollywood ‘Maleficent’ Premiere

Brad Pitt was attacked at the premiere for Disney’s (DIS) Maleficent at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood.

brad-pitt-attackedBrad Pitt was attacked by a man that jumped the security barrier to get to him. He was with his partner, Angelina Jolie, and their four-year-old daughter. The man was only able to lightly touch Pitt before he was tackled to the ground by security. He was arrested for suspicion of battery, reports Fox News.

The man that attacked Brat Pitt was Vitalii Sediuk. Sediuk, 25, is a routine trouble maker at celebrity events. His attack on Pitt marks the fourth time he has stirred up trouble this year. His other mischief includes hugging Bradley Cooper’s and Leonardo DiCaprio’s crotches and trying to crawl under America Ferrera’s dress, The New York Daily News notes.

Brad Pitt and his family were excited to watch Maleficent. The movie stars Angelina Jolie as the title character and their daughter as a young Aurora, reports The New York Daily News.

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