January 24, 2017  

'W' Co-Stars Josh Brolin and Jeffrey Wright Arrested for Alleged Bar Fight

July 14, 2008 (3:17 am) GMT
The "W" co-stars were arrested outside Stray Cats bar in Shreveport, L.A. early Saturday morning, July 12 and charged with interfering with police, a misdemeanor.
'W' Co-Stars Josh Brolin and Jeffrey Wright Arrested for Alleged Bar Fight

Trying to act as true friends, actors , , and five other crew members of the biography drama flick "" were arrested by police officers outside Stray Cats bar in Shreveport, L.A. early Saturday morning, July 12. They were all charged with interfering with police, a misdemeanor.

The arrest occurred at 2 A.M. after the co-stars and crew members tried to intervene officers who were attempting to arrest one of their entourage, 29-year-old Eric Felland, a lighting technician, for public intoxication and resisting arrest. The actors, according to the Shreveport Times, allegedly put up such a fuss that the police at the nightclub had to call for backup.

Brolin reportedly was booked into the city jail and released after posting a $334 cash bond. A call to his publicist was not immediately returned as of Saturday night.

Brolin stars as George W. Bush in the highly anticipated "W." Wright, elsewhere, is tapped to play as U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell. Filming began on May 12 in Louisiana and the film will be released for the presidential election on October 17, 2008.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Oscars 2017: 'La La Land' Leads With 14 Nods, 7 Black Actors Are Among 20 Acting Nominees
  2. 'The Ring' Prank Is Too Real to Not Be Terrified. See People's Reactions
  3. First Look at Sebastian Stan in 'I, Tonya' Arrives as Caitlin Carver Joins the Cast
  4. Furious Chris Brown Hits Back at Aziz Ansari for Comparing Him to Donald Trump
  5. Michelle Rodriguez Is a Transgender in 'The Assignment' Trailer
  6. Bella Hadid Gets Frisky in Threesome Photo With Kendall Jenner and Riccardo Tisci
  7. Alec Baldwin Will Host 'Saturday Night Live' for the 17th Time
  8. Sabrina Carpenter Slays a Mash-Up of Ed Sheeran's 'Shape of You' and TLC's 'No Scrubs'