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Steven Spielberg 'Beat' Simon Pegg Up On Set of 'Tintin'

August 20, 2010 (4:26 am) GMT
The director demonstrated to Andy Serkis how he should beat Pegg up, so Spielberg hit him against the floor.
Steven Spielberg 'Beat' Simon Pegg Up On Set of 'Tintin'

found working with Steven Spielberg a hands-on experience - the legendary movie-maker "beat him up" during a fight scene in the new "Tintin" film. Pegg has a starring role in Spielberg's new picture "", which is due for 2011 release.

And the shoot was a bizarre experience for the "Shaun of the Dead" actor - because Spielberg grappled with him onset to show co-star Andy Serkis how to act out a fight scene.

Pegg says, "There was one day where (Spielberg) actually demonstrated to how Captain Haddock should beat me up. I was lying on the floor with him holding me by the lapel, shaking me, hitting me against the floor, and I was just laughing because it was f**king Steven Spielberg!"

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