May 28, 2016  

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.

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!"

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Khloe, Kourtney Kardashian, Tyga Celebrate Scott Disick's Birthday in Vegas
  2. Kate Beckinsale: Michael Bay Was Baffled Because 'My Boobs Weren't Bigger Than My Head'
  3. 'Maze Runner 3' Pushed Back to 2018 as Dylan O'Brien Is Still on the Mend After On-Set Accident
  4. PND Serenades Kylie Jenner After She Called Him Out for Deleting Her on Social Media
  5. Evan Rachel Wood Blasts Media Over Comments About Amber Heard's Bisexuality
  6. Police Found No Evidence of Physical Abuse in Amber Heard's Case
  7. Phil Lord and Chris Miller's 'Spider-Man' Movie May Feature Miles Morales
  8. Colton Haynes Bares His Butt in This Racy Instagram Photo