Actors on Bush biopic arrested for bar fight

Other News Materials 15 July 2008 02:39 (UTC +04:00)

(dpa) - Josh Brolin, the actor playing George W Bush in a biopic about the US president, was arrested along with another actor and crew member during a bar fight over the political message of the movie, the Chicago Sun Times reported Monday.

The incident occurred in Shreveport, Louisiana, where the movie W is filming on location. According to the article, several of the locals began to criticize and swear at the political stance of the film's director Oliver Stone, and the disagreement quickly descended into a physical clash.

Actor Jeffrey Wright was also arrested in the brawl, the report said.