Well this is inneresting…
New details have dropped in Emile Hirsch's assault case, where he allegedly attacked a woman at Sundance Film Festival back in January — and now, Emile said he was defending himself!
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Hirsch attacked Paramount executive Daniele Bernfeld in the Utah outpost of Tao nightclub, throwing her across a table and choking her. Bernfeld told police shocking details:
Today Emile Hirsch was all business as he showed up in his suit seeking a plea deal for the alleged attack and choking of a female VP of Paramount Digital, Dani Bernfeld, during a Sundance Film Festival party.
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According to the reports, at some point Hirsch approached Bernfeld from behind, "put her in a chokehold," and threw her on a table. Then the actor got on top of her and started choking her before witnesses were able to get Hirsch off of the exec. Park City cops were called to the scene and reported that Hirsch's "eyes were red and glossy" it looked as if he had been drinking and under the influence of alcohol.
When Hirsch was questioned, the actor simply stated that he had a verbal argument with the Bernfeld. In classic Hollywood fashion, he also claimed that he only had a few drinks that night but then of course said later that he didn't remember what happened.
For all of this, Emile is facing charges of aggravated assault and intoxication and could see up to
Looks like that should be illegal!
On Monday, Emile Hirsch made his first court appearance where he was instructed to take his mugshot at the sheriff's office.
The picture (above) shows a rather dapper Hirsch in a slim black suit. He's looking much more put together than he was when first arrested!
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As we reported last month, the 30-year-old actor was arrested and charged with felony assault after he
Emile Hirsch is taking responsibility for his own actions.
Soon after the actor was charged with assault for allegedly putting a female entertainment executive in a chokehold at the Sundance Film Festival, he checked himself into rehab.
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While the Girl Next Door star didn't publicly make a statement, his spokesperson and attorney, Robert Offer says the actor regrets his actions.
Robert spoke on behalf of Emile and said:
Emile Hirsch has been charged with felony assault after he allegedly placed a woman in a chokehold at the Sundance Film Festival on January 25th.
The 29-year-old actor allegedly got into an physical altercation with female film executive, Dani Bernfeld, at the TAO nightclub in Park City, Utah at 3:30 a.m.
Law enforcement claims that she actually blacked, and that it took two people to pry Emile off of the alleged victim! That sounds so scary!
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Apparently, Emile told police that he was drunk, and did not know the alleged victim personally.
This whole incident sounds like a complete mess!
But then again, that's the kind of thing that happens when alcohol is around, right??
Emile Hirsch was reportedly involved in a tussle with a female executive from Paramount during a party at the Sundance Film Festival early Sunday morning.
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The reason for the alleged assault is unclear, but a witness revealed the victim asked to speak to the police about the altercation.
The Park City authorities arrived at the Tao nightclub around 3:30 a.m. to speak to both parties involved in the altercation.
The witness at the club said:
Here's some MORE proof of these two being unexpected besties!
Paula Patton finally filed for divorce from her husband Robin Thicke and initially he seemed to be pretty bummed about their split.
He DID dedicate an entire album to trying to win back his wife after admitting he cheated on her.
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Well, it looks like his tune has changed completely because he threw a RAGER of a party to celebrate his divorce!
The party involved copious amounts of alcohol, many models, and his famous friends including Tom Hardy, Emile Hirsch, and his bestie Leonardo Dicaprio!
According to a source, Robin was in a great mood and was flirting with everyone!