Brad Pitt was punched in the face while walking the red carpet at the premiere of Maleficent, which stars his fiancee Angelina Jolie.
The premiere was held at Hollywood's El Capitan theater.
Pitt was walking the red carpet with Jolie Wednesday and while he was posing for photographs and signing autographs, a man named Vitalii Seduik jumped over the barricades and punched the actor in his face, reports huffingtonpost.com.
Police officer Nuria Vanegas of the police department here confirmed the news to the Los Angeles Times.
Pitt appeared to be unharmed, and resumed signing autographs after the attack.
In picture: Journalist Vitalii Sediuk is walked off carpet in handcuffs after allegedly attacking Brad Pitt at the world premiere of Maleficent at the El Capitan Theatre in Los Angeles.