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Brad Pitt attack: Other celebrity ambushes, pranks and assaults

Brad Pitt attack: Other celebrity ambushes, pranks and assaults

On Wednesday night, Brad Pitt was accosted at the glitzy premiere of "Maleficent," allegedly by the notorious red-carpet attacker Vitalii Sediuk. Pitt wasn't hurt in the incident and continued on the carpet before heading into the theater.

This was hardly the first such time a celebrity has been ambushed in public and not always by Sediuk, either. Celebrities usually maintain their poise, though a few of these instances have not always ended as well.

Here are nine more high-profile public figures who have been subjected to rabid fans, flying footwear and weaponized pantry items.

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