Actor Jeffrey Wright is facing charges of driving under the influence after being pulled over by police in New York City. According to the “New York Daily News,” the “Hunger Games: Catching Fire” actor was pulled over in Manhattan’s Lower East Side early Saturday morning after police allegedly spotted him driving erratically. One source claims the actor was “speeding and nearly caused an accident.” Officers reportedly smelled alcohol on his breath and administered a field sobriety test. Wright reportedly failed the test and was arrested for suspicion of DUI.
Jeffrey Wright is known for his roles in a number of films, including “Broken City,” “Casino Royale” and “Lady in the Water.” Wright’s latest film “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” will hit theaters on November 22nd.