Kidman to press charges against paparazzo
Nicole Kidman is reportedly pressing charges against photographer after she was knocked to the ground in New York. Nine News.PT1M48S http://www.canberratimes.com.au/action/externalEmbeddedPlayer?id=d-2tp38 620 349 September 13, 2013
Nicole Kidman is reportedly pressing charges against a paparazzo who allegedly knocked her to the ground while riding his bike.
The Australian actress had been attending the Calvin Klein show for New York Fashion Week on Thursday and was on her way back to the Carlyle Hotel when the altercation occurred, TMZ reports.
A photographer riding a bike on the footpath allegedly charged towards the actress and knocked her to the ground.
Prior to the accident Nicole Kidman sat front row at the Calvin Klein Collection show at New York Fashion Week with actresses Rooney Mara and Naomie Harris. Photo: Getty
Photos posted by TMZ show Kidman lifting herself back onto her feet with the help of an aid and putting her shoes back on.
She reportedly had no visible injuries.
Witnesses at the scene told TMZ the actress was ‘‘furious’’ and was considering pressing charges against the snapper, Carl Wu.
Wiped out: Nicole Kidman was knocked over by a paparazzo on a bicycle. Photo: Splash News
Police reportedly will not charge Wu for an offence but gave him a ticket for riding a bike on the footpath.