Crowe apologises for injuring hotel porter

thecheers.org    2005-06-11 02:55:26    


Russell Crowe has aplogised for throwing a phone at a concierge at the Mercer hotel, admitting that it was the most 'stupid' thing he's ever done on the David Letterman show.

He blames his altercation on the 'loneliness' of being away from his wife and young son for the first time. He says he isn't used to it, but that his wife Danielle doesn't believe this is any excuse, because millions of husbands and fathers travel on business. Crowe says, "I'm just new at it. Actually, quite frankly, I hope I never get used to it. I don't want to be away from my family like this."

Crowe has been charged with second degree assault and criminal possession of a weapon, and has been ordered to return to court in September.


TAGS: Africa   


more
Eight Muslim Brotherhood members detained in Egypt

At least eight members of Egypt's banned Muslim Brotherhood movement were arrested on Monday on charges of belonging to an outlawed group, security sources said.

Kibaki declared Kenyan leader amid clashes, protests (roundup)

Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki was declared winner Sunday amid reignited violence around the country after a tight, tense race was marred by allegations of fraud.

EU doubts "accuracy of result" in contested Kenya poll
30.Dec 2007
The European Union election observer team voiced concern Sunday over the vote t...read

Violence erupts as Kibaki reelected as Kenya's leader
30.Dec 2007
Kenyan president Mwai Kibaki was sworn in after being declared winner Sunday am...read

PROFILE: Mwai Kibaki returns to the helm in Kenya's closest-ever vote
30.Dec 2007
Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki was declared winner Sunday in the country's closes...read



Death toll in Alexandria building collapse reaches 35

Controversy over charges in Muslim Brotherhood trial arises

Kenyan electoral commissioner walks out, no winner announced

Kenyan parties trade accusations, violence continues

Kenyans vote in closest-ever polls amid fraud allegations