Florence Pugh takes a hit: Dodging objects at CCXP
Florence Pugh, the star of ‘Dune: Part Two,’ took an unexpected hit at CCXP 2023 in Brazil, while promoting the film Dune Part 2.
In a surprising turn of events at CCXP 2023 in São Paulo, Brazil, Florence Pugh, the rising star from ‘Dune: Part Two,’ found herself on the receiving end of a rather unconventional welcome.
FLORENCE PUGH AND THE FLYING OBJECT
During a panel discussion featuring the film’s cast, Pugh encountered an unexpected flying object that left her and co-star Austin Butler visibly startled according to Deadline.
The incident occurred as the cast gathered for pictures, capturing the attention of fans and social media alike. A mysterious projectile came hurtling towards Pugh, catching her square in the face.
Who would have the gall to throw something at Florence Pugh? https://t.co/ZzxazJ8gXz— Daniel Garcia (@ddgbooks) December 4, 2023
FLORENCE PUGH: QUICK REFLEXES
The footage of the incident has since gone viral. It visibly reveals the cast’s discomfort and Pugh’s quick reaction. She was all grace and poise even in the face of the unexpected.
This unfortunate encounter is not an isolated incident in the entertainment world. Pugh’s co-star Harry Styles faced a similar ordeal during a performance in Austria, and Drake, while performing in Chicago, also found himself in the crosshairs of a flying object.
FLORENCE PUGH, CARDI B, ADELE
Even Cardi B had to deal with a fan’s retaliation by throwing her microphone back after being splashed with water in Las Vegas.
Fans throwing objects at performers seems to be a recurring issue, prompting Adele to address the trend during her Las Vegas residency.
📷 Florence Pugh [ Cinemagic Universe ] pic.twitter.com/fg0mMsc4gT— Organized Mind (@mosestamakloe) December 4, 2023
FLORENCE PUGH: WOMAN WITH GRACE
In a candid moment, she expressed her dismay at the lack of show etiquette and challenged anyone in the audience to “throw something” at her.
The incident at CCXP adds another chapter to this peculiar trend, making Florence Pugh’s encounter a talking point on social media platforms.
Despite the surprise, Pugh’s grace under pressure has left fans admiring her professionalism.
Florence Pugh as Princess Irulan in new poster for ‘DUNE: PART TWO’ pic.twitter.com/YnUN1u0iwt— Film Updates (@FilmUpdates) December 3, 2023
ETIQUETTE IN THE INDUSTRY
As the video of the incident circulates online, it’s evident that Pugh, along with her co-stars, handled the situation with humour and resilience.
The unexpected hit at CCXP may be a memorable off-screen moment for Pugh, proving that even in the face of a flying object, she remains a force to be reckoned with in the entertainment industry.