When pink-carpet actuality turns into a cleaning soap opera.
A Mexican cleaning soap star took offense to a query requested by a reporter on a pink carpet in Hollywood Tuesday and determined to haul off and slap the journalist. The ensuing hit goes viral.
The telenovela star, Eduardo Yanez, slapped Univision character Paco Fuentes, after the latter reportedly requested a query about Yanez’s son, in accordance with CBS2 Los Angeles.
Fellow leisure reporter Lupita Herrera was on the occasion and had simply spoken with Yanez moments earlier than the actor slapped the Univision reporter. She informed CBS2 that Yanez has a status for getting combative with journalists.
Fuentes and Yanez have been reportedly chatting peacefully simply moments earlier than the slap.
The query that set him off: Why Yanez’s son had reportedly arrange a GoFundMe web page to pay for a automotive he had crashed, when he might’ve gone to his father for help.
In Spanish, Yanez answered, “When you’re so frightened about my son, you ship him the cash or go speak to him.”
In line with CBS2, the journalist responded by saying that the individuals have been curious and that he was simply the messenger.
Yanez balked at this, saying that it was Fuentes digging for a headline the place there wasn’t one. He stated Fuentes was disrespectful.
Simply as Fuentes defended himself, Yanez slapped him throughout the face.
Herrera advised CBS2 that she had simply requested the identical query — which appeared to rile Yanez as nicely.
She informed the information outlet that Fuentes was simply doing his job and that she thinks Yanez wants “anger administration.”
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