Justin Timberlake was almost tackled outside of the Louis Vuitton Paris fashion today by Vitalii Sediuk. Sediuk, who is infamous for attacking celebrities on red carpets, tried to grab Timberlake by the ankle before security dragged him away.
According to Page Six, Timberlake’s wife, Jessica Biel looked on in shock while the incident happened.
Afterward, Justin was able to get his composure back to watch the show and pose for pictures in the front row.
According to Page Six, Sediuk hinted that the attack was going to happen on his Instagram stories. He wrote, “It’s been a while since I saw @Justintimberlake at the Grammys.” He added #louisvuitton and a smiling devil emoji after his caption.
In the past, Sediuk has attacked or attempted to attack Gigi Hadid, Brad Pitt, Kim Kardashian, and America Ferrera.
Pictures and video of the attempted attack can be seen below. More photos can be found on the Page Six website.