Will this give him an idea for his next movie?
Vehicle carry Takeshi Kitano attacked by man with pick axe
A vehicle carrying acclaimed Japanese film director and actor Takeshi Kitano was attacked by a man with a pick axe and a knife, media reports said Sunday.
Kitano, 74, also a celebrated television comedian in Japan, was inside the vehicle on the premises of private network TBS in Tokyo when the attack took place late Saturday night, the station reported.
The attacker, a male in his 40s from Chiba Prefecture, cracked the windshield and beat other parts of the vehicle, TBS and other local media reported.
No one was injured in Saturday evening’s attack, reports said, which national broadcaster NHK said took place after Kitano had finished filming a live news and entertainment show for TBS.
Police arrested the man on the spot and are interviewing him to determine his motive*, NTV said.
Tokyo Metropolitan Police declined to comment when reached Sunday.
* I know his motive. The guy is nuts!!