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'Hunger Games' actor Jeffrey Wright arrested in New York City for DWI

Apr 27, 2013 | 8:50am EDT

Actor Jeffrey Wright was arrested in New York City on Saturday (27Apr13) on suspicion of driving while intoxicated (DWI). The 47-year-old character actor was behind the wheel when cops stopped his car in the early hours of the morning for a traffic violation. According to, officers detected the smell of alcohol and asked Wright to undergo a field sobriety test. Wright, who will next appear in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, was then taken into custody and booked for DWI.

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