According to breaking news tweets from The New York Times‘ Brian Stelter, 30 Rock star Alec Baldwin was removed from an American Airlines flight in Los Angeles.
Stelter reports former top MTV executive Michael J Wolf, who was on “board a flight leaving LAX”, tweeted that Baldwin was “removed from the plane”. Baldwin confirmed the report, tweeting that he was removed for using his phone on the flight.
Here is the tweet that broke the news:
Motivational speaker Grant Cardone was also on the flight:
Cardone additionally tweeted that Baldwin was hauled off the plane for being “abusive to (an) attendant” according to a “AA authority.”
Alec Baldwin confirmed he was pulled off the airline:
Baldwin eventually found a new flight:
He added that this would be his “last flight w American. Where retired Catholic school gym teachers from the 1950’s find jobs as flight attendants.”
American Airlines tweets that they are looking into the matter:
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