Video: Rick Moranis sucker punched on the streets of NYC


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Actor Rick Moranis was the victim of a vicious and random attack on a New York City street on Thursday and police are searching for a suspect.

The 67-year-old actor, who starred in movies like GhostbustersHoney, I Shrunk the Kids, andSpaceballs, was walking in Manhattan's Upper West Side when a man approached him and punched him in the head, knocking him to the ground. The attack was caught on surveillance videoand it shows the assailant calmly walking away after throwing the punch.

Moranis went to the hospital complaining of injuries to his head, back and hip. Police are asking for the public's help in identifying the attacker.

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