Florence Pugh hit in face with flying object at ‘Dune 2’ panel alongside co-stars Zendaya, Timothée Chalamet

Florence Pugh hit in face with flying object at ‘Dune 2’ panel alongside co-stars Zendaya, Timothée Chalamet

Florence Pugh became the latest celebrity to get hit by an object onstage.

The “Don’t Worry Darling” actress was struck in the face by an item thrown from the audience during a panel for “Dune: Part Two” at CCXP 2023 in São Paulo, Brazil, on Sunday.

According to a video shared on social media, the unknown projectile caught Pugh by surprise as she posed for photos alongside her co-stars, including Zendaya, Timothée Chalamet and Austin Butler.

The “Midsommar” star seemed to quickly brush off the moment as her cast members checked to see if she was OK.

Following the viral moment, fans reacted to the clip with disapproval.

Dune: Part Two cast

Florence Pugh was hit in the face by a flying object during a panel for “Dune: Part Two.” @timmostea/X

Dune: Part Two cast

The moment occurred while the actress posed for photos with her co-stars at CCXP 2023 in São Paulo, Brazil. @timmostea/X

“Disgusting. it’s going to get to the point where people do not want to do live events or concerts. If they have to be worried about people throwing stuff at them and getting hurt,” one user tweeted.


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“That’s so unfair could’ve easily hurt her,” another person chimed in.

“oh my gosh people are so rude!” a third added.

Dune: Part Two cast

Zendaya and Austin Butler were also caught off guard by the thrown item. DESI / BACKGRID

Pugh, 27 — who stars in “Dune: Part Two” as Princess Irulan Corrino — joins a list of other famous names who have experienced a similar situation.

Back in July, Harry Styles was hit in the eye by a flying object while performing in Vienna, Austria, during his Love on Tour trek.

Afterward, the “Watermelon Sugar” singer, 29, was seen winching in pain and covering his face with his hands.

Florence Pugh

Pugh stars in “Dune: Part Two” as Princess Irulan Corrino. Warner Bros. Pictures

The month before, Bebe Rexha ended up with a black eye after being struck by a cell phone during a performance in New York City.

Nicolas Malvagna, the man who threw the mobile device, was later arrested and charged for the incident.

Drake also got hit by a phone during the Chicago stop on his It’s All a Blur Tour over the summer.

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