Harry Styles did not spit on Chris Pine, says Chris Pine’s rep
Celebrities do wacky things on camera all the time (remember the Slap?), but obviously, Harry Styles did not spit on Chris Pine. That was just a fun internet rumour that came from a misleading video.
ICYMI, Twitter spiralled out of control for about 12 hours watching the cast of Don’t Worry Darling interacting (or not) at the Venice Film Festival. Florence “Miss Flo” Pugh apparently left the screening a mere three minutes into the standing ovation, and Harry and Olivia didn’t even sit together! But it was this moment that got everyone, pardon the puns, frothing at the mouth.
If true, this would have been…incredibly weird. Among the many rumours flying around, none of them involves Pine at all, and Styles does seem like a pretty jovial guy. Another video added important context to the moment: Pine was actually looking down to find his sunglasses: