Actor Will Patton, 60, best known for his roles in Remember The Titans and Armageddon, has been arrested for driving under the influence in South Carolina, according to reports.
Patton was held on Tuesday night on Isle of Palm, South Carolina, close to his hometown of Charleston.
He was later released on bail, and is due in court next month.
Patton played the assistant coach to Denzel Washington’s Coach Herman Boone in Remember The Titans.
Patton played opposite Bruce Willis and Ben Affleck in the movie Armageddon and starred in Gone In 60 Seconds with Angelina Jolie and Nicolas Cage.
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