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Jeffrey Wright Arrested For Drunk Driving

4/28/2013 12:30pm EDT

Jeffrey Wright

On Saturday, Jeffrey Wright was arrested in New York City on suspicion of driving while intoxicated (DWI).

The 47-year-old character actor was behind the wheel when cops stopped his car in the early hours of the morning for a traffic violation.

According to, officers detected the smell of alcohol and asked Wright to undergo a field sobriety test.

Wright, who will next appear in "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," was then taken into custody and booked for DWI.

Wright has appeared in the films "Casino Royale," "Source Code" and "The Manchurian Candidate."

Photo Credits: PR Photos

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