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Eddie Izzard runs into street brawl—and sorts it

PUBLISHED: 08:01 21 July 2009 | UPDATED: 14:35 05 October 2010

COMIC star Eddie Izzard went for a jog and ran straight into a street brawl in London’s East End. The stand-up comedian stepped in to break up the fight outside a pub in Whitechapel

COMIC star Eddie Izzard went for a jog and ran straight into a street brawl in London’s East End.

The 47-year-old TV and stand-up comedian stepped in to break up the fight outside a pub in Whitechapel.

He was running by when he saw a man being kicked in the head by another and decided to stop it, according to a witness.

Police arrived and took away a man wearing baseball-cap. No one was charged.

Eddie just happened to be passing and wanted to help out, according to his spokesman.


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