Actor in "The Wrestler" arrested
February 19, 2009
As reported on PWInsider.com Feb. 19, Scott Siegel, the actor who portrayed the wrestler selling steroids and other drugs to Mickey Rourke's Randy "The Ram" Robinson character in The Wrestler, was arrested last night in New York. Following what is said to be a lengthy car chase, Siegel was arrested after fleeing his vehicle on foot with charges of steroid distribution and assaulting an officer. Full details have not yet been released by authorities.