A paparazzo who cursed at Suri Cruise and called her a "little brat" is drawing the ire of the 7-year-old's online fan base.
Suri, the daughter of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes, was walking with her mother to their car in New York City on Thursday when a swarm of photographers and fans mobbed them. A visibly upset Suri whined at the paparazzi to "stop it" and "get out of the way!"
In a video obtained by Fishwrapper,
one of the photogs can be heard yelling, "Bye Suri, you little brat!"
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"Whoa, whoa, whoa," responds another man in the crowd.
"Whoa, whoa, whoa what, man?" the offender snaps.
"When you're a father bro, it's a whole different thing," the defender says. "That's a whole different thing."
"She's a b—, a little brat kid," says the photog. "A little brat."
The verbal lashing aimed at Suri Cruise stirred up some strong reactions online.
"The guy calling a child a 'brat' and 'b—' is actually BEING the very words he is calling a 7-yr. (sic) old child who never asked for that kind of attention, by the way," one person commented on a YouTube video of the exchange. "I am glad someone voiced himself in defense of a child. People are rotten and getting worse by the day."
"Imagine what it's like from a child's POV, being bombarded by clicking noises, hundreds of blinding flashing lights, dozens of loud angry STRANGERS crowding, yelling & screaming at u!" another person posted. "How terrifying for a child. Who r they? (sic) What do they want? Why r they mad at me? R they going to kill me?"
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