Skooter reporting 10/12/12
Taryn Manning, 33, an actress who starred opposite rap superstarin his first movie “8 Mile” was arrested for attacking her assistant early yesterday in a chic Chelsea hotel, police sources said.
Manning was charged with assault after the 5 a.m. incident in her room at the Dream Downtown Hotel on West 16th Street, the sources added. She supposedly hit and kicked the 23-year-old female assistant.
Manning also starred within the 2005 hit flick “Hustle and Flow.” She had been a guest on the television shows “Sons of Anarchy” and “Hawaii Five-0.” She also released a music album this summer.
On Sept. 19, the hotel made headlines when the beleaguered starletpurportedly hit a pedestrian outside a parking garage.