'N Sync hunk Joey Fatone threw TV comic Andy Dick out of a New York
nightclub after catching him begging people for drugs and drunkenly weeping
over the death of his friend Rick James.
Fatone, who Dick nicknamed 'Fat One', was disgusted when the star of MTV's
THE ASSISTANT tried to kiss and grope shocked celebrity guests at Suede Room
nightclub - including Austin Powers actor SETH GREEN - asked clubgoers if they
and handed a dishwasher a stack of $100 notes so he could "live" in the
When Fatone - who co-hosts a Tuesday night party at the club - finally
dragged the sobbing comic out of the club and forced him into a taxi, Dick
screamed, "You don't want to push me around, because I'm perfectly capable of
doing this," and
punched an unidentified friend standing next to him in the face.
The furious comedian, who has battled drug and alcohol abuse in the past,
then marched into Avenue B nightclub and began slapping and kissing the
Plan B co-owner JOSH BOYD tells website PAGESIX.COM, "He was obviously
obliterated. He jumped on the back of JASON BATTLE, my co-owner, and kept
trying to kiss him. Then he started getting violent and b*tch-slapping
"We finally quarantined him and put him in a separate room. But then he
slipped outside and skipped out on his $300 bar tab. The last anyone saw of
him, he was rolling around the street on Avenue B."