The Breakfast Club‘s Anthony Michael Hall pleaded no contest in court today to an assault charge brought on my his neighbor.


Hall, 49, got into an altercation with his neighbor in Playa Del Rey in Sept. 2016, during which Hall shoved the neighbor, who fell to the ground and broke his wrist. The actor entered his plea to Los Angeles Superior Court on Wednesday to a misdemeanor count of assault likely to produce injury. He was sentenced to 40 hours of community service and three years of informal probation.

The neighbor, Richard Samson, additionally sued Hall, claiming the actor “assaulted, intimidated, and battered” him. See the video of the altercation picked up by TMZ below. Hall had been previously arrested in Sept. 2011 for disturbing the peace after a confrontation with another resident in his LA condo complex.


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Hall was a staple of 1980s teen movies and was a member of the so-called “Brat Pack.” He appeared in such films as The Breakfast Club and Sixteen Candles, and more recently in The Dark Knight and TV show The Dead Zone.

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