(USA TODAY) -- Thursday was a wacky day at work for director Michael Bay, who was reportedly attacked by two men while filming the latest installation of the Transformers movie franchise in Hong Kong.
police tell Reuters that two young men -- brothers -- approached Bay
and the younger sibling demanded that he hand over nearly $13,000.
to police, the older brother attacked Bay and then assaulted police who
tried to intervene. Both brothers were arrested; the younger on
suspicion of blackmail and assault and the elder on suspicion of
A police spokesperson said Bay suffered injuries to the right side of his face, but declined to seek medical treatment.