Emile Hirsch Appears in Utah Court Over Assault Charges From Alleged Sundance Film Fest Attack

Emile Hirsch had his day in court today nearly two months after allegedly attacking a woman during the 2015 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. The 30-year-old actor, who was accompanied by his attorney Neil Kaplan, attended an Initial Appearance in front of judge Kara Pettit Monday morning to face charges of felony aggravated assault and misdemeanor intoxication. The third-degree felony charge carries a maximum punishment of five years in a Utah state prison and a $5,000 fine, while the class C misdemeanor is punishable by up to 90 days in jail and a $750 fine.