Former “Dallas” Star Arrested For Trying To Board Airplane With Gun
Jack Scalia, the actor who portrayed Nicholas Pearce on the original Dallas, was arrested at LAX yesterday for trying to bring a gun onto an airplane.
TMZ is reporting that Scalia was stopped at the security checkpoint at one of the Terminals. TSA agents discovered the 9mm Glock in Scalia’s carry-on.
The gun was not loaded.
After a search of the 61-year-old actor, a novelty police badge was discovered in his pocket.
Scalia’s Dallas character Nicholas Pearce plunged to his death from a balcony following a fight with J.R. Ewing. Scalia has also appeared in All My Children, Red Eye, and most recently Jersey Shore Shark Attack.