Q'orianka Kilcher Arrested at White House
Actress Q’orianka Kilcher, who played Pocahontas in 2005′s The New World, was arrested Tuesday (June 1) during a political protest in Washington, D.C.
According to the Boston Globe, the 20-year-old latched herself to a fence at the White House while her mother Saskia poured a thick black substance over her.
The mother-daughter duo were protesting a visit by Peru’s president, Alan Garcia. (Q’orianka‘s father is a Peruvian Indian). According to The Globe, Q’orianka “was in Lima last week in support of Peruvian indigenous leader Alberto Pizango, who has been accused of fueling protests against foreign investment in which more than 30 people died.”
You can watch a video of the arrest at NBCWashington.com!