Michael Vartan: ‘I Was Not Punk’d’

”Alias” star Michael Vartan has blasted reports he refused to sign a release form after he was pranked on Ashton Kutcher’s Punk’d show – insisting the practical joke never happened.</P><P>US tabloids reported the former boyfriend of “<A href="http://movies.monstersandcritics.com/archive/moviearchive.php/Elektra/379">Elektra</A>” star Jennifer Garner turned sour when he was made to look foolish during an elaborate prank on the MTV show, when parts of a plane started falling off before he was about to fly.</P><P>But Vartan insists he was not the target of the practical joke. He says, "I was never Punk’d on an airplane, so I don’t know where they got the story."</P><P>But the actor admits the prank would have been a good one, because he’s terrified of flying.</P><P>He adds, "I’m terrified of flying so to get on an airplane and then had pieces of the plane start falling off, that would be very funny."</P>Note the date on this article may be incorrect due to importing it from our old system.