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Pop Star 'Beats' Woman

Pop star Filipp Kirkorov faces criminal charges for purportedly attacking a director at the filming of a television show, kicking her and dragging her by the hair, news reports said Tuesday.

Marina Yablokova, 29, told the tabloid that the attack took place during work on the still-unaired “Golden Gramophone” show Saturday and was prompted by Kirkorov’s dissatisfaction with the stage lights.

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