'Infinity War': Jon Favreau Clashed With TMZ in Deleted Scene
Jon Favreau shot a scene for Avengers: Infinity War as Happy Hogan that has him him pitted against the paparazzi.
In a deleted scene from the Marvel blockbuster, Favreau's Hogan (Tony Stark's best friend and bodyguard) is keeping tabs on Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) and Pepper (Gwyneth Paltrow) as they walk through a park in New York.
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The first part of the scene is in the film, with the couple talking about a dream Tony had the night before where Pepper was pregnant. But there was a middle section to the scene, before Doctor Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) arrives, when Hogan rolls up in a golf cart saying the couple needs to set a wedding date so he can stop keeping the paparazzi at bay.
At one point, Hogan says he is in trouble for fighting a TMZ paparazzo that was trailing the couple. "Now I got to go to court," he adds.
The Hogan moment ends with him chasing off another photographer he sees taking pictures from a nearby bush.
"I see you, Burt!" Hogan yells. "Son of a bitch. Burt! Come here!"
Infinity War is available digitally now and on Blu-ray on Aug. 14.
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