Police say a 52-year-old Richmond resident is in custody in relation to the incident, which happened on Friday in the parking lot of Vancouver's posh Shangri-La hotel.
The VPD says the Vancouver-born movie star got into a confrontation with the photographer before the incident.
The actor suffered a sore knee and a sore back, but was back at work on the set of his new film, Deadpool.
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