Man Tries to Crawl Under America Ferrera's Dress at Cannes

See how security dragged him away.

ByAbc News
May 16, 2014, 3:36 PM
PHOTO: America Ferrera reacts after a man attempted to climb under her dress on the red carpet at the "How To Train Your Dragon 2" premiere during the Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2014 in Cannes, France.
America Ferrera reacts after a man attempted to climb under her dress on the red carpet at the "How To Train Your Dragon 2" premiere during the Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2014 in Cannes, France.
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May 16, 2014— -- A man tried to crawl under "How to Train Your Dragon 2" star America Ferrera's dress while she posed today with her co-stars at the film's premiere in Cannes, France.

The man jumped onto the red carpet, then got on his knees and tried to crawl under her white tulle gown.

PHOTO: A man invades the Red Carpet as Jay Baruchel, Kit Harington, America Ferrera, Cate Blanchett and Djimon Hounsou pose at the 'How To Train Your Dragon 2' premiere during the Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2014 in Cannes, France.
A man invades the Red Carpet as Jay Baruchel, Kit Harington, America Ferrera, Cate Blanchett and Djimon Hounsou pose at the 'How To Train Your Dragon 2' premiere during the Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2014 in Cannes, France.
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PHOTO: A man invades the Red Carpet as Jay Baruchel, Kit Harington, America Ferrera, Cate Blanchett and Djimon Hounsou pose at the 'How To Train Your Dragon 2' premiere during the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2014 in Cannes, France.
A man invades the Red Carpet as Jay Baruchel, Kit Harington, America Ferrera, Cate Blanchett and Djimon Hounsou pose at the 'How To Train Your Dragon 2' premiere during the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2014 in Cannes, France.
Francois Durand/Getty Images
PHOTO: A man invades the Red Carpet as Jay Baruchel, Kit Harington, America Ferrera, Cate Blanchett and Djimon Hounsou pose at the 'How To Train Your Dragon 2' premiere during the Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2014 in Cannes, France.
A man invades the Red Carpet as Jay Baruchel, Kit Harington, America Ferrera, Cate Blanchett and Djimon Hounsou pose at the 'How To Train Your Dragon 2' premiere during the Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2014 in Cannes, France.
Francois Durand/Getty Images
PHOTO: A man is held by security at the 'How To Train Your Dragon 2' premiere during the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2014 in Cannes, France.
A man is held by security at the 'How To Train Your Dragon 2' premiere during the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2014 in Cannes, France.
Francois Durand/Getty Images

Security had to come and drag the guy away, while the actress held her poise alongside co-stars Cate Blanchett, Jay Baruchel, Kit Harrington, and Djimon Hounsou.

PHOTO: America Ferrera reacts after a man attempted to climb under her dress on the red carpet at the "How To Train Your Dragon 2" premiere during the Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2014 in Cannes, France.
America Ferrera reacts after a man attempted to climb under her dress on the red carpet at the "How To Train Your Dragon 2" premiere during the Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2014 in Cannes, France.
Andreas Rentz/Getty Images
PHOTO: A man is held by security after invading the read carpet at the "How To Train Your Dragon 2" premiere during the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2014 in Cannes, France.
A man is held by security after invading the read carpet at the "How To Train Your Dragon 2" premiere during the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2014 in Cannes, France.
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Afterward, the 30-year-old actress was noticeably shaken by the creepy incident.

A request for comment from Ferrera's rep was not immediately returned.

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