Richard Marx — Yes, THAT Richard Marx — and Wife Daisy Fuentes Subdued a Violent Passenger on Korean Air Flight

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So, here’s something you don’t see in the news everyday.

Richard Marx, noted songwriter/hitmaker responsible for classics such as “Right Here Waiting” and “Hazard,” was on a Korean Air flight with his wife, longtime MTV personality Daisy Fuentes, when chaos erupted.

Apparently, an unruly passenger began acting violently, attacking passengers and crew members until Marx and Fuentes were able to subdue the man for the rest of the flight — totaling more than FOUR HOURS in their efforts. That’s intense.

Even more intense are the images from the experience that Marx shared on his Twitter page:

And here’s Marx with a rope, presumably used to keep the dangerous man in check:

What a wild night that must have been. By the way, Marx has a new single out titled “Last Thing I Wanted,” which seems applicable to this midair situation, of course:

And here’s Marx’s classic, “Right Here Waiting”:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S_E2EHVxNAE