Boa bites dancer during rehearsal for Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' at VMAs

Nicki Minaj leaves the colorful accroutements at home for the 2014 MTV Movie Awards on April 13.

Story highlights

  • Unidentified dancer was sent to hospital after being bitten in arm during rehearsal of hit song
  • The bite was from a boa constrictor, which is not venomous
  • Attack occurred at The Forum in Los Angeles during a rehearsal for MTV Video Music Awards
A 6-foot-long boa constrict