I Met a Celebrity

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    This happened the fall of 1995.

    I was in my senior year of college. I worked for a franchise Domino's Pizza in Summerville, SC. Rod Stewart was in town to play a concert at the North Charleston Coliseum. That Thursday night I got a call to deliver to a hotel by the interstate. when I pulled up I saw a tour bus...
    gsm1974 gsm1974
    41-45, M
    Dec 23, 2015

    I have met Johnny Depp,

    Patty Duke and William Shatner
    MomsAgainstBombTrains MomsAgainstBombTrains
    41-45, F
    Oct 29, 2014

    Way before Ken Jennings went on Jeopardy

    and became known for his trivia knowledge, I met him when he visited my church a few times. He talked to me every time and I him. I gasped and got so excited and shrieked out his name and that he's my friend when he appeared on Jeopardy. My gramma asked me how I knew him. From...
    loveismyfriend loveismyfriend
    36-40, F
    Jun 8, 2015

    I've met all the members of the 1975.

    and it was amazing. Matty smiled up at me twice and I just about died.
    5soslennon 5soslennon
    18-21, F
    Jul 18, 2014

    I met Bill Cosby in the Roanoke,

    VA airport in October 2013. Everyone who was in the plane with him said he was super gracious, took photos when anyone who asked & called the stewards mother when he told him he was one of her favorites. He even invited her to come to his performance in Biloxi, MS as his guest...
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    1 Response Oct 29, 2014

    I work down the street from Bala Cynwyd,

    Pennsylvania. Bala Cynwyd has increasingly become identified with the home of the Philadelphia region's major media outlets. Aside from Philadelphia's ABC and NBC affiliates (WPVI and WCAU respectively) having their studios in Bala Cynwyd, there are many radio stations located...
    PhillyAutismGuy PhillyAutismGuy
    31-35, M
    Jan 12, 2016

    When i was younger i was shopping with my

    parents at the local mall. Lots of kids and parents were gathered around an older man in a red suit and i asked who it was and my mom told me it was Santa Clause. I met Santa!!
    JessesGirl12813 JessesGirl12813
    22-25, F
    Dec 23, 2014

    Novak Djokovic

    I met Novak Djokovic when I attended the Australian Open finals in 2008. He threw me his shirt on what seemed an intentional throw to me, not just the general area of fans around me. He smiled to me too after I caught it. I got to see him as he left the stadium and he actually...
    Brianna14 Brianna14
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 25, 2009
    jewwlie jewwlie
    46-50, F
    Jan 13, 2016

    I have met the band Paramore

    and Taylor York signed my cell phone case! I got a picture with him and my friend too (it's the cover photo!)
    PairOfTrees PairOfTrees
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 18, 2014

    So yesterday my wife

    and I were on our way to pickup our daughters from a community church function. This couple comes walking by U.S. and I turn to my wife and ask if we know them. Being a business owner I meet a lot of people and it is hard to remember everybody. My wife says that they are Jim...
    gsm1974 gsm1974
    41-45, M
    Jun 18, 2015

    I met YouTube sensation Tyler Oakley at vlogger

    fair 2014 I'm so going next year
    cocklover14 cocklover14
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Aug 17, 2014
    thomasxoxo thomasxoxo
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Apr 6, 2015

    I met Waka Flocka Flame

    and smoked a blunt with him after his concert!😂
    MoneyMike5910 MoneyMike5910
    22-25, M
    Jun 15, 2014

    I've met Maya Angelou,

    Tina Turner, Diana Ross, and Leontyne Price. Best experiences of my life! :)
    BornInTheWrongEra72 BornInTheWrongEra72
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 27, 2014

    Yesterday I met Manu Bennett

    and it was amazing
    thephilosipher thephilosipher
    18-21, F
    Jan 10, 2015

    I Have Met and Worked With Several

     I have met and worked with Cal Ripken, Mike Schmidt and Stanley Tucci. I recorded some radio spots with Cal and he was really fun to work with. As professional in a studio as he was on the field. Never minded doing another take. Was able to laugh at himself and he had...
    penguinswon penguinswon
    5 Responses Sep 21, 2008


    I've met Steve Austin, The Rock, Shawn Michaels, Big Show, Raven, Jerry Lawler, Al Snow, and countless others. I've posted some of the pictures here and I'll post more later   Been cussed out by Brett Hart, Scott Hall, Hulk Hogan and it was well worth it
    dasmuggler dasmuggler
    36-40, M
    4 Responses Feb 7, 2009

    I met Rhonda Ross Kendrick daughter of berry

    Gordy and Diana Ross and she told me I can SANG!!! And that she love my voice and I'm a really great person with a great personality and she hugged me
    RebelStar24 RebelStar24
    18-21, F
    Aug 16, 2014

    Doing event planning in Nyc I always get the

    opportunity to meet celebrities. This weekend after watching the Mayweather fight at Suite 36 I met Super Producer/Artist Neyo At Celebrity hot spot Club Venue. One of the most humble celeb I have met, wish I could say that for the some I've met before.
    MrNewYorkCity MrNewYorkCity
    36-40, M
    May 7, 2014

    I've met Miley Cyrus

    and Jason Dolley! I kind of want to make it my mission to just meet as many famous people as I can in a summer or something! I could go on a vacation to California or something, I think it'd be pretty fun!
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    1 Response Jul 31, 2014

    I've met several, but

    for me, by far the most exciting was when my mom was taking me to a concert with some of my favourite singing groups playing. We arrived early, to beat the worst of the traffic and decided to go for lunch before the concert started at 2:00 pm. We went to a nearby restaurant...
    Serenitree1 Serenitree1
    70+, F
    1 Response Dec 23, 2015

    My Story

    (Note: Even if you don't like Justin bieber, please read. Obviously, the point isnt who i met, it's the story behind it. Enjoy!) Sometimes, good things happen to those who are patient.. but who wants to be patient?! Well I had to. It was October 2009, Justin Bieber was just...
    destinybeliebs destinybeliebs
    2 Responses Nov 16, 2010

    Julia Roberts Sat At My Table.

    I was sitting at the Cow, a cafe in Arroyo Seco, NM and had been playing didjeridoo. I had just begun telling a story about how I attracted UFOs with my didjeridoo when Julia and her entourage sat across from us. They looked on as I spoke so I thought they were interested and...
    aboutjody aboutjody
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Jul 19, 2010

    Natalie Portman and Devandra Banheart

    It was a Friday night. I went with my date to the local 7- Eleven which was empty but for the clerk and two hippie types. I tried to ignore them and get what I needed to get. In the beverage isle, the hippie guy is stoically admiring the SoBe beverages, the hippie girl is...
    balsosnell balsosnell
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Dec 24, 2008

    This year i got the great amazing opportunity

    to meet noah munck known as gibby on icarly he was so amazing and nice he even put his arm around me lol totally a fan girl moment
    Dezitorsmilez Dezitorsmilez
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 1, 2015

    Chris Hemsworth without a doubt the favourite

    of the celebrities I've met! He's even hotter in person! Thor can hammer me anytime! Lol
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    Jan 30, 2014

    I met Miranda Hart...

    that's it, seriously tho she sooooo funny, I love her.
    poppytippy poppytippy
    16-17, F
    Jul 23, 2015

    My wife and I were big Petra fans.

    Petra was the first Christian rock group. They formed in 1972 and retired in 2005. Their music was great and the lyrics powerful. Because my wife loved the group was a part of the way my wife and I met, I hired lead singer John Schlitt to play our wedding reception. I picked...
    gsm1974 gsm1974
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Dec 23, 2015

    This isn't about me but my dad.

    My dad was drafted in 'Nam. He joined the Navy and was serving in the Atlantic. He was on a boomer The USS Henry Clay (A submarine) which meant he was home for 3 months and out to sea for three months. He would leave the states and fly to England where his boat was stationed...
    gsm1974 gsm1974
    41-45, M
    Dec 23, 2015

    Today I met and talked to Mary Wilson from The

    Supremes, she is awesome and amazing, Very positive woman
    MississippiGal MississippiGal
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 26, 2016

    Quite A Few

    Having grown up in LosAngelis area I have been exposed to those people for most of my life. I met Robert Culp and Bill Cosby on the set of "I Spy" , The cast of "Hogan's Hero's,  in the 60's having gone to everyclub in Hollywood and on the Sunset ***** for shows I have seen...
    lingerieme lingerieme
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Mar 24, 2012

    Colbie Callait at a wedding!

    She was shy, but she was really sweet.:)
    divaMary3 divaMary3
    22-25, F
    Jan 1, 2014

    I met Anthony Michael Hall at a convention.

    I got to ask him a question at his Q&A (it was something about Edward Scissorhands, my favorite movie, in which he played the bad guy), and about 2 hours later, while my mom was at another Q&A for an actor I didn't know, I got bored. So I wandered into the autograph room and his...
    OrwellsAdvocate2 OrwellsAdvocate2
    18-21, T
    1 Response Apr 10, 2016

    I didn't, my grandparents did,

    Arnold Schwarzenegger was at their ice cream shop
    DreadlockJesus DreadlockJesus
    36-40, M
    1 Response Jul 26, 2014

    Haha I met Princess Diana

    and held her hand....not rubbing it in just putting it out there
    Kelloggz90 Kelloggz90
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Feb 5, 2014

    Mesa Arts Center - Meeting Kevin De-kline This

    happened on April 14th, 2012 and mum and I went to Phoenix. We went to go shopping for a few things, got our hair done and left our Hotel at 4:30 (Phoenix time) We arrived a half hour later. The Courtyard was prettier than what I've imagined. Anyways, We were there to meet Kevin...
    KevinKlinelover KevinKlinelover
    22-25, F
    Feb 15, 2015

    Ronald Reagan 1989 my mom needed to have

    surgery to remove a brain tumor. It turned out that Mr. Reagan had surgery the next day. While recuperating, he took daily strolls around the hospital. The last day that my mom was there, I intercepted Mr. Reagan and asked him if he would please say hello to my mom. He went...
    SolarCell SolarCell
    56-60, M
    Jul 26, 2014

    I met actress Tessa Thompson .

    . But she awkwardly stared at me (weird) lol I think bc I was with her co-star & she probably was wondering, "Who TF are you to him?"
    BeautifulHippie BeautifulHippie
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 1, 2014

    paul stanley and tommy thayer,

    ace Frehley and petter criss at a kiss convention
    zackisepiclyaweosme zackisepiclyaweosme
    26-30, M
    Jul 1, 2015

    I met Dave Batistia the famous WWE Wrestler in

    Columbus,Ohio and then after i met him i personally got invited to a personal party in which i couldnt go because i was in the middle of a snow storm and had to go 3 hours to get home but meeting him and getting my picture with him was beyond phenominal...
    dino6172 dino6172
    41-45, F
    1 Response Feb 7, 2014
    seekre seekre
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Jun 28, 2015

    okay, i met danisnotonfire,

    amazing phil, 4/5 of 02L, tyler oakley, jenna marbles, dylan o'brien, pewdiepie, luke hemmings and ashton irwin, niall horan and harry styles, i saw michael clifford, met sam smith, panic! at the disco, and all of all time low.
    intoxicatingxmuke intoxicatingxmuke
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 29, 2014

    So me and friends are at a bar.

    We meet this weird guy who's also drinking. This dude has on a ******* wig and sunglasses inside. He was hitting on me but I wasn't having it. I mean he had a wig on for gods sakes. But turns out he's the drummer for some band or something (sorry got too ducked il...
    Wallybaby Wallybaby
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 24, 2016

    I met Sway Calloway in Birmingham Friday.

    He was here for The Toyota Green Initiative and spoke to young minority professionals and youth in our community. Super nice and really engaged when he spoke with you. God bless him to take his time to share his story and encourage others.
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    Oct 28, 2014
    DomoArigatox DomoArigatox
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Jun 11, 2015
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