29 People Who Ran Into Celebrities In Real Life

29 People Who Ran Into Celebrities In Real Life

Get on a plane… and stand next to Christian Bale.

This man was on a plane for a five-hour flight and realized he was sitting next to Christian Bale:

I met this cool guy on a 5 hour plane ride from

Bale’s seat mate wrote: “Basically I was just very polite (maybe exaggerated?) and didn’t bother him for most of the flight. In the end I just told him I was a big fan of his work and asked his permission for a pic. I wish I had talked to him a little more, but I really didn’t want to be a nasty guy who doesn’t take social cues.”

This fan met Tom Hanks and had him take a picture with a banana for scale:

I met Tom Hanks last night…banana for bowl from

The fan wrote: “He walked into the bar I was at and luckily the 7-Eleven next door was selling bananas. I walked back to the bar and told him I had a very awkward photo request and he was more than happy to comply . Really nice guy.”


Here’s a photo she took with Bill Murray:

This lucky man shook hands with President Barack Obama on a golf course:

I met Obama from

This man was in Uganda when he came across Forest Whitaker…who, of course, won an Academy Award for playing Ugandan President Idi Amin:

I met Forest Whittaker in Uganda from
slightly interesting

The lucky fan wrote: “He walked past me and my friends and we wanted to wait a bit, that’s Forest Whitaker, but when we walked up to him to ask for a photo, one of the employees we said was we didn’t bother him. went back for dinner. Before he left he walked up to us and said it would be good for a photo now it was really cool to meet him. … He was there for a documentary about it the last rhinoceros sanctuary.”

And this fan met Adam Sandler at a food court:

I met a man at a food court. from

The fan wrote: “I tried not to be annoying and made it really fast. He said thank you bro.”

This woman was playing soccer when she met Game of Thrones star Peter Dinklage:

Meet the nicest man while playing soccer in Toronto. I was a little too excited I guess. from

She wrote, “I was playing soccer and Dinklage and Adam Sandler walked by with some kids. Sandler joked and made funny comments about the game. … I admire Mr. Dinklage and personally I think he’s a great actor and i love his character in game of thrones i had the chance to express my appreciation for his work which i think he appreciated in return i didnt ask for a picture with adam sandler as it is mr dinklage who I was so excited to meet.”

This fan has met — and even hoarded — Jim Carrey:

I met Jim Carrey! Clumsy… from

The fan wrote: “He was really awesome! Fun and awesome! I never thought he would enjoy making faces with me! But he was all down!”

This fan of The office was shopping when he randomly met Hidetoshi Imura – who played surgeon – and Dundler Mifflin’s warehouse worker, Hidetoshi Hasegawa – and check out the shirt he was wearing:

I met a heart surgeon while shopping from

The fan wrote: “I looked at the shirt before noticing it and my heart stopped when I noticed it was him.”

This fan met acclaimed actor Rosemary Harris, who is most recognizable to modern audiences as the Tobey Maguire’s Aunt May Spider Man movies:

I met Aunt May today with from

This fan met Patrick Stewart and called him the nicest celebrity he’d ever met:

I met Patrick Stewart once. He’s the nicest celebrity I’ve ever met. from

The fan wrote: “He was working with a Tour Bus Company in New York at an event. He told some stories. Then my father and I spoke to him privately when he was finished. We talked about his career over the years. Bunch of Star Draw things my dad rattled with, and how much he influenced me when I was in acting, he later autographed the pictures of my dad and me and even drew one with Ian McKellen for my friend, who I’d said he admired immensely. “

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