42 Times People Thought They Met Celebrities And It's Hilarious
On 23rd January 2024
Some folks have a striking resemblance to celebrities, and there are two ways to handle it. You could either burst the bubble and tell people you're not really Tom Cruise or Jake Gyllenhaal, disappointing those eager fans. Or, you could just roll with it, play along, and enjoy the moment when someone comes up to you all starry-eyed, showering you with praise for 'your' work. That's definitely the more entertaining option.
The individuals below (including some real celebs) chose to embrace their celebrity lookalike status, making many people's day by letting them believe they've just met their idols. Scroll down and see if you'd be fooled by these doppelgängers too!
1. Matt Or Mark?
2. The Flight Attendant Thought She Met Snoop Dogg During Her Flight
3. Here's Me Before A Hugh Laurie Concert, With Some Guy Who's Not Hugh Laurie
5. Someone Pretended To Be Tom Cruise In A Small Chicken Shop In North Eastern Thailand And Is Remembered There Forever
6. Wow, What Are The Odds Of Finding Robert Downy Jr. In A Small Texas Mall?
7. Hate To Break It To Ya Buddy
8. 3 Years Ago, Happy Drunk, I Thought I Met Jake Gyllenhaal… I'm Now 90% Sure I Didn't
9. That Ain't Drake
10. A Homeless Man Convinced Me He Was George RR Martin
I figured it out like a week later when he was still there with his 'agent' and his trolley. i had to walk past him everyday for a couple weeks and i avoided eye contact with him because it was too embarrassing on my part.
11. Peter Dinklage Bought Us Drinks!
12. She Thought She Met Tyler The Creator
13. That's Not Him Sweetie
14. My Friend's Special Bachelorette Party Guest: Morgan Freeman
15. Been A Year Today Since She Thought She Met Ed Sheeran
16. Went To My Local Pub. Two Cute Girls Insisted I Was Andy Samberg. Kept Taking Selfies With Me. Bartender Took This. Best Photo Of Me Ever
17. Just Chatting It Up With Rod Stewart Himself
18. Ran Into Chris Pratt
19. My Dad Thought He Met Will Smith At The World Cup
20. Johnny Depp Got A Free Hot Dog
21. Friend Thought He Met Bono At Dreamforce In 2013
23. Yikes, Bill Murray Isn't Looking Too Good
24. Oprah Winfrey Was On A Flight
25. Met Peter Dinklage In Vegas
26. I Spent An Hour Convincing My Friend (Kick Ass) That We Did Not Meet Johnny Depp
27. Not Ryan Gosling. Actually Printed In A Magazine
28. It's Common... To Mistake Somebody For Somebody Else
29. Sometimes You Gotta Go Back... To Figure Out Who You Weren't Really Drinking With
30. Meeting Rihanna
32. A Friend Of Mine Thought She Had Met Zach Galifianakis
34. Girl From My Facebook Feed Swore She Met Macklemore
35. Former President Bush
36. That's Not Niall Horan
37. Um... That's... Not Me
38. She Met Maklemore. I'm Not Going To Be The One To Tell Her
39. Just Met Zach Galifianakis
40. Drake - Or Not Lol
42. That Time I Thought I Met Lenny Kravitz At Coachella...