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    Savannah Guthrie Was So Excited To Sit Beside Brad Pitt And Bradley Cooper At The US Open, She Documented The Experience Twice On Social Media

    "This happened."

    From Leonardo DiCaprio to Alec Baldwin, Lupita Nyong'o, Spike Lee, and more, celebrities filled many of the stadium seats at yesterday's US Open Men's Final. Among them were Brad Pitt and Bradley Cooper, who watched the match beside Today Show cohosts Savannah Guthrie and Jenna Bush Hager.

    Brad Pitt, wearing a bucket hat, sitting next to Bradley Cooper
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    Actors Joseph Mazzello and Rami Malek were there too, along with Laverne Cox, Mariska Hargitay, and CBS This Morning's Gayle King, all of whom sat in the same section.

    Rami Malek sitting in the same row as Brad and Bradley
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    Savannah and Jenna — seen clapping beside Brad in the bottom-left corner of the photo below — were, understandably, pretty excited about the seating arrangements.

    Brad in sunglasses, standing and applauding, with Laverne Cox in the row behind him on the right
    Kena Betancur / AFP via Getty Images

    Savannah documented a few moments from the match on social media, specifically calling attention to Jenna's and her proximity to Bradley and Brad.

    Brad and Bradley sitting in the audience
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    "This happened," she tweeted, alongside a series of pics that illustrated just how close the cohosts were to both stars during the sports event.

    @SavannahGuthrie / Via Twitter: @SavannahGuthrie

    "Epic weekend," Savannah captioned an Instagram carousel with more photos from the men's final. "Epic matches. Epic tennis legend sightings. Epic reunions...Epic friends...And yes epic seatmates."

    "It was ridiculous," she concluded during this morning's episode of the Today show. "If there was a trophy for good seats, we had them."

    Broader shot of audience showing Savannah sitting next to Brad and Bradley and Gayle King and Mariska Hargitay in row in front of them
    NBC

    "You should've seen me try to play it cool with Brad," Savannah continued. "I wasn't very cool."

    Close-up of Savannah sitting next to Brad with Gayle and Mariska one row down
    NBC

    I don't blame her. LMK how you'd handle a star-studded seating situation like this one in the comments below.

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