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    A Couple Found Molly Shannon's Lost iPhone In The Back Of A Cab And Became Best Friends With Her

    What a way to meet the one and only Superstar!

    What luck!

    Molly Shannon arrives at the 2nd Annual Rebels With A Cause Gala
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    Vincent Zurzolo and his partner, Josephine, became friends with Superstar actor Molly Shannon when they accidentally found her phone in the back of a New York City cab.

    Molly Shannon attends the 2018 Creative Arts Emmy Awards
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    The couple explained how it happened when they shared a video on Instagram earlier this week.

    Molly Shannon attends the 2018 Film Independent Spirit Awards
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    "So, Josephine and I are coming home from New York Comic Con, and a phone starts ringing in the back of the cab," Zurzolo explained.

    Molly Shannon is seen at "Jimmy Kimmel Live"
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    "We pick it up and eventually find out whose phone it is,” he continued. “And we get a phone call from someone who's very nervous that they've lost their phone, and look whose phone it is."

    Molly Shannon attends the Netflix World Premiere Of 'SEXTUPLETS'
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    Zurzolo then panned the camera over to Shannon, who struck her iconic Superstar pose.

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    "This has never happened to me because I'm very reliable with my phone,” she explained. “But it must have slipped out of my purse, and I was panicking.”

    Molly Shannon attends the 25th Annual Critics' Choice Awards in a striped off-the-shoulder dress
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    "I got back to my hotel, and I did the 'Find My iPhone,' and I'm seeing my phone on like 33rd Street, and I'm like, I'm never gonna get it back."

    Molly Shannon attends the Los Angeles premiere of the new HBO Limited Series "The White Lotus"
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    But thanks to Zurzolo and Josephine, she reunited with her phone in record time.

    Molly Shannon attends the 2019 Film Independent Spirit Awards
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    "I said it's very serendipitous that we all meet," she gushed.

    Molly Shannon attends the "Santa Clarita Diet" Premiere
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    "Then, I let her know that we're swingers and she's staying the night,” Zurzolo joked.

    Molly Shannon attends the 2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards
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    "Yeah,” Shannon hilariously added. “But it all worked out great. Happy Sunday.”

    Molly Shannon attends the "Private Life" Premiere
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    Who says all New Yorkers are mean? There truly are some great people out there!

    Molly Shannon attends the Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation's world premiere of 'Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation'
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