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31 Times Famous People Were Nothing But Rude To "Regular" People And Let Them Down In The Worst Ways Possible

Celebs don't owe anyone anything, but that doesn't give them the right to be this mean.

We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us the rudest celebrity encounter they've ever had. Here are their juicy stories.

Note: Some submissions were pulled from this Reddit thread by user u/egg_fisting.

Disclaimer: We can't confirm 100% of these stories, but some of these people are supposedly speaking from their own experiences meeting celebrities.

1. John Mayer

John Mayer being interview by Apple Music in 2021

2. Gwyneth Paltrow

Gwyneth Paltrow as Margot Tenenbaum in "The Royal Tenenbaums"

3. Oprah

Oprah in one of her last shows of "The Oprah Winfrey Show"

4. Patrick Stewart

Patrick Stewart as Jean-Luc Picard in "Star Trek: The Next Generation"

5. Ja Rule

Ja Rule in his "Mesmerize" music video

6. Eliza Dushku

Eliza Dushku in "Bring It On"

7. Chevy Chase

Chevy Chase in "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation"

8. William Shatner

William Shatner in "Star Trek"

9. Neil deGrasse Tyson

Neil deGrasse Tyson on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert"

10. Demi Lovato

Demi Lovato in her "Sorry Not Sorry" music video

11. Ed Westwick

Ed Westwick on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"

12. Lily Allen

Lily Allen in her "Smile" music video

13. Randy Jackson

Randy Jackson on "American Idol"

14. Carrie Underwood

Carrie Underwood being interviewed by "E!" on the red carpet

15. Tyler Perry

Tyler Perry in "A Madea Family Funeral"

16. Evel Knievel

Evel Knievel on "The Tonight Show"

17. Nick Lachey

Nick Lacey on "Love is Blind"

18. Idina Menzel

Idina Menzel in "Uncut Gems"

19. Pat Monahan (the lead singer from Train)

Pat Monahan in Train's music video for "Drops of Jupiter"

20. Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj in "Barbershop: the Next Cut"

21. Miles Teller

Miles Teller in "Get a Job"

22. Larry King

Larry King on "Larry King Live"

23. Jim Belushi

Jim Belushi on "Late Night with David Letterman"

24. Busta Rhymes

Busta Rhymes in his " I Know What You Want" music video

25. Katie Price

26. Vivica A. Fox

Vivica A. Fox as a host on "RuPaul's Drag Race"

27. Hugh Grant

Hugh Grant in "Notting Hill"

28. Tim Duncan

29. Alec Baldwin

Alec Baldwin as Jack Donaghy in "30 Rock"

30. Maria Bello

Maria Bello in "The Jane Austen Book Club"

31. And Gene Simmons

Gene Simmons on "The Mike Douglas Show" in the '70s

Note: Some submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.

Note: An earlier version of this post included a story about Michael Showalter, which was proven false.