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    Jul 4, 2014

    27 Crap Celebrity Encounters, As Told By Twitter

    After sharing our own underwhelming celebrity encounters, we asked @BuzzFeedUK's followers on Twitter to share their #crapcelebstories.

    1.

    Chris Jackson / Getty Images / Via Twitter: @narrowboatlucy

    2.

    @BuzzFeedUK I saw Bianca from Eastenders buying baby wipes in Boots

    Jennifer Hassan@GuinnessKebab

    @BuzzFeedUK I saw Bianca from Eastenders buying baby wipes in Boots

    2:52 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    3.

    @BuzzFeedUK I once served Chris Morris in a bar. He came up to me at closing time to find his lost glasses.

    Ben L-C@BenGLC

    @BuzzFeedUK I once served Chris Morris in a bar. He came up to me at closing time to find his lost glasses.

    2:51 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    4.

    @BuzzFeedUK I asked for Brian May's autograph in the toilets at a Chinese restaurant in Chobham.

    Wil Reidie@wilreidie

    @BuzzFeedUK I asked for Brian May's autograph in the toilets at a Chinese restaurant in Chobham.

    2:50 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    5.

    Anthony Harvey Getty Images / Via Twitter: @AlexanderButt

    6.

    @BuzzFeedUK Saw Michael Barrymore in Trafford Centre. My excited brother stumbled with his words and shouted "It's Barry Michaelmore!"

    Owen@OwenH_

    @BuzzFeedUK Saw Michael Barrymore in Trafford Centre. My excited brother stumbled with his words and shouted "It's Barry Michaelmore!"

    2:56 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    7.

    @BuzzFeedUK I heard Lenny Henry peeing once #crapcelebstory

    Robyn Wilder!@orbyn

    @BuzzFeedUK I heard Lenny Henry peeing once #crapcelebstory

    2:50 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    8. Many of them involved petrol stations.

    @BuzzFeedUK My mum served Kate Middleton at a petrol station.

    traveljunkie@traveljunkie09

    @BuzzFeedUK My mum served Kate Middleton at a petrol station.

    3:53 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    9.

    @BuzzFeedUK I saw John Prescott buying a pasty at a service station #crapcelebstory

    Flo Edwards@FloEdwards3

    @BuzzFeedUK I saw John Prescott buying a pasty at a service station #crapcelebstory

    3:48 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    10.

    @BuzzFeedUK #crapcelebritystory once saw Adrian Chiles at a petrol station near Coventry

    Michael Doyle@michael92doyle

    @BuzzFeedUK #crapcelebritystory once saw Adrian Chiles at a petrol station near Coventry

    2:53 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    11.

    @BuzzFeedUK I accidentally walked into the oncoming path of Emilia Fox and her car in a petrol station car park #crapcelebstory

    Matthew Tucker@Matt_Tucker

    @BuzzFeedUK I accidentally walked into the oncoming path of Emilia Fox and her car in a petrol station car park #crapcelebstory

    3:07 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    12. Then there was this one.

    @BuzzFeedUK I once played Andi Peters at Mortal Kombat. He was rubbish. #crapcelebstory

    nick smith@nicolasjsmith

    @BuzzFeedUK I once played Andi Peters at Mortal Kombat. He was rubbish. #crapcelebstory

    2:56 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Andi Peters was asked about this directly.

    13. Many people have claimed to have met Andi Peters.

    @BuzzFeedUK @andipeters once served me some free Nando's chicken at a promo event in Twickenham! #crapcelebstory

    Tom Christian@Tom_Christian

    @BuzzFeedUK @andipeters once served me some free Nando's chicken at a promo event in Twickenham! #crapcelebstory

    4:49 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    14.

    15.

    Served David Suchet (Poirot) in Clinton's Cards when I was 16. Offered him a big bag so he could put his umbrella in it too. #crapcelebstory

    Katie Steingold@steinyK

    Served David Suchet (Poirot) in Clinton's Cards when I was 16. Offered him a big bag so he could put his umbrella in it too. #crapcelebstory

    3:48 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    16.

    @BuzzFeedUK I once sold Gavin Henson sunbed tokens in the gym

    Marina Newth@marinanewt

    @BuzzFeedUK I once sold Gavin Henson sunbed tokens in the gym

    4:40 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    17.

    #crapcelebstory I saw Steve Coogan wear a nice pair of shoes in 2002 and decided to get the same but they were too expensive/effeminate.

    Han Solo@mrhansolo

    #crapcelebstory I saw Steve Coogan wear a nice pair of shoes in 2002 and decided to get the same but they were too expensive/effeminate.

    4:20 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    18.

    Ian West/PA Archive/Press Association Images / Via Twitter: @SophieHaII

    19.

    . @BuzzFeedUK Holly Willoughby once asked if it was OK to sit next to me in Starbucks, after I had been on a tour of the BBC #Crapcelebstory

    Daniel Puddicombe@Thatcargeek

    . @BuzzFeedUK Holly Willoughby once asked if it was OK to sit next to me in Starbucks, after I had been on a tour of the BBC #Crapcelebstory

    2:59 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    20.

    @BuzzFeedUK Ian Beale came into my shop to buy headphones,looked at the price and said they were cheaper on the internet.Then left tutting.

    David Kidd@kidd_kong78

    @BuzzFeedUK Ian Beale came into my shop to buy headphones,looked at the price and said they were cheaper on the internet.Then left tutting.

    3:04 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    21.

    Ferdaus Shamim / Getty Images / Via Twitter: @hithereimsophie

    22.

    @BuzzFeedUK I saw the winner of Gok's Fashion Fix in the street in Brighton but I don't even know her name. #crapcelebstory

    Tilly Williams@tilpool

    @BuzzFeedUK I saw the winner of Gok's Fashion Fix in the street in Brighton but I don't even know her name. #crapcelebstory

    3:00 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    23.

    @BuzzFeedUK I asked Matt Smith for a photo after a play and he said "I'm not doing photos" #crapcelebstory

    Rebecca Appleby@bex_appleby

    @BuzzFeedUK I asked Matt Smith for a photo after a play and he said "I'm not doing photos" #crapcelebstory

    2:48 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    24.

    I walked behind Stephen Mulhern but didn't talk to him #crapcelebstory

    Liam Cooke@liamcooke_

    I walked behind Stephen Mulhern but didn't talk to him #crapcelebstory

    3:56 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    25.

    Larry Busacca / Getty Images / Via Twitter: @HelenPins

    26. And then there are ones like these.

    @BuzzFeedUK We thought we saw Daniel Craig in a park in Manchester, but then we got a bit closer and it didn't look much like him actually.

    Sophie Hall@SophieHaII

    @BuzzFeedUK We thought we saw Daniel Craig in a park in Manchester, but then we got a bit closer and it didn't look much like him actually.

    3:04 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    27.

    I sometimes used to deliver Charlotte Church's mail. Never actually saw her. #crapcelebstory

    Rhys Parry@RhysParry65

    I sometimes used to deliver Charlotte Church's mail. Never actually saw her.

    #crapcelebstory

    4:18 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    28.

    #crapcelebstory I once had a 5 min conversation with the guy that played Nigel in Eastenders, thinking I knew him. Only realised later.

    Paula Robinson@paula504

    #crapcelebstory I once had a 5 min conversation with the guy that played Nigel in Eastenders, thinking I knew him. Only realised later.

    3:43 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    29. But the best one, by far.

    I met the woman who knitted the Christmas jumper worn by Colin Firth in the film of Bridget Jones Diary #crapcelebstory

    BrianTheHack@BrianTheHack

    I met the woman who knitted the Christmas jumper worn by Colin Firth in the film of Bridget Jones Diary #crapcelebstory

    3:13 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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