Think you’re the only one who obsesses over your favorite celebrities? Think again. These stars prove that we all can lose our cool after meeting our favorite entertainers.
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Selena Gomez had stated her crush on Shia Labeouf numerous times, so when her mom surprised her by setting up a meeting with him, she pretty much lost it. Even better? The whole thing was captured on video. “He’s so cute! Oh my gosh, he’s so handsome,” she admits after her run-in. Aw!
Nickelodeon star and teen sweetheart Victoria Justice has met her fair share of celebrities, but seeing a certain celebrity at the Met Gala after-party made her do a double-take. She told Cambio.com: “I was at an after-party and I glance over and see Mick Jagger, and that's the moment when I lost it!” But not everyone’s as comfortable being approached by fans as Justice, and she was rejected from taking a picture with him! Ouch.
Just a celebrity spotting was enough to put Naya Rivera in a tizzy at the 2011 Academy Awards: “I saw Nicki Minaj, died just a little bit!” said the actress to the Los Angeles Times.
Pop diva Christina Aguilera may have a set of pipes on her, but it was someone else that got vocal about her obsession with idol Cher. “Part of the reason why Clint [Culpepper, President of Screen Gems] got [Cher] on board was because [he told her], ‘You don’t understand — [Christina] loves you,’” Christina told Access Hollywood’s Shaun Robinson at the “Burlesque” junket. “’She needs you to be in this movie with her, because she is such a huge fan… She would drink your bath water.’” She stated that she then felt insecure about meeting her idol after that, but the bathwater joke gave her the perfect intro.
Modern Family star Sofia Vergara wasn’t too cool to request a pic with Johnny Depp at Nickelodeon’s 24th Annual Kids’ Choice Awards. She tweeted the pic with the caption, “Woo hooo!!!! With my teen crush!!” See? Teen dreams can come true.
Penelope Cruz credits Meryl Streep for inspiring her to act, and states how much she gushes over the actress. “When I first started watching movies and I saw Meryl's work, that's when I became obsessed with acting," Penélope told Harper’s Bazaar. "Now I kiss her whenever I see her! She must think I'm crazy."