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Viral Instagram account reveals people’s shocking celeb encounters from meeting

Many people have a tales of fleeting celebrity encounters from passing them in the street to spotting them in a restaurant.

But now a viral Instagram account has shared people’s short, real-life stories about their brilliant and bizarre celebrity sightings at parties, in airports and in shops. 

Overheard Celebs, which describes itself as an ‘anti-gossip journal’ is a collaboration between Comments by Celebs and Overheard LA, which have more than three million followers collectively. 

The sweet and funny tales are clearly popular in themselves and have racked up more than 300,000 followers. 

One encounter tells the tale of the incredibly compassionate Jennifer Garner praising a pregnant woman in the toilet of a Soho House, while another shows P Diddy making a Men In Black joke about a pug. 

A viral Instagram account has shared people’s short, real-life stories about their brilliant and bizarre celebrity sightings at parties, in airports and in shops. The sweet and funny tales themselves have racked up more than 300,000 followers. One story tells the tale of meeting Harry Styles at a Halloween party and accidentally smashing Robin Thicke’s telescope

Another adds a funny tale of Robert Downey Jr joking about who he was during his early Avengers fame

Another adds a funny tale of Robert Downey Jr joking about who he was during his early Avengers fame

Another entry showed someone who met P Diddy making a Men In Black joke about a pug

Another entry showed someone who met P Diddy making a Men In Black joke about a pug

Another entry showed someone who met P Diddy making a Men In Black joke about a pug

One story tells the tale of meeting Harry Styles at a Halloween party and accidentally smashing Robin Thicke’s telescope.

‘A few years ago, I was at Robin Thicke’s Halloween parry up in the Hollywood Hills, watching my friend flirt with Harry Styles. 

‘I was very impressed and proud of her bravery. She waved me over to say hi, and right when I went to shake Harry’s hand, I knocked over Robin Thicke’s MASSIVE expensive telescope. 

‘When I looked up at Harry, he winked and said, “1 won’t tell if you don’t.” And that was when I, too, fell in love with Harry Styles,’ it read. 

Alec Baldwin saved my marriage! One person revealed how a sighting of Alex Baldwin stopped a couple's argument

Alec Baldwin saved my marriage! One person revealed how a sighting of Alex Baldwin stopped a couple’s argument

Kelly Rowland saved my bagel! One Instagram tale revealed how Kelly Rowland fought to get one customers cream cheese bag in a cafe after it was missing from her order

Kelly Rowland saved my bagel! One Instagram tale revealed how Kelly Rowland fought to get one customers cream cheese bag in a cafe after it was missing from her order

Kelly Rowland saved my bagel! One Instagram tale revealed how Kelly Rowland fought to get one customers cream cheese bag in a cafe after it was missing from her order

Michelle Obama told me off! One person revealed Michelle Obama told her to put some gloves on

Michelle Obama told me off! One person revealed Michelle Obama told her to put some gloves on

Queen of oversharing! Chrissy Teigan, who is known for being honest and open, told a fan her Spanx were on too tight

Queen of oversharing! Chrissy Teigan, who is known for being honest and open, told a fan her Spanx were on too tight 

Real life wedding crashers! One person told the tale of how Owen Wilson - famed for his 2005 role in Wedding Crashers - crashed their wedding

Real life wedding crashers! One person told the tale of how Owen Wilson - famed for his 2005 role in Wedding Crashers - crashed their wedding

Real life wedding crashers! One person told the tale of how Owen Wilson – famed for his 2005 role in Wedding Crashers – crashed their wedding

Another adds a funny tale of Robert Downey Jr joking about who he was during his early Avengers fame.

‘One summer I was standing in line behind Robert Downey Jr. at Starbucks in East Hampton. 

‘It was a pretty cool sighting, as Iron Man had just come out that spring. The barista asked him, “Hey, aren’t you that guy from that movie?” to which RDJ replied “Weird Science? Yeah, that was me.” Flawless’ it says. 

A true sweetheart: Jennifer Garner told a pregnant woman  she looked 'gorgeous' when she was feeling insecure in a bathroom

A true sweetheart: Jennifer Garner told a pregnant woman  she looked ‘gorgeous’ when she was feeling insecure in a bathroom 

She wasn't born this way! One encounter revealed an Instagram user was sitting at the hairdresser next to Lady Gaga when she died her hair her trademark platinum blonde

She wasn’t born this way! One encounter revealed an Instagram user was sitting at the hairdresser next to Lady Gaga when she died her hair her trademark platinum blonde

A cheeky encounter! One user said they bumped into Miley Cyrus at a party while in the toilet

A cheeky encounter! One user said they bumped into Miley Cyrus at a party while in the toilet

One person told the tale of meeting Britney Spears in Hawaii - saying that Britney called her 'too sweet' and offered to take a picture with her

One person told a tale about meeting Britney

One person told the tale of meeting Britney Spears in Hawaii – saying that Britney called her ‘too sweet’ and offered to take a picture with her

The fan is pictured with Britney Spears in the early 200s after meeting in Hawaii at a buffet

The fan is pictured with Britney Spears in the early 200s after meeting in Hawaii at a buffet 

Another explains how Kelly Rowland saved someone’s bagel after they were shortchanged on cream cheese, while Harry Potter star Tom Felton commented on one encounter about himself  saying he remembered it well.

The Draco Malfoy actor, 33, even cheekily correctly an American widow who said he’d given her Milk Duds, writing instead it was Maltesers.

‘Last Christmas, my mom, sister and I went to London. My dad had just passed from cancer, so we spent the holiday in his favorite city. 

Harry Potter star Tom Felton commented on one encounter about himself saying he remembered it well. The Draco Malfoy actor, 33, even cheekily correctly an American widow who said he'd given her Milk Duds, writing instead it was Maltesers

Harry Potter star Tom Felton commented on one encounter about himself saying he remembered it well. The Draco Malfoy actor, 33, even cheekily correctly an American widow who said he’d given her Milk Duds, writing instead it was Maltesers

‘We got tickets to a show, and Tom Felton sat next to my mom. 

‘She had no idea who he was. Tom chatted with her for the entirety of the intermission. 

‘We left the theatre and my mom said “that nice man offered me some milk duds, I love those.” My mom had felt invisible since losing my dad, but Tom really made her feel special’. It read. 



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