Oh the fanboy news!
Yep, the world is all kinds of crazy. Some really cool stuff this week. Sigourney Weaver meets a young fan named Ripley in Iceland, MMA Autograph fight, fans get engaged at a Britney Spears meet and greet and more!
Check it out below
MMA fans destroy Reebok store at Khabib Nurmagomedov autograph session in Moscow
Russian UFC fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov held an autograph session in a local Reebok store during his visit to the Russian capital on Friday. But clearly organizers underestimated his popularity, which lead to some serious unrest and damage.The undefeated lightweight, who has just started to gain a following in North America, is obviously a big name in his home country already.
Carson Wentz booed at Philly airport by Eagles fans seeking autographs
During an interview with 94.1 WIP’s Angelo Cataldi Friday morning, new Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz joked about not knowing what it was like to be booed by his own fans.Now he does.Fresh from being drafted by the Eagles with the number two pick in the NFL Draft, Wentz arrived at Philadelphia International Airport Friday afternoon to slew of fans eager to get his autograph.
Mark Hamill Private Autograph Signing Coming Soon
Mark Hamill will be doing a private autograph signing with Official Pix in the 3rd quarter of 2016 giving fans and collectors the opportunity to pre-order signed items or mail in their own pieces to be signed! This will be the cheapest option for those wishing to obtain his signature. Stay tuned for more details as they are announced.
Enrique Hernandez will give you an autograph, but only if you give him your shoes
Sure, Dodgers utilityman/Snapchat auteur Enrique Hernandez seems impossibly endearing. He wears banana suits. He cares deeply about celebratory selfies. He’s the world’s most adorable teammate. As a young fan taking in the sights before Saturday’s Giants-Dodgers game, it only makes sense that you’d try to strike up a conversation.
Conor McGregor fan from Dungannon has autograph tattooed on arm after in-flight encounter
A Dungannon man who was travelling on the same plane as UFC champ Conor McGregor asked the star for his autograph, before promising to get it tattooed on his forearm.
He saw her standing there: Paul McCartney’s onstage autograph completes Surrey woman’s big Beatles tattoo
Jennifer Cormack finally got Paul McCartney’s autograph permanently inked on her skin.The Surrey resident, a massive Beatles fan, has spent four years in pursuit of having the Fab Four band member sign her back, in order to complete a large tattoo that salutes the British rock icons.Her dream came true Tuesday night (April 19) at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.Near the end of McCartney’s three-hour concert, Cormack, along with family and friends, were whisked to the stage and stood in the spotlights while the knighted pop singer autographed various areas of their skin.
BRAD PITT TAKES AUTOGRAPH OF MAGICIAN DYNAMO FOR KIDS
Hollywood actor Brad Pitt recently took autograph of famous magician Dynamo for his kids. Brad Pitt, who is married to Angelina Jolie, was photographed with magician Dynamo, and this photo was later posted on the Instagram page of Dynamo.
Britney Spears Oversees A Fan’s Engagement At Her Meet And Greet
One time when the pressure is well and truly on is when you plan on popping the question to the love of your life, but we’re afraid that nobody will ever be able to beat this boyfriend’s proposal to girlfriend Courtney last week.
Rapper 50 Cent discovers he has a third child at fan meet and greet event
Rapper 50 Cent has received a surprise at a fan meet and greet event, when a boy introduced himself as his son.The 40-year-old, real name Curtis Jackson, took to Instagram to share the news, posting a picture with his biological son Davian.
Ripley Meets Ripley
Readers may recall the story of Ripley, the Icelandic girl who was granted the legal authority to bear this name by the Naming Committee in 2011. Ripley was named after Sigourney Weaver’s character in the Alien franchise, in part because, as her father Ragnar Hansson told reporters, “She’s just such a great role model. She’s a strong female character, not some wuss.”