JAMES GANDOLFINI PELTS ME WITH POPCORN
OMG – you’re not going to believe what happened last night!
It was the Romance and Cigarettes premiere, and the press were crammed in like sardines while waiting to interview the big stars like Susan Saradon and James Gandolfini. Well, it was getting out of control, and moviegoers were encroaching on our space while they were getting popcorn. We were really getting knocked around. Well, along comes a biggish man up from behind who attempts to break through the tightly-assembled press line.
“Excuse me, miss,” the jeans-and-polo-t-shirt wearing guy says, and I tell him he needs to go around. “I have to go to the end of the line?” he whines. “Well, yeah,” I tell him, and he does. Only then does the reporter beside me let me in on the joke. “That’s James Gandolfini,” she says.
James sees that I “get it,” and starts playfully pelting me with popcorn from a few feet away. Well, at least he didn’t pull that "don’t you know who I am?" line…