What It’s Like to Meet a Celebrity

In Short: Normal People.

Randy Cassingham
Mar 18 · 3 min read
The author with Teller, and Penn. Yeah, I had them sign my program after the show. (Photo: my buddy Christopher Knight — but not the one who played on The Brady Bunch.)

I’ve had the good fortune to meet many famous people, including Star Wars creator George Lucas (long before he was famous), magician and skeptic James “The Amazing” Randi, original Star Trek’s “Scotty” Jimmy Doohan (and “Chekov” Walter Koenig — and “Trouble with Tribbles” writer David Gerrold), Science Fiction Grand Master Larry Niven, magicians Penn & Teller…