I saw him out on the street and managed not to tackle him to the ground and pepper him with questions and ebullient flattery. In fact, I left the good sir alone and for this I am proud. And weirdly enough, he is taller in person than you’d think. I thought he’d be somewhat pocket-sized and wee but that’s not that case. There are some celebrity sightings that I keep to myself bc A) They’re not that amazing, B) I have a rule that if they’re work-related, I keep my trap shut and C) I know I’m a braggart but I don’t want to be THAT much of a braggart.
But this shit was just too good to keep to myself. I wrestled with it but this is BEN…from LOST…who is probably going to win an EMMY…TOMORROW…And he is my favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite character on Lost.
And I just read online that Michael Emerson (Ben) is considering doing a cameo on True Blood (his wife is on it) and taking over Steve Carell’s job on The Office. If he does those things, I will actually lose my shit.
Here is a scene from Lost where Ben that made me sob. So good: