Tuesday, October 7, 2008

Cera sighting Sunday on the plaza

Andrea Slatter was walking around the plaza Sunday night, eating ice cream and looking at the pastels.

Michael Cera and another man approached Slatter on the plaza. His friend did all the talking at first, they were looking for a good place to eat. "I kept looking at him and wondering if that was him. I thought I was tripping."

Cera’s newest movie, Nick and Nora’s Infinite Play List, was released on Friday. The young actor has stared in Superbad (2007), and Juno (2007). Cera gained notability from his roll as George Michael Bluth in the defuncted sitcom, Arrested Development.

"I was kind of nervous because I knew it was him but I didn’t want to say anything." Slatter suggested Tomo’s, and they started walking that direction, Cera and his friend began to follow them.

When they got to Tomo’s, a couple people ran over to Cera. They looked like they were going to leave, but then stuck around trying to figure out a good place to eat.

So Slatter went over with her ice cream to chat with him.

"I was like, ‘what are you doing here?’ He was really weird and awkward, kind of like in all his movies," said Slatter.


Jessica said...

hehehe, I was at Tomo's Sunday night. yum yum.

Starfish Breeder said...

Melody, this brings home what a rarity nationally known celebs are in HumCo I guess. Anyway, I came across something you may want to trumpet - check this out:


You have got to see this film's preview online!

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Call + Response is a film that must be SEEN and its STORY must be TOLD. My friend worked on this project to expose one of the GREATEST INJUSTICES of our day "HUMAN SEX TRAFFICKING" which now millions around the world are enslaved and exploited in this demonic system. WE CAN END THIS EVIL...but we must RESPOND and uncover this great wrong in our day. I encourage everyone of you reading this post, to support this film by watching it, telling as many others as possible to watch it opening weekend Oct 10th and to request to get this film in a theater in your town. This is more than a movie, this is a CAUSE WORTH FIGHTING FOR. This movie is not for entertainment, it was made to challenge us to TAKE ACTION and make a difference in this world for those who are bound by injustice and Satan's hold. Let FREEDOM ring! Pray. Support. Take Action. JMA


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There is a sea of change happening in human rights activism. The world's issues cannot be solved alone by governments and non-profits, but require community-based participation. As a feature film, CALL+RESPONSE has the unique position of being not only a ground-breaking genre-bending film, but due to the fact that this project was funded completely through donations, it operates as a powerful movement with 100% of profits going to fund global field projects on the front lines of this issue.

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