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I Just saw myself and my Family on a TV Soap

  1. jimmythejock profile image87
    jimmythejockposted 9 years ago

    When my family and I were going on vacation a couple of months ago, there was a film crew at the airport shooting a few scenes for a Scottish soap opera called River City, one of the scenes involved a man running up an escalator to try and catch his girlfriend who was running away my family and I were waiting in line at the check in desk and he ran past us.
    the show was screened tonight and right at the end there we were on screen for a whole 2 seconds, woo hoo fame at last lol.....jimmy

    1. Jerrico Usher profile image56
      Jerrico Usherposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      15 minutes minus 2 seconds = 14 minutes 58 seconds of fame left. Whoohoo (everyone gets 15 minutes of fame) hehe


    2. Zsuzsy Bee profile image90
      Zsuzsy Beeposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      May I have your autograph? Jimmy you and your whole famous gang? Can I, can I, can I?
      What fun holidays can be a moment frozen in time

      kindest greetings Zsuzsy

  2. Peter Hoggan profile image72
    Peter Hogganposted 9 years ago

    Thats going to be worth a few pints down at the local.

  3. SweetiePie profile image83
    SweetiePieposted 9 years ago

    Congratulations Jimmy! I was my sister's guardian on the set of the remake of The Parent Trap, the one with Lindsay Lohan.  The camp scene was filmed up in Crestline, California at Camp Seeley.   In the opening scene at the camp you can see the back of my sister's heard.  She is wearing a black and white checkered top with a ponytail.  Funny to think she got paid to take time off of school and to be an extra in a movie, I never got that kind of a school break.  Disney does a very good job when catering for extras and the food there was very surprisingly good for a set on location.

  4. bladeguy profile image58
    bladeguyposted 9 years ago

    Funny story - nice! A friend of mine was an extra in one episode of Laverne & Shirley 30 years ago, and he's never let me forget it wink

  5. Jerrico Usher profile image56
    Jerrico Usherposted 9 years ago

    I just saw myself on TV!!!!!!!!!!!! Oh wait... now that I turn the dam thing on I'm not on it anymore... false alarm... although everyone in the room saw it too, does that count?