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Have you ever been told you look like a celebrity?

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Allan

Allan Report 4 Apr 2013 23:09

I have been told that I bear more than a passing resemblance to Frankenstein's Monster :-(

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 4 Apr 2013 23:24

well if that's your grandfather, I can see where the resemblance lies :-D

GlasgowLass

GlasgowLass Report 4 Apr 2013 23:28

Not me, but in the 80's and 90's my father in law was the image of Jock Ewing in Dallas ... Howard Keel

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 4 Apr 2013 23:29

my in-laws resembled the Beverley Hillbillies

Allan

Allan Report 4 Apr 2013 23:32

That was done on one of his good days, Ann. He'd had the bolt specially removed.

That bolt has been in our family for generations, literally :-D

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 4 Apr 2013 23:36

family heirloom then :-D

Allan

Allan Report 4 Apr 2013 23:38

More a neckloom :-D

Porkie_Pie

Porkie_Pie Report 5 Apr 2013 00:07

In my Army days mates said I looked like John Noakes, they used to take the p*ss with his catchphrase

Roy

maggiewinchester

maggiewinchester Report 5 Apr 2013 00:24

Once took my girls to an Anne Frank Exhibition.
Youngest (aged about 5) asked why there was a picture of me as a child on the wall :-S

Duncan

Duncan Report 5 Apr 2013 04:29

I don't know how to spell it, but when I was younger and hairier I was called Chewbacca out of Star Wars!

Duncan

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond Report 5 Apr 2013 04:56

I was told I looked like Nana Mouskouri by passport control and other people mentioned it too, that was in the days before I put on weight and my hair went grey lol

Lizx

Guinevere

Guinevere Report 5 Apr 2013 06:33

A long time ago the kids I was teaching thought I looked like Ruth - one of the dancers in Pan's People.

OH admitted many years after we were married that he fancied me because I looked like Cher - now I look like the picture she keeps in her attic.

JustJohn

JustJohn Report 5 Apr 2013 09:55

We had a similar thread recently and one poster said she resembled Koo Stark when she was younger. That image has stayed with me - Koo still looks a gorgeous woman is recent photos.

I look totally different to when I was 25. Hope I change again in extreme old age to resemble someone nice looking like Cliff (or even Koo, for that matter) ;-)

GinN

GinN Report 5 Apr 2013 10:22

John, on your prevous avatar, I thought you looked like HRH Prince Philip - unless, of course, that WAS him! ;-)

Paula+

Paula+ Report 5 Apr 2013 10:41

GiN I have asked John that before.......... :-D :-D

Claddagh

Claddagh Report 5 Apr 2013 11:23

Many moons ago when I was 14-15, I was told I looked like Adam Faith...hmmm.Lol

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 5 Apr 2013 11:28

When I was much younger someone said I looked like jolly hockey sticks Joyce Grenfell

Wasn't amused

~`*`Jude`*`~

~`*`Jude`*`~ Report 5 Apr 2013 11:43

Deirdre in Corrie.....LOL LOL :-0...that was when l had a curly permed hair doo and me glasses were similar...how embarassing :-0 :-0
Nora Batty me too now;-)


jude

Greenfingers

Greenfingers Report 5 Apr 2013 19:22

Not me, but my husband is always being mistaken for Sean Connery (My OH is younger), but he hates it....just wish we had his money !!!!!!!!!!!

GinN

GinN Report 5 Apr 2013 19:26

Form an orderly queue to meet Greenfinger's husband........... ;-)