When two worlds collide, there can be only one outcome – photographs…
RUCK scoured the archives for snapshots of the more unusual meetings between rugby-folk and fully-fledged showbizzers (also, some people who were momentarily famous in the 90s and are now retrospectively hilarious).
1. Jonah Lomu & Robin Williams
By the end of their first meeting actor Robin Williams was perched like a smiling child on top of All Blacks legend Jonah Lomu’s broad shoulders.
It was the beginning of an unlikely friendship that lasted for life with Lomu penning an emotional tribute after the actor died in 2014.