Gallery: When rugby players meet ‘proper celebrities’
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.