“I walked up to him at the party that went on afterward,” Crim said. “He recognized me. I stuck my hand out and said, ‘Will, it’s nice for you to get to meet me.’”
A series of pictures on family Facebook pages documented the meeting as well as one with other industry high rollers. Renee was in a couple of them, including one with actress Brooke Shields.
Some people take advantage of elbow-rubbing opportunities most of us can only dream of. The only celebrity I recall being photographed with is Bill Gaither. It just isn’t the same thing …
Safe to say, as a journeyman anchor, Mort Crim has had a bit more fame than the 15 minutes pop artist Andy Warhol once allotted to every human being.
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