Jacob Tremblay recalls adorable meeting with Oscar Isaac
More like 'The Force Awwwww-akens'
Room star Jacob Tremblay has become such a fixture of this awards season, that it’s hard to remember he’s still an 11-year-old boy. And like other 11-year-olds, Tremblay is an avowed Star Wars fan; unlike many of them, however, he was at the Golden Globes and got to meet Star Wars: The Force Awakens star Oscar Isaac face-to-face.
A photo of their interaction went viral after the ceremony, and according to Tremblay’s account of the meeting on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Isaac admired Tremblay’s weapon of choice. The pair also discussed what it’s like to be featured on various kinds of Star Wars merchandise.
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“He said, ‘You know what’s really creepy? Being on pillowsheets and blankets and yogurt,'” Tremblay said. “Eating yogurt out of your face.”
Kimmel’s natural follow-up: Would rising star Tremblay like to be on yogurt himself one day?
“Well, I do have a delicious face,” Tremblay said.
Watch the clip below.