Porn star Stormy Daniels released a sketch of the man she said had threatened her – and it blew up the internet.
But the social media frenzy was sparked by the uncanny resemblance of the man in the sketch to some other famous faces.
Here’s the sketch of the man Stormy Daniels said threatened her, unveiled on “The View” pic.twitter.com/YHxZaSkuaC
— Hunter Schwarz (@hunterschwarz) April 17, 2018
The drawing was revealed Tuesday when Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, made an appearance on ABC’s “The View.” The porn star, who claims she had an affair with President Trump over a decade ago, said she was threatened in 2011 when she agreed to go to a publication with her story of the alleged encounter with Trump.
“I was in a parking lot, going to a fitness class with my infant daughter. Taking, you know, the seats facing backwards in the backseat, diaper bag, you know, gettin’ all the stuff out. And a guy walked up on me and said to me, ‘Leave Trump alone. Forget the story,'” Daniels told Anderson Cooper on CBS’s “60 Minutes.”
“And then he leaned around and looked at my daughter and said, ‘That’s a beautiful little girl. It’d be a shame if something happened to her mom.’ And then he was gone,” she continued.
“His face is burned in my memory,” Daniels said.
And that face, revealed in sketch she shared on “The View” set off Twitter where the comical speculations began.
“Uh is it just me or does he kind of look like Tom Brady?” ESPN’s Jemele Hill tweeted, referring to the Patriots superstar.
Uh is it just me or does he kind of look like Tom Brady? ? https://t.co/cIgpAbGcql
— Jemele Hill (@jemelehill) April 17, 2018
— jake beckman (@jakebeckman) April 17, 2018
Like… don’t even try to tell me that’s not Tom Brady in Stormy’s sketch ? pic.twitter.com/3cqV0pu5AW
— Parker Molloy (@ParkerMolloy) April 17, 2018
Tom Brady: pic.twitter.com/EttME7gKXZ
— Parker Molloy (@ParkerMolloy) April 17, 2018
CNN political analyst Matt Viser tweeted a side-by-side image of the sketch and the quarterback who has had a long friendship with Trump.
Stormy Daniels sketch of man who threatened her in 2011…and Tom Brady in 2011. pic.twitter.com/oRCyDLVSSr
— Matt Viser (@mviser) April 17, 2018
Conservative radio host Ben Shapiro also saw the light.
It’s all coming together pic.twitter.com/bE4GaMaAJB
— Ben Shapiro (@benshapiro) April 17, 2018
Wow, Tom Brady. This is a new low. Even for you. https://t.co/LLk0RNvlVM
— Maggie Serota (@maggieserota) April 17, 2018
“That thing we talked about with the thing. You know the thing in Vegas? It’s done. The thing is done” pic.twitter.com/RJya6iL2sK
— Stephen Miller (@redsteeze) April 17, 2018
Others were not sold on Brady but offered up another possibility.
Man, Willem Dafoe’s career has really taken a nosedive https://t.co/2VBBgAVbPq
— Lachlan Markay (@lachlan) April 17, 2018
Move over “hot felon”. There’s a new kid in town. https://t.co/1160V7KYJH
— andy lassner (@andylassner) April 17, 2018
mother of god pic.twitter.com/AtNoFqMNWP
— Seth Mandel (@SethAMandel) April 17, 2018
Plenty of other suggestions poured in on social media as the Daniels sketch took on a life of its own.
It’s true, Scott Wolf was in a bit of a rough career patch at the time https://t.co/bQlntivZRN
— Josh Barro (@jbarro) April 17, 2018
WHERE WAS SMITH JERROD IN MAY 2011? pic.twitter.com/J6N2h8DR7H
— ConcernedParent (@KindAndUnblind) April 17, 2018
— Dale E Hayes (@Dale_E_Hayes) April 17, 2018
Come on, it’s obvious. pic.twitter.com/Xs2HZVPqa9
— Mike Kelly (@ezralbntseliot) April 17, 2018
— Make America Great Again (@sayitnspinit) April 17, 2018
Mark Consuelos?? pic.twitter.com/6M0oTE1XCB
— Meri McClellan (@AllisonMcClell8) April 17, 2018
MY GOD pic.twitter.com/6MtjlWVvgL
— Turbo Escort (@turboescortdude) April 17, 2018
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