How I Became A Celebrity In China By Losing My Cellphone

Share this video on

What's Hot

What's New

Top Grossing

Top of the Chart

Recommend

Lobetec : why do buzz feed employees have so many crazy stories...

News Moto : This video kept showing up on my YouTube home page. Finally clicked it after 5 days. Not disappointed! 😂

Sausee : How i became a celebrity all over the world just by losing my virginity -Kim Kardashian

Z1yaad : Ok Youtube i've watched it

Corrupt : Matt:**Loses Phone** China: Your Famous

Obey Randumb : Why does everything interesting happen to buzzfeed employees

Mercury With_toast : It seems like whenever buzzfeed shuts up about politics, they can make good content. Astonishing.

rosa.s 1996 : How I became a celebrity in China: Step 1: Be a white person

Dragonbyte : I turned orange, and now I’m the president of America

Havoc Trippz : He made this sound super gay

Cookie Cutter : *i have lost 4 phones and all i got in return was an empty bank account*

Echo-9 : How I became a superhero in Zimbabwe by losing my pet fish.

Falafel : China must have a shortage of actual news for this to have gone viral

【Snack Edits】 : “I feel like Britney Spears!”

Jaxson Liening : This is like saying... Drops a banana then becomes president of Uganda. Life is crazy

HitzCritz : I wasn't expecting an actual insane story, good for you BuzzFeed!

Lizard Chan : “This story begins long long ago” ( me expecting like 1985) “In 2014”

Salad Volcano : This is like Homer Simpson finding out he's got his face as a logo for a cleaning product in Japan. This is fascinating.

Zooer : I become an Australian super celebrity by losing a tooth

Afroman 9056 : Never enjoyed seeing a buzzfeed video in my recommended until now

Insta is mkultrakid : One time I lost my phone and then I got sad. And yeah.

Snake_XIX : Don't let your memes be dreams

Jaxson Liening : But did he get his phone back?

AdeleiTeillana : It's not that surprising that all of this happened. The Chinese are obsessed with westerners, white people in particular (yes, that's racist, but it's true.) I live in China and people act like this around me even though I'm not a celebrity - not quite to this extent, of course, but people stare at me every time I go out, try to take my picture, get so excited and giggle uncontrollably when meeting me - all because I'm white. I hate it so much. There's a term called "white monkey jobs". Chinese people will literally hire white people just to be present at certain events to make it look like they have foreign influence or interest in their business. They will provide free transport to an event, provide your meals, hotels, etc. and you just have to show up, sit at the head table and be white. Rich families will hire foreigners to come live with them for a few months just to help their kid's English improve. One Australian friend of mine was hired to go on vacation with a bunch of families with kids - she had the most beautiful (expensive) hotel room and had to accompany them to all their activities, like cleaning out Panda cages at a zoo. They just wanted a white English speaker to supposedly help their kids' English and look good in photos to attract more families to come on the trip. I've never done any of this type of thing though, I hate even going out to go to the store, the way they treat me. And copyright and privacy mean nothing here - so if you let them take your picture, you never know where it could wind up. You really could be part of an advertising campaign for something and have no idea.

majesty : This would be an excellent anime/movie plot lmao

Light AF : How tf do people be this lucky *smells like me*

infinusg : Wait so BuzzFeed still exists? Really? ok then

Hyp3d Gaming : How do i become a buzz feed employee??!

itsmaisyjane : I went to China with my school and everywhere we went we go asked for photos and people swarmed us with cameras and it was so mental omg. we aren't even famous or anything but I think it was just because we were basically just a group of 40 white british 15 year olds. a very crazy experience to say the least...

Flower on Discord : *Sounds gay* Read more

RachelleRocks 10 : I understand chinese so I was just reading every chinese words in this vide lolz

Your Local TI84 . : *A ceremony for losing a phone? Can I get famous for saying that I'm asian?*

JakulaithWolff : Cute relationship with a stranger. It's really interesting to have to know how's a life of a stranger going comparing it to yours. It's like reading a story, or watching over someone... that's what makes us humans love each other... the idea that we put ourselves in each other's shoes. I know, random.

Gloria Aguilar : Matt: I’ve been living in this worLD this past week. Me: You’re in the same world lol.

Lobetec : So how did Brother Orange's cousin get the phone?

Crazi : this reminds me of that one Family Guy episode where Quagmire went to Korea because he was in a soap opera called Winter Summer lol and everyone knew him there as American Johnny

SpartyGaming : someone please steal my phone...

SWOOSH. SWOOSH. : I can’t wait to lose my phone Oh wait...

Ms.Goodhope : This was soo funny and heart warming at the same time.. You really don't need to understand the language to understand the other person.. Much love💕

emilyshmelimy : 4:16 Are we just ignoring the blonde hair/wig?

Its_Celestial : When he loses his phone he becomes famous, when I lose my phone I just get the chancla

Abdullakh : Ninja: How I became a celebrity by playing a video game

Aqib Hussain : Plot twist:He planned all of it

Lazy ShibaInu : If something insanely interesting happens to me I might start working at buzzfeed

Lobetec : So he became viral on weibo overnight? something isn't right...

Maria Procianos : Brother Orange: I see pictures from your phone **MATT STARTS MENTALLY FREAKING OUT**

Thatgirl 1342 : Why do stuff always happen to people who work at buzzfeed always get drama imma go work at buzfeed now cya

Nizham Rais : WHAT THE Fuuuuuuuuu...............

HotWheeler04 : WHY was this just on my recommended? IT SHOULD HAVE A FEW YEARS AGO!

SilverSearcher : Don’t let you distract this from the fact that DJ Khalid has been working out for years and he’s still fat