Hitchin super fan meets Starsky and Hutch stars at London’s Comic Con

PUBLISHED: 08:30 31 October 2018

Vicki Whent with her husband Simon and children Oliver and Samuel in front of the iconic Ford Gran Torino. Picture courtesy of Vicki Whent.

Vicki Whent with her husband Simon and children Oliver and Samuel in front of the iconic Ford Gran Torino. Picture courtesy of Vicki Whent.

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A mum-of-two met her first crush when she got together with stars of the iconic 70s TV show Starsky and Hutch.

Actors David Soul, Paul Michael Glaser and Antonio Fargas with Hitchin fan Vicki Whent. Picture courtesy of Vicki Whent.Actors David Soul, Paul Michael Glaser and Antonio Fargas with Hitchin fan Vicki Whent. Picture courtesy of Vicki Whent.

Hitchin’s Vicki Whent attended comic convention MCM Comic Con in London at the weekend, where she got to meet actors Paul Michael Glaser, David Soul and Antonio Fargas - aka Starsky, Hutch and Huggy Bear, who were catapulted to stardom following the success of their cop show.

Vicki said: “You were either a fan of Starsky, with his luxurious curly brunette hair and street smart swagger, or Hutch, the intellectual, lithe blond. I was definitely a Starsky girl!

Actors Antonio Fargas, Paul Michael Glaser and David Soul with fan Vicki Whent and the Ford Gran Torino. Picture courtesy of Vicki Whent.Actors Antonio Fargas, Paul Michael Glaser and David Soul with fan Vicki Whent and the Ford Gran Torino. Picture courtesy of Vicki Whent.

“Everyone remembers their first crush on a TV star, but few of us ever get to meet them, let alone give them a huge hug and receive a huge hug back.

“They were witty, gracious and very charming.”

Fan Vicki Whent enjoys a hug from actors David Soul, Paul Michael Glaser and Antonio Fargas. Picture courtesy of Vicki Whent.Fan Vicki Whent enjoys a hug from actors David Soul, Paul Michael Glaser and Antonio Fargas. Picture courtesy of Vicki Whent.

Vicki’s husband Simon and sons Samuel and Oliver also attended Comic Con, but only had eyes for the iconic red Ford Torino!

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