The creepiest celebrity stalker stories
Kobe Bryant's daughter Natalia seeks restraining order against alleged 32-year-old stalker with criminal history
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Everyone has fantasized from time to time about their favorite celebrities, perhaps even imagined what it would be like to be in a relationship with them, but some people have taken things a little too far—and by a little, we mean a lot! As it turns out, the life of a celebrity isn't all fun and games: there's a creepy community of celebrity stalkers who are making sure of it.
The late Kobe Bryant's daughter, 17-year-old Natalia Bryant, is seeking court-ordered protection from 32-year-old Dwayne Kemp, who has a criminal history involving guns and whom Natalia accuses of stalking her. In docs obtained by TMZ, Natalia says Kemp first tried to contact her two years ago, under the delusion that they have a relationship, and that since then he has showed up at her sorority house at USC and also allegedly at one of her classes. Even scarier is that Kemp is reportedly in the process of buying at least one gun, and he has previously been arrested and/or convicted of at least four crimes, including one involving firearms. Apparently he also sent Natalia a DM with an image of her late father and wrote, "Thankful For Him Birthing You, Hopefully We Can Birth Him… 'Kobe,'" with a red heart, insinuating that he wanted to have a "Kobe-like child together." The LAPD is involved in the case and Natalia is asking the court for a restraining order.
Sadly, this is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to obsessive celebrity fans. From sleeping in stars' beds to simultaneously threatening their lives and proclaiming their love, check out this gallery of celebrity stalker stories that will make you shiver.
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