A person accused of repeatedly stalking celebrities has been arrested for barging right into a dressing room at a New York City trend present and screaming that he needed to marry actor Emma Watson, authorities mentioned. Chad Michael Busto, who was arrested final month after a run-in with Drew Barrymore, pleaded not responsible on Saturday to felony trespass and disorderly conduct costs within the incident final week on the Ralph Lauren present on the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Also learn: Drew Barrymore Show kicked out two viewers members for supporting writers’ strike: ‘It changed my perspective on her’
Busto, 43, was launched with out bail. His subsequent court docket date is Oct. 2. A message in search of remark was left with a lawyer listed for him on court docket data.
According to prosecutors, Busto entered the style present dressing room Friday evening and screamed: “I want to marry Emma Watson. Let me speak to Emma Watson. Let me take a photo with Emma Watson.”
Busto didn’t have permission to be on the trend present, turned irate when he was requested to depart and refused to take action, police mentioned. The outburst disrupted preparations for the occasion, a part of the biannual New York Fashion Week, prosecutors mentioned.
It wasn’t clear if Watson, identified for starring roles within the Harry Potter and reside motion Beauty and the Beast movies, attended the style present. A message in search of remark was left along with her representatives.
Last month, a person figuring out himself as Busto rushed a Manhattan stage the place Barrymore was interviewing singer and actor Reneé Rapp. Rapp helped information Barrymore to security and safety guards escorted the person out of the theater.
Days later, Busto was arrested within the Hamptons and charged with stalking after police say he was noticed going door-to-door asking for instructions to Barrymore’s dwelling. The Scream actor and Drew Barrymore Show TV host was not there on the time.
Last week, after Busto failed to point out as much as be fitted for a court-ordered GPS monitor beneath the phrases of his launch, a Southampton choose issued a warrant for his arrest. Busto, who’s been linked to addresses of shelters and church ministries in California and Washington, D.C., has a historical past of arrests and weird habits. His document consists of prior arrests for trespassing, disorderly conduct and indecent publicity.
In a handwritten lawsuit final yr, Busto claimed he’d been granted possession of the Hilton motels chain. That case was swiftly dismissed. Other lawsuits beneath Busto’s identify embody one in search of to problem the jail sentences of all felony defendants in ‘All prisons on Planet Earth’.
In a 2021 court docket submitting, Busto wrote that he was ‘Born by Force’ and that his mother and father are “More Guilty for My Entire Existence as Two Humans Than the One (Sort of) Human I am Generally Considered to Be!” Another Busto court docket submitting consisted largely of Pokémon playing cards.