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Corey Feldman Goes To Jackson Funeral Dressed Up As MJ

By Josh Loposer |

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I don’t know whether this is in bad taste, or if it’s a kinda cool tribute, but Goonies star Corey Feldman showed up to the Staples Center decked out as MJ during his “Dangerous” period.

Feldman, who apparently feels that he’s one of Michael Jackson’s kindred spirits, used his wardrobe choice as a kind of personal memorial to his fellow child star. According to reports, his outfit definitely raised some eyebrows, especially from John Mayer.

Say what you will about Corey’s goofy way of showing solidarity, but at least he went the whole 9 yards with the black fedora, military jacket, sunglasses and a few strands of hair in his face.

Michael and Corey were close for a time back in the 80s –presumably bonding over the fact that they’d both lost their childhood to super-stardom– but after a falling out, they never resumed the friendship.

Corey has said that Michael taught him a lot about how to treat fans… and about how damaging fame can be to a child. From an interview about Corey’s 4 year-old son Zen:

“I never wanted Zen to be a part of the show. Susie and my feelings are that we want to keep him as far away from the entertainment business as possible.”

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Josh Loposer is a professional writer based in Austin, TX and has previously contributed to the Entertainment and Celebrity channels on Babble.

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5 thoughts on “Corey Feldman Goes To Jackson Funeral Dressed Up As MJ

  1. Hubert Jass says:

    what an attention whore.
    This guys does everything he can to get famous again.

  2. [...] few months after his controversial appearance at Michael Jackson’s funeral, Corey Feldman’s image seems no worse for wear. The child star and celebrity dad announced [...]

  3. [...] Feldman, who made a name for himself with “The Goonies,” “Stand By Me,” and “The Lost Boys,” starred with his wife and an almost unrecognizable and drug-addicted Corey Haim in the A&E reality show “The Two Coreys.” More recently, he raised eyebrows by attending Michael Jackson’s funeral (he and Jackson hung out in the ’80s) in full-on Jacko regalia. [...]

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