He really did it. "Stranger Things" star David Harbour really went to Antarctica with Greenpeace and danced with penguins.
His fans retweeted him onto the ice breaker ship as kind of a goofy gag. But when he got there, he revealed on social media, he didn't feel much like dancing anymore. He was "humbled" by the experience and the real-life conservation issues at stake.
But, as he put it, sometimes as an actor you have to do what you don't want to do. So he did his Chief Hopper dad dance for the cameras, as promised. He also seemed to scare away a few penguins in the process.
Watch his videos, they will make you smile and also maybe inspire you to get involved to help:
— David Harbour (@DavidKHarbour) February 19, 2018
here's a petition to create the largest protected area in the world.@Greenpeace has 1M sigs.
let's give them 1.8.
1 for every proposed square km
for the 'guins.
here's me dancing with them,
they don't have netflix.@Greenpeace ? pic.twitter.com/jjLBk2XOIr
— David Harbour (@DavidKHarbour) February 20, 2018
Fans appreciated the dancing, and the good cause:
For the 'Guins! pic.twitter.com/lPyWH6UqNz
— Corey Jake Lewis (@Corey_Lewis_) February 20, 2018
the dude oughta narrate his own wildlife tv show, fits perfectly in. ????
— Eléo (@eleotheone) February 20, 2018
Thank you for sharing this adventure with us.
— Becky (@potterphyle) February 20, 2018
this is the only kind of content i want to see on the internet anymore.
— Maddey Stringfield (@maddey___) February 19, 2018
Head here to support the Greenpeace petition. Watch Hopper dance in "Stranger Things" Season 2, now streaming on Netflix.
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