When he had to do with 26 as well as simply starting what would certainly be a four-season operate on Stargate: Atlantis, destiny brought them with each other one evening at a jazz club in Los Angeles.
“We just happened to be at the right place, right time, mutual friends,” Momoa claimed. “I actually had dreaded my hair almost for her.” Like, by coincidence?
“I had huge dreadlocks, she had dreadlocks. I literally turned around, I was with my best friend, and I see her and I’m just like” —he stopped, remembering the battle to maintain a directly, cool face. “She goes, you know, ‘I’m Lisa.’ I was like, I turned around to my friend and was, like, [teen girl shriek of excitement]. I had f – king fireworks going off inside me, man! “
He really did not have an automobile, so, “I convinced her to take me home, ’cause I was living in a hotel.” But initially they quit at the 101 Coffee Shop in Hollywood, where Bonet bought a Guinness — which occurs to be Momoa’s favored.
“That was it,” he claimed. “We had Guinness and grits and, you know, the rest is history.”
Of training course, a little of background came before Momoa’s arrival in Bonet’s life.