USO ‘Handshake Tour’ brings comedians Seth Green and Jeff Ross to Fairbanks
Service members in Fairbanks got a visit from some celebrities in hopes of boosting morale. Actors and comedians Seth Green and Jeff Ross visited Eielson Air Force Base and Fort Wainwright on Tuesday as part of a 'Handshake tour.' The United Services Organization, also known as the USO, holds handshake tours where celebrities visit service members and their families.
Airmen and families on Eielson got to talk to the comedians, take a picture and receive an autograph.
Airman First Class Reid Roman says it was nerve wracking to meet them: "Because I'm big fans of both of them, I didn't want to freeze up in front of them, but I don't know... it was really cool seeing people that I grew up watching. I know Seth from Family Guy and Austin Powers films. I even told Jeff he's my favorite roaster of all time, so I thought it was pretty cool to meet them."
Green and Ross are also visiting Kodiak and Anchorage on their tour of Alaska.