A dateless teen took a Michael B. Jordan cutout to prom and his response was awesome.

Audeva Ageman was all set to go her prom until her long-distance boyfriend cancelled last-minute. There was no way she was going to miss her big night, but she needed a date.

So the 17-year-old created a life-size cardboard cutout of actor Michael B. Jordan to escort her to the prom.

Jordan is best known for his roles in “Creed” and “Black Panther.”


“After not being able to get a prom date from procrastinating and waiting til the last minute, i spent 3 hours making my sexy prom date,” Audeva said on Twitter in April.

After Ageman’s photos with the cardboard Jordan went viral, he commented on her Instagram post.

Ageman couldn’t believe that she caught the attention of her celebrity crush.

The producers of Jordan’s upcoming film, “Creed 2,” reached out to Ageman on Twitter and asked if she’d like to be part of “a special project for super fans.”

The “Creed 2” team arranged for Ageman to visit the film set, but told her that Jordan wouldn't be on set that day.

But that was just to set up the surprise.

While on the set, Jordan snuck up behind Ageman and gave her a huge hug.

“They picked me up from my house and a 2 hour drive later and I’m being interviewed next thing I know I’m screaming because Michael B Jordan was standing right behind me the whole time,” Ageman told Huffington Post.

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Davina Agudelo was born in Miami, Florida, but she grew up in Medellín, Colombia.

"I am so grateful for my upbringing in Colombia, surrounded by mountains and mango trees, and for my Colombian family," Agudelo says. "Colombia is the place where I learned what's truly essential in life." It's also where she found her passion for the arts.

While she was growing up, Colombia was going through a violent drug war, and Agudelo turned to literature, theater, singing, and creative writing as a refuge. "Journaling became a sacred practice, where I could leave on the page my dreams & longings as well as my joy and sadness," she says. "During those years, poetry came to me naturally. My grandfather was a poet and though I never met him, maybe there is a little bit of his love for poetry within me."

In 1998, when she left her home and everyone she loved and moved to California, the arts continued to be her solace and comfort. She got her bachelor's degree in theater arts before getting certified in journalism at UCLA. It was there she realized the need to create a media platform that highlighted the positive contributions of LatinX in the US.

"I know the power that storytelling and writing our own stories have and how creative writing can aid us in our own transformation."

In 2012, she started Alegría Magazine and it was a great success. Later, she refurbished a van into a mobile bookstore to celebrate Latin American and LatinX indie authors and poets, while also encouraging children's reading and writing in low-income communities across Southern California.

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