Hilary Swank finds Albany woman’s lost dog

ALBANY — When Chelsea Blackwell lost her pet dog of 15 years Monday, she was devastated. She was not confident she’d obtain him yet again — and she undoubtedly didn’t think the human being who would discover her puppy would be well known actress Hilary Swank, who is in Albany capturing a film.

Blackwell begun driving around in a stress, asking people today if they had seen her dog, a modest dachshund. 

“I observed there had been like eight police automobiles and persons with cameras — I imagined maybe someone acquired shot,” Blackwell explained of the scene as she pulled up in close proximity to the Greyhound bus station off Broadway downtown. “I asked them if anybody noticed a minor brown pet dog, and they reported yes, we’ll contact her.”

The digital camera crew instructed Blackwell a celeb experienced located her dog, but she was uncertain. That is, right up until about an hour later when a grey car pulled up, and she saw her dog, Blue, sitting down in Swank’s lap.

“I was like, ‘No way,'” Blackwell explained. “As quickly as she bought out of the car, I kissed Blue and explained, ‘Thank you so significantly.’ “

When Blackwell asked Swank for her autograph, Swank recommended they consider a picture with each other rather. Blackwell wanted to make guaranteed Swank’s steps wouldn’t go unnoticed. 


“She’s not the sort of human being who’s going to blow the horn telling people today what she did,” Blackwell said.

Blackwell posted the photo on her Facebook website page Monday following assembly Swank, which has garnered almost 200 likes and has been shared over 100 moments.

“Id stopped and requested if somebody witnessed a minimal brown dog? A male walked about to my vehicle and mentioned,of course, this girl picked him up. I explained who? He replied, a celeb,” Blackwell wrote in the caption. “He termed the individual who had him. And they said she’s on her way back.. You’ll never guess who had him?? Hillary (sic) Swank.”

The Albany Film Fee just isn’t sharing any information about the film Swank is taking pictures in Albany, for every the production’s ask for.