The Phelpsian frenzy shows no sign of slowing down.
"It was like being in New York City with one of the Beatles," Kevin Connolly told E! News Friday about shooting a scene with the 14-time Olympic gold medalist, who's been the toast of seemingly every town since returning to the U.S. from Beijing.
“People were stopping in the streets and climbing up things to see him. They were going nuts. He’s like a superstar."
"It was fun," albeit "pretty humbling," added the actor, whose hit HBO show has its fifth-season premiere Sept. 7.