NEWS

Laverne Cox Is Beside Herself When Beyonce Praises Her ‘Slayage’ With Stunning Bouquet

by Rachel McRady 6:13 AM PDT, November 02, 2016
Photo: Cosmopolitan

It’s not every day you get personal flowers from Beyonce! Laverne Cox took to Instagram to share a snap of white potted orchids, which were gifted to her by Queen Bey herself.

WATCH: Laverne Cox Slays as Dr. Frank-N-Furter as 'Rocky Horror' Remake Pays Tribute to the Original's Cult Following

“When you are at work on #Doubt your new cbs legal drama premiering in 2017 and get flowers and a hand written card from the Queen Bey herself @beyonce,” the Orange Is the New Black star captioned a three-photo collage. “Thank you Beyonce for such a thoughtful gesture. You didn't have to but it means so much that you did. I am so happy you enjoyed the#LipSyncBattle tribute to Destiny's Child. You know I live for everything you do. EVERYTHING!! Thank you, thank you thank you!!!!”

The actress and activist went on to thank her friends for documenting the moment and “for holding me up so I didn’t fall to the floor as I lost control of my body.”

Cox then quipped, “Thank you water proof mascara for keeping this makeup in tact cause I have to head back to set soon. Thank you @spikelsb for making this happen Wow, what a day! God is GOOD!!”

In her handwritten note, Beyonce wrote, “Laverne, Thank you for blessing this world with your slayage. You were gorgeous on Lip Sync Battle. Love, Beyonce.”

MORE: Laverne Cox SLAYS Nicki Minaj Rap in 'Lip Sync Battle' Sneak Peek -- Watch!

In late October, Cox competed against her OITNB co-star Samira Wiley on Lip Sync Battle, performing Destiny’s Child’s “Lose My Breath.”

It’s been a banner year for Cox, who recently starred as Dr. Frank-N-Furter in Fox’s recent Rocky Horror Picture Show. For more from her performance, watch the clip below!

SHARE ON FACEBOOK SHARE SHARE ON TWITTER TWEET