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

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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.


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“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!!!!”

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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. 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!!!!❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤ Thank you @dreamadew for thinking to take photos to document my utter shock and disbelief moments after opening the card. Thank you @farmercarla and @theladydeja for holding me up so I didn't fall to the floor as I lost control of my body. 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!!

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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.”


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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!

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