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Laverne Cox reacts after being mistaken for Beyoncé at the US Open

Laverne Cox reacts after being mistaken for Beyoncé at the US Open

Laverne Cox and Beyonce. Charles Sykes/Invision/AP/Shutterstock; Chris Pizzello/AP/Shutterstock

She doesn’t, but she’s flattered! Laverne Cox had a hilarious reaction after being misidentified as Beyonce while attending the US Open.

“Don’t get mistaken for @Beyonce at the #USOpen tonight and then trend on Twitter as the internet laughs at the mistaken identity,” she said. orange is the new black alum, 50, wrote via Instagram on Monday, August 29. “These tweets are so funny.”

The confusion began when Twitter user @Choni_ shared a video of Cox sitting in the crowd at the tennis tournament on Monday and identified the actress as the 40-year-old Grammy winner. inventing ana The star’s face was partially obscured by a mask, but social media users were quick to point out the mistake.

“I know Laverne Cox is very arrogant right now 🤣🤣🤣 and she should be because if I was mistaken for Beyoncé on national TV I would never shut up,” one fan tweeted. Another Twitter user pointed out that the “Break My Soul” singer is probably not in New York City, as she was recently spotted vacationing in Croatia with her family.

the Promising young woman the actress was at the tournament supporting Serena Williams, who is currently in the midst of her final run at the US Open after announcing her retirement from tennis earlier this month. The 40-year-old sports icon revealed the news in a lengthy essay written for the September issue of Fashion.

“I am here to tell you that I am moving away from tennis, towards other things that are important to me,” the four-time Olympic gold medalist wrote. “But I have been reluctant to admit to myself or anyone else that I have to stop playing tennis. alexis [Ohanian], my husband, and I have hardly talked about it; It’s like a taboo subject. I can’t even have this conversation with my mom and dad. It’s like it’s not real until you say it out loud.”

The S by Serena designer said she and the 39-year-old Reddit co-founder plan to expand their family. The duo are already parents to her 4-year-old daughter Olympia.

After the US Open, Williams plans to hang up her racket for good. If she wins the tournament, she will tie Margaret Court’s all-time record for Grand Slam singles titles. (The be serene the star is currently 23.)

“I don’t know if I’ll be ready to win New York,” Williams wrote in her essay, adding that she would be “lying” if she said she doesn’t want to reach the all-time milestone. “But I’m going to try.”

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