Beyoncé is sending her like to fellow Dreamgirl Sheryl Lee Ralph.
After taking residence an Emmy on Monday night for her function in ABC’s mockumentary sitcom “Abbott Elementary,” Ralph acquired the shock of a lifetime from the “Break My Soul” singer.
In an Instagram video shared by Ralph on Saturday, the longtime actor opens a card connected to a white and yellow flower bouquet, discovering a message from Queen Bey.
“To the original Dreamgirl, sending you a beautiful congratulations,” Ralph says, studying the cardboard aloud. “All my love, Beyoncé.”
After studying the empowering icon’s observe, the visibly astonished actor locations her arms on her head in blissful shock as she gushes over the bouquet.
“Oh Beyoncé,” she sings together with her overworked voice as “Dreamgirls” from the film soundtrack performs within the clip. “Wonderful. I don’t have a voice but it’s wonderful.”
The actor wrote within the caption of her put up: “Everyone has their own special dream and all your dreams can come true. Just look in the mirror and love what’s in front of you.”
“Thank you @beyonce,” she continued within the caption. “Don’t forget to dream girls!”
The award-winning pair share historical past as Ralph pioneered the function of Deena Jones within the Broadway present “Dreamgirls” in 1981 and went on to win the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical.
In 2006, Beyoncé performed the identical function within the film model of the musical.
The “Moesha” alum’s shining second — when she made historical past because the second Black girl ever to win an Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series — set Hollywood ablaze.
The Queen of the Beyhive wasn’t the one A-list star to precise love for Ralph following her victory. She additionally acquired a shock supply of flowers from Oprah Winfrey that was so large, a supply truck needed to carry them to her residence, per The Hollywood Reporter.
Fellow “Dreamgirls” actor and EGOT winner Jennifer Hudson additionally joined in on the reward, sending an association of flowers to honor Ralph .
Ralph snagged the win over Alex Borstein (“The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”), Hannah Einbinder (“Hacks), Janelle James (“Abbott Elementary”), Kate McKinnon (“Saturday Night Live”), Sarah Niles (“Ted Lasso”), Juno Temple (“Ted Lasso”) and Hannah Waddingham (“Ted Lasso”).
“Anyone who has ever, ever had a dream and thought your dream … couldn’t come true, I am here to tell you that this is what believing looks like,” she stated, accepting her award onstage Monday as the gang roared in applause. “This is what striving looks like. And don’t you ever, ever give up on you.”
In a dialog with HuffPost in April, the acclaimed actor described “Abbott Elementary” as a “sweet surprise,” including: “I’m just so thankful that I have been able to last like this in my career to enjoy this show at this time.”