Beyoncé sends her love to fellow Dream Girl Cheryl Lee Ralph.
After taking home an Emmy Monday night for her role in the satirical ABC sitcom “Abbott Elementary,” Ralph received the surprise of a lifetime from the “Break My Soul” singer.
in Instagram video The longtime actor shared with Ralph on Saturday, opening a card attached to a bouquet of white and yellow flowers, to find a message from Queen Bey.
“To the original girl of dreams, I send you a beautiful congratulations,” says Ralph, reading the card aloud. “All my love, Beyoncé.”
After reading the empowering icon’s note, the amazing actress puts her hands on her head in happy shock as she pours over the bouquet.
“Oh Beyoncé,” she sings in her weary voice as the Dreamgirls song plays from the movie’s soundtrack. “Awesome. I don’t have a voice but it’s great.”
Commenting on her message, the actress wrote: “Everyone has their own dream and all your dreams can come true. Just look in the mirror and love what is in front of you.
“Thank you @Beyonce,” she continued with the caption. “Don’t forget to dream about girls!”
The award-winning couple shares history as Ralph pioneered the role of Dina Jones on the Broadway show “Dreamgirls” in 1981 and won the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical.
In 2006, Beyoncé played the same role in the film version of the musical.
“Moesha”‘s illustrious youth moment — when she went down in history as the second black woman to ever win an Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series — ignited Hollywood’s fire.
The Queen of Beyhive wasn’t the only star who expressed her love for Ralph after her win. She also received a surprise flower delivery from Oprah Winfrey that was so huge that the delivery truck had to bring her home, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Fellow “Dreamgirls” actress and EGOT Award winner Jennifer Hudson also shared the praise, sending a bouquet of flowers to honor Ralph.
Ralph snatched wins over Alex Borstein (“The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”), Hannah Einbinder (“Hacks), Janelle James (“Abbott Elementary”), Kate McKinnon (“Saturday Night Live”), and Sarah Niles (” Ted Lasso”), Juno Temple (“Ted Lasso”) and Hannah Waddingham (“Ted Lasso”).
“Anyone who has ever had a dream and thought your dream…can’t come true, I’m here to tell you this is what faith looks like,” she said, accepting her award onstage on Monday as the crowd roared in applause. “This is what a struggle looks like. It never gives up on you.”
in A conversation with HuffPost In April, the famous actor called Abbott Elementary “a nice surprise”, adding, “I’m so grateful to have been able to continue like this in my career to enjoy this show at this time.”