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19 Times Angela Bassett Outshined Everyone

No one can outshine this woman.

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1. When she showed up in this crop top and blazer and basically looked better than everyone who's ever worn a crop top and blazer.

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2. When she looked into the camera and smiled over her shoulder and hearts stopped.

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3. When you realized that she hasn't aged at all. AT ALL.

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4. When she flawlessly played Tina Turner.

Sidenote: Sometimes I still get angry when I see Laurence Fishburne even though I know he's not Ike Turner. He played him so well, I just still have feelings.
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Sidenote: Sometimes I still get angry when I see Laurence Fishburne even though I know he's not Ike Turner. He played him so well, I just still have feelings.

5. When she got bangs.

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6. When she won a Golden Globe.

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7. When she looked like a disco queen while walking a man on a leash in the American Horror Story: Hotel teaser.

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8. In American Horror Story: Coven.

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9. In American Horror Story: Freakshow.

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10. Every time she walks the red carpet with her husband Courtney B. Vance and you're reminded true love still exists.

They've been married since 1997.
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They've been married since 1997.

11. When she outshined Eddie Murphy's hairpiece in Vampire in Brooklyn.

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12. When she got her groove back in How Stella Got Her Groove Back.

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13. When she'd had enough in Waiting to Exhale.

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You should really watch this movie.

14. When she stunted on everyone at the AHS: Hotel premiere.

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15. When she hung out with The Rock.

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16. When she announced the Oscar nominees in 1995 but no one cared because Angela was the only person that mattered.

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17. Or, ya know, when she was just casually having a girls night with Oprah Winfrey.

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18. When she danced next to 2 Chainz.

19. And when this happened.

How can all this beauty be in one picture?!
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How can all this beauty be in one picture?!

Honestly, she's a fucking legend.

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