Psh, you assume you are the most important fan of The Crown? We hate to interrupt it to you, however that title really belongs to Nicki Minaj. In a quintessentially candid open letter posted on her official website, the 38-year-old rapper shared varied updates on what she’s been as much as recently, specifically ending an album, engaged on her HBO Max docuseries, and sure, binge-watching The Crown. “My darlings, as I full this album & documentary, I’m additionally obsessing over The Crown on Netflix,” she started, including that she’s “watched each single episode of each single season at the least 5 occasions every.” Now that, expensive reader, is what we prefer to name dedication.
What has Minaj so darn hooked on the royal drama, you ask? Properly, for starters, “Claire Foy’s excellent face” is an enormous issue. “I need to eat it,” she joked of the actress’s face, explaining that it “simply does the precise factor in each single scene.” Welp, we could not presumably agree extra with that evaluation. She added, “I can also’t consider how a lot I get pleasure from Gillian Anderson’s portrayal of Margaret Thatcher. Seeing as tho I am such a Meryl StreepINISTA.” (For many who aren’t self-proclaimed StreepINISTAs, she’s referencing the icon’s depiction of the previous UK prime minister in The Iron Woman, proving she actually is aware of her manner round royal household leisure content material.)
“[H]e’s a tad hunkier than the true Prince ever was — and sure, I simply used the phrase ‘hunkier.'”
Josh O’Connor additionally scored a well-deserved shout-out in Minaj’s message. “I really like Helena as Princess Margaret & Josh as Prince Charles, though let’s face it; he is a tad hunkier than the true Prince ever was — and sure, I simply used the phrase ‘hunkier,'” she wrote. After praising Olivia Colman, Minaj concluded, “BRAVO to the whole forged, writers & administrators.”
The singer-songwriter additionally used the message as a chance to adorably gush about her child son, whom she welcomed with husband Kenneth “Zoo” Petty in September. “I’ve additionally been fully overwhelmed with pleasure & achievement on the earth of Papa Bear,” she wrote. “Every day creates a brand new & fascinating, magical reminiscence that I disguise distant into a bit cute compartment of my coronary heart; vowing by no means to overlook any of it. Like. He is only a cute liddo marshmallow. I am unable to take it.” Yep, Minaj formally takes the throne as most devoted Crown fan and most doting mom.
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