Tia Mowry has her have interpretation of Beyoncé’s “Freakum Dress” — and she does not treatment what you assume about it.
Two several years ago, the 45-year-aged actress took to TikTok to share a video of herself getting ready whilst listening to Beyoncé’s strike 2006 observe, which characteristics the Grammy winner, 42, encouraging listeners to put on their flirtiest frock, especially one particular that is “short and backless.” Mowry, however, opted for a deconstructed blazer that showcased a strapless neckline and vast-leg trousers.
The video resurfaced before this 7 days, with followers teasing Mowry for undertaking the development “wrong” via Twitter. “That’s not a freakum dress,” a person social media person wrote. Mowry, nevertheless, did not permit the responses get to her. Alternatively, she doubled down, publishing a new video clip on Tuesday, November 7, that confirmed her in a further pair of pants.
“Heard y’all were conversing about me on Twitter, y’all ain’t ever heard of a ‘freakum’ pantsuit?” Mowry captioned an Instagram video that showed her in a white lace getup when Beyoncé’s tune played in the qualifications. The ensemble bundled an embroidered blazer with higher-waisted bottoms that highlighted see-by cloth.
Mowry’s followers praised the glance, with one supporter using to the reviews area to write, “She said lemme try all over again. I love this!!!”
A second social media consumer wrote, “A freakum pantsuit is wild, but this is hearth,” as a 3rd added, “This match is Every thing!!!!”
Mowry solely opened up to Us Weekly about the viral second on Thursday, November 9, whilst advertising her new JCPenney partnership that introduces the #PennyPrepperChallenge, a new social media challenge to really encourage getaway hosts to share how they purchase all of their party provides for underneath $300.
“I was like, ‘What is going on?’” Mowry reported of fans reviving the two-calendar year-aged TikTok clip. “I shot that movie two and a half several years back, and I was like, ‘What far better way to clap again than to make exciting of on your own?’ I’m at that area where I’m not using issues as well seriously.”
Mowry ongoing, “I’m all about transferring on with enjoy and compassion, so I was like, ‘Let me just redo this movie.’”
The Sister, Sister alum asserted, nonetheless, that she’s “not changing for nobody” and will not be donning a “freakum dress” just because people today want her to.
“That’s not likely to transpire,” Mowry told Us. “[I was like], ‘Let me just have fun,’ and I did. I noticed on Twitter that the video clip is at 4.5 million views. I’m like, ‘Oh, my gosh. Thank you.’”