Mind officially blown.
The actress was Oscar nominated for her performance as the late singer in the 1993 film What’s Love Got To Do With It.
Twitter loved the actors coming together in a touching moment to honour Angela, who lost the Best Actress in a Supporting Role award to Jamie Lee Curtis.
It's 2023 – how has Glenn Close *still* never won an Oscar?
The West Side Story star's deadpan remark to Diego Luna drew laughs from the audience.
The A-listers from the big and small screen were out in force at this year's ceremony.
“I guess Angela Bassett did the thing!”
The Oscar winner name-checked all the female nominees at the awards show, which included the cryptic line, “Angela Bassett did the thing.”
We're not the only ones who can't get "Angela Bassett did the thing, Viola Davis my Woman King" out of their heads, right?
We're over the moon for Paul Mescal and Stephanie Hsu – but where were Dolly De Leon and Danielle Deadwyler?