Also, ICYMI, Janelle Monae has only been in two movies and both were nominated for Best Picture. And that’s her SIDE hustle yo. That’s like you applied for a part time job for some extra spending money and they promoted you to Vice President on the second day.
“When I started my musical career, I was a maid,” she told the audience. “I used to clean houses. My parents, my mother was a proud janitor. My stepfather, who raised me like his very own, worked at the post office and my father was a trash man — they all wore uniforms. And that’s why I stand here today in my black and white and I wear my uniform to honor them.”