A few fans believed they saw Beyonce on the stage of the 2022 U.S. Open, but it was actually the actress Laverne Cox!

The 50-year-old actress who has been Emmy-nominated four times for Orange is the New Black was sitting in the crowd wearing a black 

Laverne Cox

dress and an identical black mask for her face on the evening of Monday (August 29) in New York City.

Laverne The actor was present at the game to support Serena Williams who is playing her last U.S. Open ahead of her retirement from tennis.

I was not confused with @Beyonce during the #USOpen tonight, then it's trending on Twitter as the world laughs over the misidentification.

These tweets are hilarious and hilarious. Enjoy!!! "Go @serenawilliams#GOAT #Serena," Laverne posted on Instagram.