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Despite their 18 year age difference, Janelle Monáe and Marsai Martin have a lot in common. They’re both killing it at their respective crafts (Martin is a fan favorite on Black-ish; Monáe is touring and set to headline the second season of Amazon’s Homecoming), producing new projects like crazy, and killing it on every single red carpet that they step on to. So when we found out that — surprise! — they’re related, it actually wasn’t all that shocking.

Janelle Monáe: My favorite look of yours was your gown at the NAACP Image Awards. You looked stunning.

Marsai Martin: Aw, thanks! I liked the Romona Keveza dress I wore to the BET Awards too. It was all gold, and I was like, “This is a trophy outfit.”

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