“Mothers is Mothering”- Michelle Yeoh and Cate Blanchett Share a Moment at the 2023 Film Indie Awards, But Fans See a “Vision”

Published 03/05/2023, 6:30 PM EST

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Michelle Yeoh and Cate Blanchett are perhaps the two women who have portrayed out-of-the-box characters and have been rather successful at it. Their recent movie Everything Everywhere All at Once is a testament to this fact. After the SAG awards, the movie once again dominated another awards show, the 39th annual Film Independent Spirit Awards swooping a total of 7 accolades. But what dominated fan hearts was Yeoh and Blanchett’s moment on the red carpet.


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This year’s Spirit Awards notably brought out a plethora of smiles, laughter, and tears from the winners, presenters, hosts, and even the audience. And among many, Yeoh and Blanchett filled their red carpet entry with love and hugs. As reported by The Hollywood Reporter, Blanchett, who was wearing a spectacular black co-ord set hugged Yeoh from behind for pictures. Furthermore, as she was leaving, the Malaysian actress followed and gave her a tight hug.


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The Crazy Rich Asians actress, who took home the award for the best performance, the top leading actress, also triumphed last week at the SAG awards over the top rival Blanchett and might as well become the first Asian woman to win the Academy Awards for her performance in Everything Everywhere All at Once. Notably, while the two women were rivals at SAG, at the 2023 Film Independent Spirit Awards they showed deep affection towards each other.

As soon as fans caught up with the tweet, they tapped in to provide their two cents and send all their love to the two actresses.

Fans fill the comment section to the brim with reactions and ‘aww’ moments

Notably, as soon as the media outlets posted the exclusive videos, their fans were seemingly filled with a plethora of emotions expressing it all in the comments, with one writing, “Mothers is mothering.

Another fan wrote, “their joint motherism>>>>” Many others also join in, calling the two spectacular actresses, “Mothers.”

Meanwhile, one fan expressed their feelings with a GIF and “my poor heart” as a caption.

Another one said. “In the pantheon of dramatic WW actresses, Cate (Blanchette) exemplifies BDE.”

One fan also expressed their excitement by tweeting that they can now die easily


Another fan said it is a sistermance that keeps giving

One fan also started pitching different rom-com scripts for them

One fan also expressed how they are seeing a vision looking at their moment on the red carpet.


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Well, not to deny, the two certainly had a moment to cherish forever at the award ceremony.


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What are your thoughts about it? Are you also head over heels for their ‘sistermance’? Do let us know in the comment section below.



Prithvi Shah

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Prithvi Shah is a writer at Netflix Junkie. Currently pursuing her Bachelor's in English Literature at St Xavier's University, Prithvi, who is a brown belt in Karate, adores Cobra Kai; her other favourite shows include The Witcher, Emily in Paris and Gilmore Girls. Home Alone and Harry Potter have been her go to movies since childhood.