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Dionne Warwick Teyana Taylor

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Dionne Warwick would like Teyana Taylor to play her in a biopic she casually pitched to Netflix, and it’s likely because the singer looks like her long lost granddaughter.

After asking people if they would be interested in a movie about her life, the legendary singer and new queen of Twitter emphatically stated, “Please don’t ask who I would cast to play me as it would obviously be @TEYANATAYLOR.”

Taylor was absolutely, positively for it, responding to Warwick with, “When the LEGENDARY @therealdionnew had this moment w/ @netflix & they started jotting notes in their palm pilots…I was lookin at them likeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee.”

We’d love to see the biopic with Taylor happen, and after digging through the photo crates, we need it to happen based on the similarities in their appearance alone. Check out photos of the two women from over the years where they held their mouths, their gazes and their entire faces the same way. If you’d like to go down a rabbit hole to see ways in which Dionne Warwick and Teyana Taylor look eerily similar, we’ve got you covered.

Dionne Warwick Teyana Taylor

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American singer Dionne Warwick posed in Hyde Park, London in 1965. (Photo by David Redfern/Redferns)

NEW YORK, NY – SEPTEMBER 18: (L-R) Teyana Taylor and 2 Chainz visit BET’s “106 & Park” at BET Studios on September 18, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/WireImage)

Dionne Warwick Teyana Taylor

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The women, pictured here more than 40 years apart, in England and in Houston, have a similar look in these images.

As for this biopic, word on the curb is that Taylor and Warwick discussed the movie idea over the phone after Warwick’s tweets and both were down for it.

American singer Dionne Warwick posed in the grounds of Blenheim Palace in the town of Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England in 1968. (Photo by David Redfern/Redferns)

HOUSTON, TX – FEBRUARY 15: Rapper Teyana Taylor performs at Adidas Store in the Galleria Mall on February 15, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Earl Gibson III/WireImage)

Dionne Warwick Teyana Taylor

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A young Taylor and Warwick’s cheekbones were popping in these pictures, and they held their lips the same.

“Our sources tell us Dionne reached out to Karen Civil, a member of Teyana’s team, and Karen connected them by phone,” per TMZ. “We’re told DW and TT spoke for a while about Dionne’s biographical series ideas, and Teyana expressed her desire to play the part.”

Portrait of singer Dionne Warwick wearing a black cocktail dress.

NEW YORK – AUGUST 25: Teyana Taylor attends AJ Crimson’s birthday celebration at ADIDAS Originals on August 25, 2008 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Dionne Warwick Teyana Taylor

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Sporting similar smiles (and noses actually), the ladies share a resemblance in these images of the legend and Taylor with her daughter, Junie.

Dionne Warwick (Photo by Ron Galella/Ron Galella Collection via Getty Images)

ATLANTA, GA – SEPTEMBER 4: Teyana Taylor with her daughter Iman Tayla “Junie” Shumpert Jr. Baby Buddha Bug Collection Hosted By Teyana Taylor & Iman Shumpert at Pressed on September 4, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images)

Dionne Warwick Teyana Taylor

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It’s also reported that Netflix is interested in working with Warwick on an actual series as opposed to just a movie. Her family is reportedly trying to iron things out.

American singer Dionne Warwick posed during rehearsals for the ABC Television music television show ‘Thank Your Lucky Stars’ at Alpha Television Studios in Aston, Birmingham in November 1964. Dionne Warwick would go on to sing the song ‘Reach Out For Me’ on the show, first broadcast on 28th November 1964. (Photo by David Redfern/Redferns)

NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 13: Meek Mill, Teyana Taylor and Wale attend the MMG Album listening party at Sin City on June 13, 2012 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Shareif Ziyadat/FilmMagic)

Dionne Warwick Teyana Taylor

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This opportunity for Taylor comes as she was just considering retiring, at least from music. That’s what she said in early December.

“I’m retiring this chapter of my story with the comfort that I can depart with peace of mind seeing that all the hard work & passion put in was indeed loved & supported somewhere in the world!”

American singer Dionne Warwick performing on the BBC TV music show, ‘Top Of The Pops’, London, 1968. (Photo by Ron Howard/Redferns)

BROOKLYN, NY – SEPTEMBER 09: Teyana Taylor performs on stage at 2018 Essence Street Style Festival on September 9, 2018 in Brooklyn City. (Photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images for Essence)

Dionne Warwick Teyana Taylor

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Taylor, pictured here with the same big grin as Warwick, thanked her fans for their love and support, confident that opportunities were going to roll out for her.

To all my supporters from day 1 & all my new ones I love you and I thank you for everything & don’t worry y’all know 🤎 all hustlers have the understanding that when one door closes another will open…either that or I’m pickin da locks petunia!!!

Musician Dionne Warwick backstage in Autumn 1964 in New York. (Photo by Don Paulsen/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

ATLANTA, GA – FEBRUARY 01: Teyana Taylor and Lori Harvey attend a Party at Oak Nightclub on February 1, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia.(Photo by Prince Williams/Wireimage)

Dionne Warwick Teyana Taylor

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As for Warwick, we told you that she loves herself some Twitter these days.

“Well hello. And this is for all of you Tweeters, who have decided that I’m not tweeting my own stuff to you,” she said in a video earlier this month. “I want you to know I am, and I’m getting very, very, very good at it.”

HOLLYWOOD, CA – APRIL 25: Dionne Warwick attends A Gift Of Music Concert Benefit on April 25, 1981 at Metromedia Square in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./Ron Galella Collection via Getty Images)

INGLEWOOD, CA – AUGUST 27: Teyana Taylor attends the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on August 27, 2017 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Dionne Warwick Teyana Taylor

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Her niece, Brittani Warwick, the one who encouraged her to get on Twitter, told Harper’s Bazaar the family finds it hilarious that she’s found so much fame on the social media app.

“Everybody thinks it’s hilarious. I mean, we already knew that she was so funny. We would call her a comedian and tell her that she’s in the wrong business. Once she got integrated with Twitter, now that’s all my family will watch, because we were like, ‘Oh, my gosh, what is she going to say today? Is she going to clap-back at somebody? What is she going to do?’ She’s very unpredictable as well—which, again, makes Twitter the perfect place for her.”

Guest star Dionne Warwick on THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW, January 20, 1968. (Photo by CBS Photo Archive/Getty Images)

NEW YORK, NY – SEPTEMBER 20: Singer Teyana Taylor is seen outside the “Wendy Williams Show” on September 20, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)

Dionne Warwick Teyana Taylor

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As we said, we’re hopeful that this biopic, or biographical series, will take place. We’re trying to see Taylor perform “Walk on By” in a ’60s-inspired wig, chile. Something, among many things, to look forward to in the new year. Fingers crossed!

American singer Dionne Warwick reading a well-wishing telegram from Dusty Springfield at her London hotel, 20th May 1964. (Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – DECEMBER 30: Teyana Taylor attends a basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Sacramento Kings at Staples Center on December 30, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images)

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