Making Meme-ories: Spike Lee’s Prince-Inspired Outfit Brought Out Twitter’s Comedians
Spike Lee’s positively purple ensemble at the 2016 BET Awards on Jun. 26 was supposed to be a nod to the musician Prince, who was honored throughout the show with numerous tribute performances.
However, from his purple top hat to his matching tie, Twitter basically confirmed that the legendary director’s outfit missed the mark. Most of the responses noted that Lee’s get-up made him look like the Candy Man himself, Willy Wonka.
Check out some of our favorite responses to this outfit-don’t in the gallery above.