Aca-awesome! When Anna Kendrick revealed that she refused to pose ‘sexy’ for the ‘Pitch Perfect 2’ poster, her fans were totally inspired to copy her style. Now, the ‘#BossPitch’ meme is going viral!
Anna Kendrick, 29, is inspiring girls everywhere to be themselves and not what someone else wants them to be. As fans continue to copy her Beca Mitchell style by posing in front of Pitch Perfect 2 posters all over the world, she unknowingly created a viral meme featuring some pretty awesome #BossPitch’s!
Anna Kendrick’s ‘Pitch Perfect 2’ Meme Inspires Fans
She’s become a household name faster than anyone realizes, and now she can also be called an inspiration. Or, should I say, aca-inspiration!
It started with just two photos put together for an Instagram collage on her account, showing two very clever fans giving their best “Beca Mitchell” face. “Love this. Keep it up nerds. #BadBitches #BecaEffinMitchell,” Anna captioned the post, which quickly spawned an insta-trend.
The next post featured six new girls all doing the Beca Mitchell, and Anna’s caption said all they needed to hear: “They were sweating because I wouldn’t strike a sexy pose. Love that you guys embrace Beca the badass!”
Now, being a “#BossPitch” is a meme that is growing by the minute as girls and guys of all ages are stopping to pose with Pitch Perfect 2 posters everywhere. Way to go, Anna!
Elizabeth Banks: ‘Pitch Perfect’ Embraces The Misfits
But, it’s not just about snagging a spot on Anna’s Instagram. In fact, it actually goes much deeper than that.
When it comes to the fan craze surrounded the Pitch Perfect franchise, it’s all about the “inclusiveness” that the film and it’s cast provided, Elizabeth Banks recently told HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY.
“I think one of the things people loved about the movie is that we embraced people of all shapes, sizes, ethnicities, sexual orientation, I mean you name it. And, by the way, we made jokes at everyone’s expense, too,” Elizabeth, who directed the sequel, explained.
That being said, a huge thank you to Anna, Elizabeth, and the rest of the cast and crew of Pitch Perfect for being so aca-awesome — and aca-inspiring!
Tell us, HollywoodLifers — Are YOU inspired by Anna and the girls from Pitch Perfect? Will you join in the #BossPitch fun on Instagram? Comment below!
— Lauren Cox