Beyonce may have lost the big Grammy races but on Monday, we learned that she is the inspiration for Titus Andromedon (Tituss Burgess) on the upcoming third season of “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.” The hit Netflix laffer will stream beginning on May 19.
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That timing couldn’t be better as it is just days before TV academy voters will be filling in their Emmy nomination ballots. Burgess has reaped Comedy Supporting Actor bids for each of the first two seasons of this Tina Fey series. He lost in 2015 to Tony Hale (“Veep”) and last year to Louie Anderson (“Basket”).
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Take a look at the teaser trailer above to see Titus go full Beybe, right down to the iconic yellow dress, as he takes his revenge on his boyfriend Mikey Politano (Mike Carlsen). That construction worker must have done his man wrong as Titus takes a baseball bat to Mikey’s truck in the spirit of Beyonce in the video “Hold Up.”