Zoe Saldana Reenacts TLC’s ‘No Scrubs’ on ‘Lip Sync Battle’

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Zoe and TLC are a matchup we didn't know we needed!

While we agree that Zoe Saldana may not make the best Nina Simone, she killed it as an honorary TLC member for a night on Spike’s Lip Sync Battle, bringing out members Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas and Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins for a special throwback rendition of “No Scrubs.”

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True to the 1999 hit, Saldana performed in costume and hair emblematic of TLC’s “No Scrub” music video.

Following her brilliant performance, not to be outdone, her Star-Trek co-star, Zachary Quinto, also took us back with a hilarious lip sync rendition of Missy Elliott’s “Get Ur Freak On,” stunning  host LL Cool J and prompting an approving re-tweet from Missy herself.

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Watch the full performances in the clip above.

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