Internet Friends Caitlyn Jenner and Laverne Cox Just Became IRL Friends

It was destined to happen.

Caitlyn Jenner
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After a singular, exceedingly charming interaction on the World Wide Web, Laverne Cox and Caitlyn Jenner have taken their internet friendship offline. 

Joining Jenner's close pal Candis Cayne (opens in new tab) and a group of other prominent transgender women for a private screening of I Am Cait (opens in new tab), Cox wrote that she had long waited to meet the docu-series' star.

If this isn't the start of a beautiful friendship, we don't know what is. 

Chelsea Peng is a writer and editor who was formerly the assistant editor at She's also worked for The Strategist and Refinery29, and is a graduate of Northwestern University. On her tombstone, she would like a GIF of herself that's better than the one that already exists on the Internet and a free fro-yo machine. Besides frozen dairy products, she's into pirates, carbs, Balzac, and snacking so hard she has to go lie down.