On Tuesday, Biles won her fourth gold medal at the Rio Olympic Games, in the gymnastics floor final. And then she met Efron.
She soon posted photos of herself and the actor, 28, plus a video in which Efron leans in for a kiss and Biles can hardly contain herself.
The two first started interacting online when Efron tweeted last week about her amazing skills at Rio. “So phenomenal a skill’s named after her. Congrats on sticking the Biles and qualifying for the finals @Simone_Biles!” he wrote.
Today host Hoda Kotb later revealed she was behind the plot to help Biles meet her long-time crush, and the full meeting will be aired on the Wednesday morning broadcast.
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Efron also gave some love to Biles’ teammates.
Biles previously told PEOPLE about her admiration for the actor: “I have a celebrity crush on Zac Efron because he has very good looks and I’ve heard he’s nice.” Hence purchasing his life-size cutout.
“Sometimes I used to kiss him on the cheek,” Biles said of her “Efron” – but it was a “little strange.”