People.com Entertainment Movies Anne Hathaway Makes Masks a Fashion Statement in Hilarious Devil Wears Prada Callback The Oscar winner referenced her iconic 2006 film to remind people to continue wearing masks during the coronavirus outbreak By Benjamin VanHoose Benjamin VanHoose Twitter Benjamin VanHoose is an Associate Editor on the Movies team at PEOPLE. He's worked at PEOPLE for over three years as a writer and reporter across our Entertainment, Lifestyle and News teams, covering everything from the Johnny Depp v. Amber Heard trial to the Oscars. He regularly covers red carpet events and has interviewed stars like Drew Barrymore, Ryan Reynolds and Kirsten Dunst. He previously worked as a copy editor at Topix Media Lab. People Editorial Guidelines Published on June 19, 2020 10:58 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Anne Hathaway in The Devil Wears Prada (2006). Photo: Barry Wetcher/20th Century Fox/Kobal/Shutterstock Alright, everyone — gird your loins for this laugh-out-loud PSA from Anne Hathaway. On Thursday, the Oscar winner, 37, signed off on a fan's callback to her 2006 rom-com The Devil Wears Prada, stressing the importance of wearing face masks during the ongoing novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Hathaway, who played Andy Sachs in the film, re-posted the original tweet on Instagram. "'are you wearing the C—' 'the CDC recommended face covering because we’re still in the middle of the global COVID-19 pandemic? yeah, i am.'" reads the tweet, which swaps masks in for an enviable pair of Chanel boots in the original line of dialogue. Accompanying the spoof dialogue, the tweet featured a still of Hathaway in the movie edited to give her a face covering as an additional fashion statement. Hathaway gave her stamp of approval to the funny, timely reference, sharing the meme on her Instagram. She added a callback of her own in the caption: "Face Masks. During a pandemic. Ground breaking," she wrote, playing on the famous line, "Florals? For Spring? Groundbreaking," made by Meryl Streep's Miranda Priestly. Anne Hathaway's Favorite Princess Diaries Memory Is Julie Andrews Cursing: 'It Was Delightful' Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from juicy celebrity news to compelling human interest stories Per guidelines set by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, masks are essential in helping to slow the spread of the respiratory virus. Experts remind people to be sure both their mouths and nose are securely covered when wearing them in public. "Cloth face coverings may prevent the person wearing the mask from spreading respiratory droplets when talking, sneezing, or coughing," according to the guidelines. "If everyone wears a cloth face covering when out in public, such as going to the grocery store, the risk of exposure ... can be reduced for the community." "Since people may spread the virus before symptoms start, or even if people never have symptoms," the informational notice continues, "wearing a cloth face covering may protect others around you. Face coverings worn by others may protect you from getting the virus from people carrying the virus." RELATED VIDEO: Mark Ruffalo Reveals How Dark Waters Costar Anne Hathaway Helped During 'Crisis of Confidence' André Leon Talley on What The Devil Wears Prada Got Wrong About Anna Wintour This isn't the first time Hathaway has paid homage to The Devil Wears Prada. Honoring the 10-year anniversary of the film in 2016, Hathaway reflected on the movie, which also starred Emily Blunt, Stanley Tucci and Simon Baker. “What else can I say about the movie that changed my life? Thank you #thedevilwearsprada and happy 10 year anniversary!! (don’t let this make you feel old- good style is eternal xx),” she wrote on Instagram at the time. As information about the coronavirus pandemic rapidly changes, PEOPLE is committed to providing the most recent data in our coverage. Some of the information in this story may have changed after publication. For the latest on COVID-19, readers are encouraged to use online resources from CDC, WHO, and local public health departments. PEOPLE has partnered with GoFundMe to raise money for the COVID-19 Relief Fund, a GoFundMe.org fundraiser to support everything from frontline responders to families in need, as well as organizations helping communities. For more information or to donate, click here.