Kathy Bates Channels Bruno Mars, Wears Leopard-Print Ensemble For Incredible ‘Lip Sync Battle’ Performance

“Lip Sync Battle” has seen some incredible performances but this week’s could be one of the best , as Kathy Bates takes to the stage to channel Bruno Mars.

The 69-year-old faces off against Tone Bell in Thursday’s upcoming instalment, with her donning a gold medallion chain and leopard-print shirt for the occasion.

Bates can be seen dancing along to “That’s What I Like” in the epic teaser clip, with her pulling off some of Mars’ signature moves as the crowd cheer along.

The actress is even joined by some pyjama-clad dancers at one point, with them clutching champagne as they join in with the sexy routine behind her.

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The show’s emcee Chrissy Teigen was clearly a fan of the whole thing, with her screaming after the performance: “I finally have an answer when somebody asks me, which is always, ‘What’s your favorite LSB moment ever?'”

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The recently unveiled vid certainly got viewers excited for the latest episode, with many taking to Twitter to gush over the whole thing.

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