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Simone Biles Eyes Pizza While Back-Flipping In Glitter Leotard

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By Rebecca Cukier

Simone Biles isn't just ordering Uber Eats. She's fronting it. The 23-year-old gymnast's Monday Instagram posts were all dedicated to her new gig promoting the door-delivered takeout service – the global pandemic may see millions of businesses shutting down, but for takeout mogul Uber Eats, it looks like there's room to invest. Simone's 3.9 million followers got the world's most-decorated athlete power-flipping her way across a room, they got her "cauliflower cheese pizza" order, plus another familiar face. Check it out below.

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Cauliflower Cheese Pizza, Extra Broccolini

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Scroll for the video. It showed Simone all dressed up in her gymnastics gear and dropping the moves that have earned her 30 World and Olympic medals. The Ohio native lunged into her giant flips from a gym setting, landing perfectly and raising both arms for a big smile and a reveal segway into the promo.

"Tonight, I'll be eating cheesy cauliflower pizza with extra broccolini," Biles said. At this point, hairdresser and "Queer Eye" host Jonathan Van Ness appeared in the exact same outfit, but not quite able to deliver Simone's level of gymnastics.

Jokes The Stunts Are 'All' Him

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Keep scrolling for the video. Simone's glittery, green, and long-sleeved leotard, now echoed in a direct copy look from Jonathan, came with the hairdresser adding tiny PVC shorts. His subpar moves were the impetus behind Simone's caption.

"Yep those stunts are 💯 all @jvn 🙌 @ubereats #ad," she wrote.

It looks like it's working. Fans are loving the moves, but they're also suddenly remembering how badly they're craving takeout. "For real, I literally need pizza rn," one wrote, with another telling Simone she should front the pizza itself.

Reese Witherspoon Approves!

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Celebrities are also loving it. "Little Fires Everywhere" star Reese Witherspoon was quick to comment with a "100," although others spotted all the details, including the "GOAT" mention in the video as Jonathan attempted to recreate Simone's signature flips.

"Love the disclaimer: “She’s the GOAT, Do not attempt”. Oh, we know!! 😂😂," one fan joked.

Simone, who also fronts SK-II skincare brand and sportswear giant Nike, is likely netting some handsome profits from the ad – with just under 4 million followers, the estimated pay is below.

Paid Ad, What Are The Earnings?

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Simone, no stranger to promos and having flogged laundry giant's Tide Pods back in 2016, may well have earned herself a double whammy today. If paid per post, that's two from the athlete in one day, with experts at Vox weighing in on the potential pay.

"Influencers with up to 1 million followers can get $10,000 [per post], depending on the platform, and 1 million followers and up, you’re getting into territory where they can charge $100,000. Some can even get $250,000 for a post"

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