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What is the Zoolander Meme?

On TikTok, the Zoolander meme went viral with over 470 million views.

The meme is also known as the Zoolander walk off, lightskin stare, or oh, who is she.

Zoolander is an American comedy film that is based on the fashion industry.

It references a couple of films directed by Russell Bates and written by Drake Sather and Stiller.

The film is about top people in the fashion industry hired as hitmen.

In this article, you’ll learn what is the Zoolander meme on TikTok, template, generator, the song name, and more.

What is the Zoolander meme?

The Zoolander meme is from Zoolander, a film that’s based on the fashion industry.

The meme features two characters from the film—Derek and Hansel.

Derek Zoolander is the main character of the show while Hansel is a protagonist.

Derek is formerly Hansel’s rival, but now they work together to fight terrorists.

The meme on TikTok is about telling a funny and relatable scenario using captions.

The video that’s taken from the film, is known as the Derek vs. Hansel walk-off where they both stare at each other.

When Derek walks, the first caption is shown and when Hansel walks, the second caption is shown.

Here’s an example, Derek: “My manager wondering where I am”.

Hansel, “Me showing up late with Starbucks”.

Zoolander memes

@yesisketch posted a meme with the caption “POV: you see your sister walk in wearing the shirt you thought you lost weeks ago”.

The video got over 8.7 million views and more than 1.7 million likes.

Here are some of the comments, “Bro did the light skin stare”, “Why is Zoolander coming back? I’m so confused”, “I can’t with this edits”.

@nikolinajohnson posted the meme with the captions, “My manager wondering where I am” followed by “Me showing up late with Starbucks”.

The video got over 950k views and more than 129k likes.

Here are some of the comments, “This meme will never get old i swear”, “I wish the video was longer, it’s cut off too short”, “Employee of the year”.

Zoolander meme template

To make the meme, download the template above and use a video editing tool like CapCut or Kapwing.

You need telling a funny scenario by adding a couple of captions.

You also need to include this song: https://www.tiktok.com/music/Yotube-AstroCapella-7167022331829701382.

Here’s the song in the meme: Who Is She x The Perfect Girl – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vKS7oUXwg_w.

The first caption is added when the first guy looks behind and stares at the second guy.

The second caption is added when the second guy stares at the first guy.

You can get inspiration from the memes that are popular on TikTok.

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