She’s on top of the music business, while he’s one of the movie industry’s biggest stars.
And the two crossed paths on Thursday as Nicki Minaj and Jake Gyllenhaal posed for a shot backstage at The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, as they were both slated to make appearances on the venerated NBC program.
‘Jake & I are both on @jimmyfallon TONIGHT!!!!! I’m performing. Who’s watching?!!!!!!’ the Starships singer, 34, wrote in an Instagram post in which she was posed alongside the Brokeback Mountain star.
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Stars align: Nicki Minaj, 34, and Jake Gyllenhaal, 36, crossed paths backstage at The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon on Friday
The Queens, New York native was slated to take the stage with Yo Gotti on the broadcast to perform the song Rake It Up.
She was decked out in fab fashion for her outing, donning a sexy catsuit with matching boots, with patterns of currency with her image on it.
The low-cut ensemble allowed for an eye-popping exposure of cleavage, and the Side to Side stunner had a panel leaving her upper left leg exposed.
Nicki rounded out her ensemble with lots of diamonds, including a diamond-studded choker and wristbands, along with rings composed of enormous rocks.
Swagger: The charismatic entertainer made her way around the backstage area at The Tonight Show with her trademark confidence
Relaxed: The music star relaxed backstage prior to her outing on the program alongside Yo Gotti
The Beez In The Trap singer, who wore large hoop earrings, had her black mane down and parted with her makeup on point for the national television broadcast.
‘You’ll never be alone. I’ll be with you from dusk til dawn,’ the Anaconda artist added alongside a shot in which she was seated in a green room.
Fashionista: The songstress looked sultry in a black dress for the Marc Jacobs fashion show in NYC on Wednesday
Busy beauty: Nicki was seen Tuesday at the Hand in Hand telethon in NYC, which raised funds in excess of $44 million for victims of Hurricane Harvey
Heroic: Gyllenhaal posed with Jeff Bauman, who he plays in his new film Stronger, at NYC’s Walter Reade Theater on Thursday
Gyllenhaal, 36, lent his dapper presence in a simple suit of a white button-up top with black pants and dress shoes, sporting a light beard.
The Oscar-nominated actor was appearing to promote his new film Stronger, which is based on the true story of Jeff Bauman, who learns to walk again after losing his legs in the Boston Marathon bombing of 2013.
The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon airs on NBC at 11:35/10:35c. Stronger hits theaters September 22.