Steph Curry once again jumps on a viral trend, the ‘Get Out’ challenge


The NBA‘s reigning MVP Steph Curry is your 15-year-old cousin’s favorite hoops star in part because of his knack for social media.

He’ll coordinate routines with Michelle Obama, do the Mannequin Challenge, or let you in on locker room pranks, and he’s always early to viral trends. Case in point: As America’s teens do the “Get Out challenge,” which involves reenacting an iconic scene from Jordan Peele‘s trending thriller, so too did Curry.

Here he is menacingly running at the camera, before making a sharp pivot:

Trying to escape the sunken place #getout

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It’s not just Curry. The movie, about homicidal liberals in a rural town enslaving African-Americans, is a crowd-pleasing popcorn hit, and the kids can’t get enough.

H/T Sporting News

Ramon Ramirez

Ramon Ramirez

Ramon Ramirez is the news director, and formerly the Dot's entertainment editor and evening editor. His work has appeared in the Washington Post, Grantland, Washington City Paper, Austin American-Statesman, and Austin Monitor.