Yaya DaCosta wowed us as the legendary Whitney Houston in Lifetime’s controversial biopic and now she’s headed to Springfield to kick it with “The Simpsons.”

On Tuesday, the actress and model hopped on Instagram and gave her fans a sneak peek of her animated character, who will make her cartoon debut on Sunday (March 1).


A photo posted by Yaya DaCosta (@theyayadacosta) on

I met Homer Simpson!!!
5 days until my cartoon debut!
Check out the Simpsons, March 1st on FOX

Yaya is such a great chick and I’m very happy to see her out here getting it!

I wish her much success.