The Brief: "Understands The Assignment" Twitter memes consist of photos of an actor that showcase their range and skill.


Twitter users are revealing which actors they feel are skilled at their craft as part of the “Understands The Assignment” memes. These tweets consist of the caption “understands/understood the assignment” with up to four photos of an actor from various TV shows or movies that showcase their range.

Here’s Queen Latifah in everything from action to period pieces.

Daniel Kaluuya’s range extends from horror to historical.

Meryl Streep:

Mckenna Grace:

Michelle Yeoh:

Some of the most popular takes are the ones that included a combination of photos between two different actors who look alike.

More takes:

James McAvoy: