Joshua Jackson Challenges James Van Der Beek's Infamous Ugly Cry Meme: 'I'm Coming for Your Crown'

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PEOPLE.com—James Van Der Beek‘s reign as the best internet meme could be coming to an end. Joshua Jackson challenged his former Dawson’s Creek costar to a cry-off on Instagram on Monday. The actor posted a side-by-side photo of himself crying against the infamous photo of a young Van Der Beek shedding a tear on their show. “I’m coming for your crown @vanderjames,” Jackson, 40, captioned the above photo. Van Der Beek, 41, responded in the comments, writing, “Bring it.” The photo of Jackson is from a recent...

Joshua Jackson takes on Dawson Crying meme with his own ‘The Affair’ cry face. Joshua Jackson is giving his Dawson’s Creek costar James Van Der Beek a run for his money when it comes to onscreen crying faces. On Sunday, Jackson thanked fans on Instagram for their continued support of his work on the Showtime drama The Affair, sharing a photo of his character from the Aug. 5 episode in tears next to the oft-memed pic of Van Der Beek crying on Dawson’s Creek. “I’m coming for your crown @vanderjames,” Jackson wrote in the photo’s caption, to which Van Der Beek replied in the...