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Lupita Nyong'o

Lupita Nyong'o is an actress, film and music video director of dual Kenyan and Mexican citizenship. After graduating from Hampshire College with a bachelor's degree in film and theatre studies, Nyong'o worked as a production assistant on several Hollywood films. In 2008 she made her acting debut with the short film East River and subsequently starred in the Kenyan television series Shuga (2009). Also in 2009, she wrote, produced and directed the documentary film In My Genes. Nyong'o later completed a master's degree in acting from the Yale School of Drama, followed by her first feature film role in Steve McQueen's historical drama 12 Years a Slave (2013). Her role in the film was widely acclaimed, earning her the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, among numerous other awards and nominations. In 2014, she was named "The Most Beautiful Woman" by People.


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Born:
Mar 1, 1983 In Mexico City - Mexico
Movie/TV Credits:
14
Première apparrition :
In the movie Americanah
Dernier projet:
Film Black Panther 2018-02-12
Connu pour
Poster of Black Panther
Poster of Queen of Katwe
Poster of This Is My Africa
Poster of Americanah
Filmographie
Film Americanah 2018
Film Black Panther Nakia 2018-02-12
Film Star Wars, épisode VIII : Les Derniers Jedi Maz Kanata 2017-12-13
Film The Wonderful World of Disney: Disneyland 60 Herself 2016-02-21
Film Secrets Of The Force Awakens - A Cinematic Journey Herself 2016-04-16
Film Queen of Katwe Harriet Mutesi 2016-09-23
Film Le Livre de la jungle Raksha (voice) 2016-04-07
Film Star Wars: Greatest Moments 2015-12-26
Film Star Wars, épisode VII : le Réveil de la Force Maz Kanata 2015-12-15
Film Non-Stop Gwen 2014-01-26
Film 12 Years a Slave Patsey 2013-10-18
Film East River F 2009-01-01
Film This Is My Africa Herself 2008-04-01
Series Cérémonie des Oscars Lupita Nyong'o 1953-03-18