Lupita Nyong'o

Actress The daughter of Kenyan politician Anyang’ Nyong’o, Lupita Nyong’o left her native Kenya to study film and theater in the United States. After earning her degree from Hampshire College, the multi-talented actress worked on production crews for various American films, including 2005’s The Constant Gardener. She built her name as a reputable screenwriter, director and actress in Kenya for a short stint before returning to the US and enrolling in the Yale School of Drama. Lupita won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in her feature film debut in Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave.

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Lupita Nyong'o's Oscar Dress Stolen From Hotel Room

Update: thief returns the pearl-adorned Calvin Klein gown worth $150,000, apparently upset the gemstones were fake.

B* Real: Funny Style Looks Back at Past Oscars Fashion

Will Halle Berry's 2002 dress get a Yes Ma'am or a No Ma'am? (2/25/2015)

B* Real: Lupita’s Calvin Klein Oscar Dress Is the Chicest

Amanda Seales gives a hilarious recap of who wore it best. (2/24/2015)

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Lupita Nyong'o: 'I Can Love Myself' Without Makeup

The Oscar winner talks self-confidence, fame and social media.

Lupita Nyong’o Looks Fresh-faced and Spring-Ready for Lucky Magazine

The actress goes for color and a bit of skin for her latest cover.
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