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Lupita Nyong'o Talks About the Beauty of Braiding Hair Play

Lupita Nyong’o Talks About the Beauty of Braiding Hair

by Jamilah King on June 30 2014, 12:44PM

The actress opens up about one of her passions.

Topics: Culture

Lupita Nyong'o Describes the End of Her Anonymity in Vogue

Lupita Nyong’o Describes the End of Her Anonymity in Vogue

by Jamilah King on June 19 2014, 10:21AM

The actress talks about her whirlwind of a year.

Topics: Culture

Star Wars Fans, Get Ready: Lupita Nyong'o Cast in Episode VII

Star Wars Fans, Get Ready: Lupita Nyong’o Cast in Episode VII

by Jamilah King on June 2 2014, 1:06PM

The new film is being directed by J.J. Abrams and is scheduled to be released next year.

Topics: Culture

Lupita Nyong'o Options Film Rights to 'Americanah'

Lupita Nyong’o Options Film Rights to ‘Americanah’

by Jamilah King on May 30 2014, 11:27AM

Chimimanda Ngozi Adichie’s most popular work is coming to the big screen.

Topics: Culture

Lupita Nyong'o Teaches Kids How to Laugh on Mexico's 'Sesame Street' Play

Lupita Nyong’o Teaches Kids How to Laugh on Mexico’s ‘Sesame Street’

by Jamilah King on May 20 2014, 10:20AM

It’s adorable!

Topics: Culture

SNL's Leslie Jones Tries, and Fails, to Defend Her Slave Rape Joke

SNL’s Leslie Jones Tries, and Fails, to Defend Her Slave Rape Joke

by Jamilah King on May 5 2014, 1:46PM

It just wasn’t funny.

Topics: Culture

Lupita Nyong'o, Sofia Vergara Dazzle at White House Correspondents Dinner

Lupita Nyong’o, Sofia Vergara Dazzle at White House Correspondents Dinner

by Jamilah King on May 5 2014, 11:00AM

The stars of “12 Years a Slave” and “Modern Family” took over the red carpet.

Topics: Culture

Watch a Bunch of News Anchors Butcher Lupita Nyong'o's Name

Watch a Bunch of News Anchors Butcher Lupita Nyong’o’s Name

by Jamilah King on April 24 2014, 2:17PM

At this point, it’s just sad.

Topics: Culture

Lupita Nyong'o Named to People Magazine's 'Most Beautiful'

Lupita Nyong’o Named to People Magazine’s ‘Most Beautiful’

by Jamilah King on April 23 2014, 11:08AM

Things just keep getting better for the year’s breakout star.

Topics: Culture

Poll: Laverne Cox is More Influential Than Justin Bieber

Poll: Laverne Cox is More Influential Than Justin Bieber

by Jamilah King on April 21 2014, 10:15AM

That’s according to voters in an annual survey for Times Magazine.

Topics: Culture

Lupita Nyong'o Manages to Make Losing Look Good

Lupita Nyong’o Manages to Make Losing Look Good

by Jamilah King on April 14 2014, 11:02AM

The star didn’t win at the MTV Movie Awards, but it didn’t matter.

Topics: Culture

Lupita Nyong'o Becomes Lancôme's First Black Spokesperson

Lupita Nyong’o Becomes Lancôme’s First Black Spokesperson

by Jamilah King on April 4 2014, 10:03AM

It’s a major coup for a cosmetics giant in an industry that increasingly relies on the buying power of black women.

Topics: Culture

Lupita Nyong'o Gets a Shout Out on New Jay Z and Jay Electronica Song

Lupita Nyong’o Gets a Shout Out on New Jay Z and Jay Electronica Song

by Jamilah King on March 24 2014, 11:25AM

It’s a song that’s at once questioning and celebrating black success.

Topics: Culture

Lupita Nyong'o Makes Good on Oscar Win With Star Wars Bid

Lupita Nyong’o Makes Good on Oscar Win With Star Wars Bid

by Jamilah King on March 18 2014, 12:10PM

Dee Locket over at Slate explains why Nyong’o may be more than Hollywood’s latest “It” girl.

Topics: Culture

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Hints at Lupita Nyong'o Starring in New Film

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Hints at Lupita Nyong’o Starring in New Film

by Jamilah King on March 17 2014, 10:00AM

The author recently gave an interview that touched on the recent successes of black actors in Hollywood.

Topics: Culture

'12 Years a Slave' Wins Big, and With Words, at Academy Awards Play

‘12 Years a Slave’ Wins Big, and With Words, at Academy Awards

by Jamilah King on March 3 2014, 9:24AM

The film won three of the Academy Award’s biggest prizes on Sunday night.

Topics: Culture

Lupita Nyong'o: 'I Was Teased and Taunted About My Skin'

Lupita Nyong’o: ‘I Was Teased and Taunted About My Skin’

by Jamilah King on February 28 2014, 9:18AM

The actress opened up about some of the obstacles she had to overcome while growing up as a dark-skinned girl.

Topics: Culture

Lupita Nyong'o, Michael B. Jordan Among Black Actors Featured in Vanity Fair's Hollywood Issue

Lupita Nyong’o, Michael B. Jordan Among Black Actors Featured in Vanity Fair’s Hollywood Issue

by Jamilah King on February 4 2014, 11:46AM

Hey, it’s progress.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Watch Lupita Nyong'o Emotional Critics' Choice Awards Speech

Watch Lupita Nyong’o Emotional Critics’ Choice Awards Speech

by Jamilah King on January 17 2014, 10:20AM

Beware with this video: It’ll have you in tears, too.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Lupita Nyong'o Absolutely Stuns on Golden Globe Red Carpet

Lupita Nyong’o Absolutely Stuns on Golden Globe Red Carpet

by Jamilah King on January 13 2014, 10:13AM

The breakout actress stole the show on the red carpet.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

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