Today we shine the spotlight on Actress Lupita Nyong’o!
Lupita Amondi Nyong’o was born March 1, 1983, in Mexico. She is a Kenyan actress, music video director and now an Academy Award winner for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in 12 Years a Slave. Lupita’s collection of awards also includes the Screen Actors Guild and Critics Choice Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, in addition to receiving nominations for the Golden Globe and the BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actress.
During her acceptance speech last night at The Oscars, Lupita quoted: “When I look down at this golden statue, may it remind me and every little child that no matter where you’re from your dreams are valid.”
We celebrate and shine the spotlight on Oscar-Award Winning actress Lupita Nyong’o.
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