Lupita Nyong'o

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Lupita Nyong'o Gets Real About Diversity In Hollywood

“I am benefiting from the efforts of a lot of other Black women who have had it a lot rougher than I have.”

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Lupita Nyong'o Unveils the Cover for New Book, 'Sulwe'

“I wrote ‘Sulwe’ to encourage children (and everyone really!) to love the skin they are in and see the beauty that radiates from within.”

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Lupita Nyong'o Leads 'Us' to Biggest Opening Weekend Ever for a Black Woman

Jordan Peele’s sophomore smash is breaking records and barriers.

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What We Know About 'Us,' Jordan Peele's Next Horror Show

Peele and stars Lupita Nyong’o and Winston Duke finally shared some of the film’s closely guarded details.

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Lupita Nyong'o, Cypress Hill Land Walk of Fame Stars

The actress and hip hop group join a 2019 class that includes Lucy Liu, Jackie Wilson and Cedric the Entertainer. 

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Jordan Peele Announces Next Directorial Adventure, 'Us'

Lupita Nyong’o and Winston Duke are reportedly in talks to star in the “Get Out” creator’s upcoming horror film.

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Lupita Nyong'o and Viola Davis Fight Colonization of Africa in 'The Woman King'

The upcoming film features the Oscar-winning actresses as warriors from a real, entirely female military unit in the Kingdom of Dahomey.

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Lupita Nyong'o Produces, Stars in Adaptation of Trevor Noah's 'Born a Crime'

Nyong’o will play Noah’s mother in the film version of his memoir, which explores his upringing in apartheid-era South Africa.

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Lupita Nyong'o Stuns in Natural Hairstyles for Allure Magazine

The “Black Panther” star shares her hair history in the magazine’s “The Culture of Hair” issue.

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New Calendar Recreates 'Alice in Wonderland' With All-Black Cast

Lupita Nyong’o, Djimon Hounsou, RuPaul and other Black stars feature in Pirelli’s annual calendar.

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Lupita Nyong'o Writes About Her Sexual Harassment at the Hands of Harvey Weinstein

“I wish I had known that there were ears to hear me. That justice could be served.”

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Watch the Action-Packed New Trailer for Black Panther

Fans are lighting up Twitter with #BlackPanther excitement.

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Watch, Marvel, Repeat: Peep This Badass 'Black Panther' Promo

The first Marvel movie with an all-Black leading cast will premiere in February 2018.

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Really Though: What the Hell is '4:44'?

We finally know—and it has nothing to do with the twins.

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#BlackTwitter Dreams Come True: Rihanna, Lupita Nyong'o to Star in Ava DuVernay-Directed, Issa Rae-Penned Buddy Flick

The film went from meme to Netflix greenlight in just over a month. 

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Marvel Announces 'Black Panther' Synopsis, Full Cast

The Ryan Coogler-directed film is now in production.

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The 'Black Panther' Cast is Peak Black Excellence

The official cast lineup was revealed at Comic-Con, and it’s lit. Plus, writer Roxane Gay will co-write a new comic companion series to the current “Black Panther” comic reboot.

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'I Am An Immigrant' Campaign Explores Why Immigration Makes America Great

Lupita Nyong’o, Rosario Dawson and more celebrate America’s history of immigration in a new video.

Uptown's New Cover is the Epitome of #BlackGirlMagic

The all-Black woman cast of “Eclipsed” shines.

WATCH: Danai Gurira on Empowering Women of Color in Storytelling

“The stories about Africans always somehow miraculously had a Western protagonist, and I was like, ‘Wow.’ Do we not merit our own ability to tell our own stories?”