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Lupita Nyong’o Stars in Video for Jay-Z’s James Blake-assisted “MaNyfaCedGod”

Today, Jay-Z drops off the latest visual short story from the still buzz worthy 4:44, this time for bonus track “MaNyfaCedGod.” In the video for the James Blake-assisted cut, actress/real life beauty queen Lupita Nyong’o stars as a voiceless speaker box for Hov’s candid introspection. Humbly transparent lyrics narrate Nyong’o’s poetry in motion before her performance…

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Mood: Lupita Nyong’o’s Alter-Ego TROUBLEMAKER Freestyles Over Nas’ “N.Y. State of Mind”

A video posted by Lupita Nyong’o (@lupitanyongo) on Sep 25, 2016 at 12:49pm PDT Over the weekend, Lupita Nyong’o introduced us to her her rapping alter-ego, TROUBLEMAKER, via her Instagram page. Riding in the backseat of a car, and quite stylishly may I add, the Oscar winning actress spit a quick 16 over the instrumental…

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Lupita Nyong’o Glows As The October Face Of ‘Vogue’

Ahead of the release of her new film Queen of Katwe, Lupita Nyong’o returned home to her native Kenya to dazzle as Vogue‘s October cover-star. Draped in prints by some of the world’s most esteemed fashion houses, the award-winning actress delivers her stunning beauty effortlessly. Radiant and full of poise (in true Lupita style), the actress talks her new movie,…

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Lupita Nyong’o Dazzles As The New Face of Tiffany & Co.

Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o is now the newest face of luxury jewelry brand Tiffany & Co. As a business that has never had a face for it’s timeless pieces, it is monumental that the Oscar winner is among the first to be honored (how’s that for Black Girl Magic). Alongside Nyong’o, Elle Fanning and Natalie…

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Lupita Nyong’o Stars In First Trailer for ‘Queen of Katwe’ 

An adaptation of The Queen of Katwe, written by Tim Crothers, starring Lupita Nyong’o is back on the big screen in the inspiring Disney tale of a Ugandan 10-year old chess prodigy Phiona Mutesi. Lupita’s role is mother to the chess prodigy.  This film reveals the resilience of a child prodigy who finds an outlet in the…

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Lupita Nyong’o Will Make History in The First All Black Woman Broadway Show

Leading starlet Lupita Nyong’o has been oozing Black Girl Magic all over Hollywood since her starting debut as an actress in 12 Years a Slave in 2013. Since then the young actress has gone on to defy the odds and promote positive representations of Black women in entertainment. Nygong’o has made history with her latest…

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Lupita Nyong’o Lands A Role in The Upcoming ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

  In the past few years, Lupita Nyong’o has leaped from relative obscurity to being a certified “It”- girl. Since scoring an Academy award for her breakthrough role in Steve McQueen’s 12 Years A Slave, slaying a few Vogue covers and even being named by People Magazine as the “Most Beautiful”, we’ve all been speculating…

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Lupita Nyong’o’s Stolen Dress Has Been Returned

You’d imagine a $150,000 dress would be laced with the finest materials, but apparently Lupita Nyong’o’s Calvin Klein Oscars gown contained 6,000 fake pearls. The dress was stolen from her hotel but returned 48 hours later as the thieves had no time for fauxness. The dress was speculated to be worth $10 million but the…

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Lupita Nyong’o’s $150,000 Oscar Dress Has Been Stolen

Lupita Nyong’o’s award-worthy Oscar gown was reportedly stolen from her room at the London West Hollywood hotel, as law enforcement officials report to TMZ. The Calvin Klein gown is embellished with 6,000 white pearls and is valued at $150,000. Sources say Lupita reported to police that the dress was stolen from the room between 8…

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Ava DuVernay, Issa Rae, Rihanna and Lupita Nyong’o’s Social Media-Inspired Film is in the Works

Yes, it is happening! The clever movie that a Tumblr user dreamt up of Rihanna and Lupita Nyong’o playing genius scammers is coming to Netflix. Once Lupita tweeted at Rihanna that she was down, Twitter users called upon Issa Rae and Ava DuVernay to bring the project to life. We can hardly believe it, but…

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Lupita Nyong’o Graces the January Cover of Essence Magazine

Talk about starting the New Year off with some #BlackGirlMagic; Lupita Nyong’o lands the first cover of the year for Essence Magazine. Aside from being completely fascinated by her beauty, the Kenya-born in-demand actress tells us what she’s been up to. She’s been performing in Eclipsed, an off-Broadway playwright alongside The Walking Dead star Danai…

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Kelela Stuns At Calvin Klein Spring 2018 Runway Show

Appearing angelic, our girl Kelela was absolutely a vision in white at Calvin Klein’s Spring 2018 fashion week presentation Thursday night. Captured front and center with the likes of the always gorgeous Lupita Nyong’o as well as Moonlight’s ever-so-talented Ashton Sanders among others, Kelela paired a fresh fade along with locs beautifully embellished with crystal beads. The…

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