Lupita Nyong’o Short Bio
Lupita Nyong’o is an actress, film and music video director. She has dual Kenyan and Mexican citizenship and was born in Mexico City, Mexico, to Dorothy and Peter Anyang’ Nyong’o, a college professor turned politician in Kenya.She is Pisces and owned Luo descent. She was grow up in Kenya and then returning to Mexico in her eighteen to learn Spanish. In Mexico, she live in Taxco, Guerrero, and took classes at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México’s Learning Center for Foreigners.Before it, Nyong’o was educated at St. Mary’s School in Nairobi, where she received an IB Diploma in 2001. She then continued study to Hampshire College with a degree in film and theater studies. Latter, sh continued study to the Yale School of Drama for a master’s degree.
Lupita Nyong’o Body Measurements Table
|Date of birth||March 1, 1983|
|Age||31 years old|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches|
|Hip Size||37 inches|
|Waist Size||24 inches|
|Weight||51 kg or 112,5 pounds|
Lupita Nyong’o Career
Lupita Nyong’o began her career with the university play performance. She has been appeared in in many stage productions, including Gertrude Stein’s Doctor Faustus Lights the Lights, Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya, and William Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew and The Winter’s Tale.She is also has been directed music video The Little Things You Do by Wahu featuring Bobi Wine. But she gets the international recognition when portrayed a young female slave named Patsey in cast for Steve McQueen’s historical drama 12 Years a Slave (2013). Her incredible acting impress many people and she then received a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress, a BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role and two Screen Actors Guild Awards including Best Supporting Actress as well as the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. In 2014, she continued her career by portraying flight attendant alongside Liam Neeson and Julianne Moore in the action thriller Non-Stop. She will appeared in Star Wars Episode VII (2015) and will be produced and starred in a film adaptation of the novel Americanah.
Lupita Nyong’o Controversy
Lupita Nyong’o may still a new actress but she wont conducting scandal or controversy to rise up her name more.
Lupita Nyong’o Dating
In 2012, Lupita Nyong’o is rumored dating English actor Chiwetel Ejiofir whom she meet during filming 12 Years a Slave. In 2014, she also rumored had a fling with American actor and singer, Jared Leto. Currently, Lupita Nyong’o was rumored in relationship with Somali-born rapper K’Naan.
Lupita Nyong’o Net Worth
Lupita Nyong’o is a new name in entertainment industry especially in Hollywood. That why her net worth is “only” $500 thousand dollars but must be increased more in the future.