Lupita Amondi Nyong’o is a famous Mexican-Kenyan actress. She is also a well-known movie director. The actress was born on 1 March 1983 in Mexico. She was primarily raised in Kenya. She is a graduate of Hampshire College. Nyong’o is the holder of a bachelor degree in theater and film studies. In East River, she made her first acting debut. She also acted in a television series named “shuga”. She documented and produced the film In My Genes.
Knowing the Actress- Lupita Nyong’o- Closely
Nyong’o is daughter of Peter Anyang’ and Dorothy Nyong’o. Her father is a college professor in Kenya. She moved to Kenya when she was less than one year old. Her parents sent her to Mexico to learn Spanish. The course took seven months. She is fluent in English, Swahili, Luo, and Spanish. She gave speech on beauty of black women at Essence Black Women in Hollywood. Nyong’o added that her perspective towards beauty exchanged after she saw Super model of Alek Wek of South Sudanese. Her father was also elected in the Kenyan Senate to represent Kisumu County.
She has good talent of acting. She portrays every character so well that it seems real. Some of her best film list is given below.
Top 5 Movies of Lupita Nyong’o:
1. Shuga: It is a television series that was first aired in November of 2009. After it became a hit show, it was telecast in 40 different African countries. It is directed by Angus Gibson Teboho Mahlatsi, Biyi Bandele, and John Trengrove. There are four seasons of this show. All the season is successful. The channel on which it is aired is MTV. Running time of the serial is 30 minutes.
2. 12 Years a Slave: It is a historical drama movie. It is an adaptation of the slave narrative memoir named as Twelve Years a Slave by author Solomon Northup. Director of the movie is Steve McQueen. The movie is produced by Dede Gardner, Bill Pohlad, Arnon Milchan, Brad Pitt, Jeremy Kleiner, Steve McQueen, and Anthony Katagas. The screenplay is written by John Ridley.
3. Non-Stop: It is a mystery-action movie. The cast includes Scoot McNairy, Michelle Dockery, Julianne Moore Lupita Nyong’o and Liam Neeson. It was released on 27 January 2014. The duration of the film is 106 minutes. Overall budget was $50 million. It earned around $222.8 million worldwide. It is the first movie of Silver Pictures and distributed by Universal pictures. It received positive reviews from the critics. The story was praised by the audience. Duration of the movie is 106 minutes. Music is by Hohn Ottman.
List of top films of Lupita Nyong
1. East River
3. 12 Years a Slave
Upcoming movies of Lupita Nyong in 2015-2016
Lupita Nyong’o has an amazing talent of acting through which she has won millions of hearts all around the globe. She is very good as a person. Her audiences are looking forward for more movies from her.
• Star Wars: The Force Awakens: It is an epic space opera movie, which is directed by famous director J.J. Abrams. It is the seventh part of the star wars movie series. Releasing date of the movie is 18 December 2015. There is a lot of expectation from this movie. Producers of the movie are Bryan Burk, Kathleen Kennedy, and J.J. Abrams. The screenplay is written by J.J. Abrams and Lawrence Kasdan.
• The Jungle Book: It is an upcoming movie of the actress Lupita Nyong’o. Releasing date of the movie is finalized, which is 15 April 2016. It is directed by Jon Favrreau and produced by Brigham Taylor. The story is based on the novel the jungle Book that is written by the author Rudyard Kipling. Lupita Nyong’o is playing the role of Raksha.
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