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Lupita Nyong’o

  1. this one hurts
    Lupita Nyong’o and Danai Gurira’s Americanah Dream Crushed by HBO MaxThe series adaptation of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s novel is no longer moving forward.
  2. trailer mix
    The 355 Trailer: Jessica Chastain and Lupita Nyong’o Are Deep-State Lady SpiesMolly Bloom’s gettin’ the team together.
  3. tributes
    Lupita Nyong’o Honors Her ‘Beloved’ Chadwick Boseman“I’m going to take my time … and in his honor, I promise not to waste my time.”
  4. one grand books
    Lupita Nyong’o’s 10 Favorite BooksF. Scott Fitzgerald, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Marianne Williamson, and more.
  5. casting
    Uzo Aduba Joins Lupita Nyong’o’s HBO Max Series, AmericanahAduba will play Aunty Uju.
  6. awards
    Lupita Nyong’o Gets Best Actress Win at New York Film Critics Circle AwardsAnd our queen Laura Dern gets recognized … twice!
  7. fashion
    Lupita Nyong’o Wants You to Give Up One Cup of CoffeeFor a good cause, of course.
  8. casting coup
    How on Earth Did Lupita Nyong’o End Up in the Same Zombie Movie As Josh Gad?Director Abe Forsythe explains the origins of his undead story and which of its characters is based on Mel Gibson.
  9. movie review
    Not Even Lupita Nyong’o and her Ukulele Can Save Little MonstersThe zombie movie, now streaming on Hulu, is an unhinged horror-comedy that never quite settles in.
  10. last night on late night
    Lupita Nyong’o Spits Straight Fire As Her Alter Ego ‘Troublemaker’Girl can rap.
  11. prophecies fulfilled
    Lupita Nyong’o and Danai Gurira’s Americanah Limited Series Picked Up by HBO MaxBased on the best-selling novel by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
  12. trailer mix
    Lupita Nyong’o Slays Zombies, Punches Josh Gad in Little Monsters TrailerIt starts streaming on Hulu in October and hits theaters November 15.
  13. last night on late night
    Ego Nwodim Does Perfect Us Parody on SNLPlus an explanation for all those red jumpsuits!
  14. us
    The Native Imagery of Jordan Peele’s Us, ExplainedHow the movie’s hokey funhouse reflects on years of horror stereotypes.
  15. oscar futures
    Could Lupita Nyong’o Get an Oscar Nomination for Us?Oscar loves a physical transformation, and Nyong’o gives us one in the movie itself.
  16. us
    None of Us’s Jump Scares Compare to the Evil Family’s SandalsThe horror!
  17. deep dives
    A Guide to the References and Easter Eggs in Jordan Peele’s UsEven the throwaway minutiae of Us warrants pause, deliberation, and some attempt at analysis.
  18. close reads
    Let’s Talk About the Ending of Jordan Peele’s UsWatch yourself.
  19. close reads
    Jordan Peele’s Us Is a Bone-Chilling Allegory for Generation XThe movie’s references, and its use of Hands Across America, speak directly to those who were born in the ’70s and grew up in the ’80s.
  20. parties!
    The Best-est Party Looks of the WeekOne awe-inspiring look from every fête that mattered.
  21. movie review
    Us Doesn’t Live Up to Get Out, But It Shows the Promise of Jordan PeeleThe director’s second feature isn’t as trim or impish in its satire as his marvelous debut, but it’s the most inspiring kind of miss.
  22. movies
    The Story of Hands Across America, the Failed Fundraiser in Jordan Peele’s UsHow a sweaty attempt at ’80s activism made its way into a horror movie.
  23. getting into character
    Lupita Nyong’o’s Us Voice Was Inspired by Robert F. Kennedy Jr.There will never be another Camelot … not another Camelot!
  24. movie review
    Jordan Peele’s Us Is a Messy, Chilling Descent Into the American NightmareLupita Nyong’o is astounding in the director’s distinct follow-up to Get Out.
  25. sundance 2019
    12 Standout Fashion Moments at SundanceSome very good coats from a very cold festival.
  26. parties!
    The Best-est Party Looks of the WeekOne awe-inspiring look from every fête that mattered.
  27. sundance 2019
    Watch Lupita Nyong’o’s Tiny Co-Stars Reenact Her Belting Taylor SwiftAnd try not to melt.
  28. parties!
    The Best-est Party Looks of the WeekOne awe-inspiring look from every fête that mattered.
  29. trailer mix
    Here’s the Very Creepy First Trailer for Jordan Peele’s UsI got fiiive on it.
  30. parties!
    The Best-est Party Looks of the WeekOne awe-inspiring look from every fête that mattered.
  31. movies
    Do You Know Where X-Men’s Fan Bingbing Is?Because, um, no one else seems to.
  32. new faces of things
    Lupita Nyong’o and Saoirse Ronan Talk About FemininityTwo people I’d love to hang out with, hanging out.
  33. hairy situations
    Lupita Nyong’o Says Her Natural Hair Is Still ‘Shunned’Sad, but true.
  34. the industry
    Jordan Peele Is Recruiting an All-Star Team for His Next Film, UsWinston Duke, Lupita Nyong’o, and Elisabeth Moss are in talks to star.
  35. castings
    Jessica Chastain Recruits Penélope Cruz, Fan Bingbing, and More for Spy ThrillerChastain pitched the idea to Simon Kinberg on the set of X-Men: Dark Phoenix and he said yes.
  36. castings
    Lupita Nyong’o Is Turning Assassin for John Woo’s The KillerThe director is remaking his thriller that previously starred Chow Yun-Fat.
  37. dirty computer
    Janelle Monáe and Lupita Nyong’o Danced to ‘Make Me Feel’ Without You Last NightPlease enjoy 26 seconds of uninterrupted bliss.
  38. 2018 oscars
    The Cast of Black Panther Won the Oscars Red CarpetEveryone else can go home.
  39. dream casting
    Oh My God, Viola Davis Is Going to Play Lupita Nyong’o’s MomThe Woman King tells the story of the African Kingdom of Dahomey in the 18th and 19th centuries.
  40. Lupita Nyong’o Has a Great Story About the Black Panther Cast Singing Snoop Dogg“The drummers started drumming to ‘Drop It Like It’s Hot’ and then the entire crowd joined in.”
  41. karaoke
    Here’s the Black Panther Cast Singing K-Ci & JoJo’s ‘All My Life’ Just BecauseTheir karaoke dates look fun.
  42. casting couch
    Lupita Nyong’o to Star in Movie Adaptation of Trevor Noah’s Memoir Born a CrimeThe Black Panther actress will play a character inspired by Noah’s mother in Born a Crime.
  43. sweater weather
    Let’s Take a Moment to Discuss Michael B. Jordan’s SweatersThank you to the Lupita Nyong’o push-up challenge for bringing this to our attention.
  44. i'm parched
    Black Panther Has the Hottest Cast of Any Marvel Movie EverBetter order an extra-large soda at the theater, you’re gonna get thirsty.
  45. movie review
    Black Panther Is Unusually Gripping and Grounded for a Superhero FilmChadwick Boseman is simply magnetic as T’Challa, the African king fighting evil in the guise of a wildcat.
  46. behind the scenes
    Black Panther’s Costume Designer on Dressing Black Women As Queens“It had to be spectacular. It had to be a feast for the eyes.”
  47. behind the scenes
    Why Everyone in Black Panther Wears Natural HairFlat irons and relaxers were never used on set.
  48. roll clip!
    Watch Danai Gurira Throw Her Wig During This Black Panther Fight SceneYou’ve been warned: Wigs will be snatched.
  49. harvey weinstein
    Lupita Nyong’o on Why She Wrote Her Weinstein Essay: ‘I Needed to Get It Out’In October, Nyong’o took her alleged encounters public.
  50. celebrity books
    Lupita Nyong’o Is Working on a Children’s BookStarring a 5-year-old Kenyan girl who is self-conscious about her looks.
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