|Real name:||Lupita Amondi Nyong'o|
|Born:||01 March 1983 Comment |
|How old is Lupita Nyong'o in 2021? / Age: ||38 years
|Where was Lupita Nyong'o born?||Mexico City, Mexico|
Who is Lupita Nyong'o? / Facts
- She was born in Mexico to Kenyan parents and raised in Kenya
- She attended college in the United States, earning a bachelor's degree in film and theater studies from Hampshire College
- Nyong'o began her career in Hollywood as a production assistant
- In 2008, she made her acting debut with the short film East River and subsequently returned to Kenya to star in the television series Shuga (2009)
- Also in 2009, she wrote, produced and directed the documentary In My Genes
- She then pursued a master's degree in acting from the Yale School of Drama
- Soon after her graduation, she had her first feature film role as Patsey in Steve McQueen's historical drama 12 Years a Slave (2013), for which she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress
- She became the first Kenyan and first Mexican actress to win an Academy Award
- Nyong'o made her Broadway debut as a teenage orphan in the critically acclaimed play Eclipsed (2015), where she received a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play nomination for her performance
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Last update: 25 February 2017
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