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Lupita Nyong'o
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Lupita Nyong


: 01 March 1983


: Mexico City, Mexico


: 38 years old Comment


: Pisces

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  • Kenyan-Mexican actress
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
Zodiac sign:Pisces
Nationality:Mexican, Kenyan
Hair color:Brown
Eyes color:Brown

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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