Award winning actress Lupita Nyong’o is a Kenyan-Mexican actress. Who began her career in Hollywood as a production assistant and made her movie debut in the short film East River, before moving back to Kenya to star in top African TV series Shuga. Lupita holds a bachelors degree in Film and Theater studies from Hampshire College and a Masters degree in Acting, from Yale’s school of Drama.
She is the first Kenyan woman to win an Academy Award. Asides from Lupita’s talent on screen, she is also loved for being true to her African roots, and her stance on societal beauty standards and girl power stance.
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