The Hollywood star of Kenyan origin, Lupita Nyong’o is riding high. Having hit the headlines of the famous magazine, Vogue, she is on the front page of ELLE magazine. Within one year, the most beautiful woman to the world according to People magazine got a global fame.
The last publication of ELLE magazine in kiosk since 18th July, praises the Kenyan actress, Lupita Nyong’o. « Lupita inspires the planet » is the title chosen to illustrate the article that draws back the atypical career path of the thirty year actress winner of the Oscar of the feminine supporting role in the movie « 12 Years a Slave ».
This international consecration opens the door of success to the Kenyan who is requested for several shootings. As Africa Top Success announced it earlier that she will participate in the casting of Star War 7. Becoming the muse of Lancôme and Miu Miu, Lupita Nyong’o was appointed in June 2014 as the personality of the year at the prestigious MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) in Durban (South Africa).
Lupita Nyong’o was born in 1983 in Mexico (Mexico City) but from Kenyan parents. She was mainly brought up in Kenya. His father was the former Kenyan Minister of Medical services. He was elected in 2013 to represent the county of Kisumu at the Senate.
Lupita Nyong’o followed her university studies of cinema in the United States. In 2008, she got a famous success in her country with the television series, Kenya Shuga before being imperative at Hollywoood as actress.
Original text by: Roger ADZAFO