Posts tagged "lupita nyongo"

Lupita Nyong’o’s Academy Awards Dress Was Stolen

Lupita Nyong'o's $150,000 pearl-covered Calvin Klein Academy Awards dress was stolen from her West Hollywood hotel yesterday. Hmm, Amelia has been missing from her office for the last few hours... [ABC News] Can we please not have a Spongebob Broadway musical? [Broadway.com] Raven-Symoné will guest star on "Black-ish" as Dre's gay sister.
By: Claire Hannum / February 26, 2015

Oooh! Lupita Nyong’o Is On The March Cover Of Lucky

The beginning of the year is always a total dud for print magazines, as they're typically low on advertising and thus really thin, because each page of advertising basically pays for a page of editorial. ANYWAY, enough nerdy mag industry talk, my point is that the January and February issues of most magazines are really…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 5, 2015

Lupita Nyong’o & Elmo: “I Love My Skin”

"Elmo can see that Miss Lupita's skin is a beautiful brown color!" That's Elmo learning all about skin when "12 Years A Slave" actress Lupita Nyong'o visited "Sesame Street." They talked about touch and tickling, but the most heartwarming part of their skin conversation is loving their skin color. I hope all the kids who…
By: Jessica Wakeman / September 16, 2014

Lupita Nyong’o Is Gorgeous On The Cover Of Vogue

Gasp! The divinely talented, Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o is on the cover of the July issue of Vogue! And, surprise, surprise, she looks stunnnnnnninnnnnnng. The interview with Hamish Bowles is also interesting, detailing Nyong'o's childhood in Nairobi, where her father is currently a senator in the Kenyan parliament; catching the acting bug as a youngster performing…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 19, 2014

Rejoice! Lupita Nyong’o & Gwendoline Christie Cast In “Star Wars: Episode VII”

The first three "Star Wars" movies (Episodes IV, V and VI) are amazing, obviously, but the three prequels (Episodes I, II and III) that came out in the late-'90s and early-'00s were such total junk that I was pretty meh on ever seeing J.J. Abrams' attempts at the three upcoming sequels in the saga. But…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 2, 2014

Celebrity Matchmaker: 8 Sets Of Stars Who Would Make Hot Babies

Hollywood has a problem: a bunch of hot, young celebrities are running around and not making hot offspring with each other. This is why we've complied a list of sexy stars who should totally hook up and have babies. It's not Mindy Kaling's fault that she hasn't had beautiful kids with…
By: Katie Oldenburg / May 12, 2014

Beauty Breakdown: 7 Makeup Looks We Loved At The Met Ball (And How To Get Them!)

The clothes at last night's fancy-pants Met Ball soiree were pretty and all, but I'm never going to be able to afford a custom-made, one-of-a-kind Lanvin dress. Not like I would have anywhere to wear it, so whatever. I --…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 6, 2014

7 Roles Hollywood Could Cast Lupita Nyong’o In Right Now

Lupita Nyong'o has it all as Hollywood's "It" girl, but her film resumé is kind of lacking. Besides playing Patsey in "12 Years A Slave" -- for which she won the Oscar -- the 31-year-old actress only has two other roles to speak of. She was a flight attendant in the Liam Neeson thriller, "Non Stop,"…
By: Meghan O'Keefe / May 5, 2014

Lupita Nyong’o Named People Magazine’s “Most Beautiful” Person

Lupita Nyong'o has been named People magazine's Most Beautiful person because duh. [People] NEW BEYONCE SONG! [Pitchfork] HBO announced it will begin streaming shows on Amazon and that HBO Go will become available on Amazon's new Fire TV. […
By: Jessica Wakeman / April 23, 2014

Oh God, Please Keep Terry Richardson Away From Lupita Nyong’o

NO NO NO NO NO, Terry Richardson, step away from Lupita Nyong'o. STEP AWAY. Seriously, can someone please bring his ongoing history of sexual harassment to her attention? [Pink Is The New Blog] Jerry Sandusky's wife Dottie went on "The Today Show" this morning to argue that her Penn State football coach…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 12, 2014

The Internet Is Exploding With Lupita Nyong’o Fan Art

Alright, at this point, we (and Jared Leto) are not the only ones who are in love with Lupita Nyong'o -- people all over the world have fallen for the Academy Award winner, thanks to her incredible talent,…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 10, 2014

Lupita Nyong’o Photobombed Jared Leto At The Oscars And It Was Amazing

I just came across this photo and couldn't not share. Lupita Nyong'o is so poised one moment and so hilarious the next. Flawless! Just date already, you two. [Photo: Getty Images]…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 3, 2014

The 23 Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

Missed last night's Academy Awards? No worries, I've got you covered. Here are the very best moments from the Oscars, including Lupita Nyong'o's intense moment with Liza Minnelli, that much-tweeted selfie, and John Travolta's amazing inability to pronounce a Broadway star's name.
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 3, 2014

Jared Leto Thanks “My Future Ex-Wife Lupita” And Many, Many Others In His Indie Spirit Awards Acceptance Speech

Knock on wood, but Jared Leto and his beautiful ombre man bun will probably be taking home an Academy Award tonight for playing a trans woman i…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 2, 2014

Lupita Nyong’o: “There Is No Shame In Black Beauty”

Yetsreday ESSENCE magazine bestowed Lupita Nyong'o the Best Breakthrough Performance Award at their 2014 Black Women in Hollywood luncheon for her Oscar-nominated performance in "12 Years A Slave." While receive this honor, Lupita gave an acceptance speech which was both heartbreaking and inspiring. She spoke about Black beauty and the times as a young adult that…
By: Jessica Wakeman / February 28, 2014

Lupita Nyong’o Jokes About Jared Leto Dating Rumors On “Ellen”

Lupita Nyong'o is on today's episode of "Ellen," and in this already released clip, the "12 Years a Slave" actress addresses rumors that she's dating fellow Oscar nominee Jared Leto. "You’re actually in tabloids which means you’ve really made it," says Ellen.
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 21, 2014

9 Photos That Prove Lupita Nyong’o & Jared Leto Should Totally Date

Ever since I came across this photo of Oscar nominees Lupita Nyong'o ("12 Years A Slave") and Jared Leto ("Dallas Buyers Club") eye fucking at the Gotham Awards, I've been 'shipping this pair so hard. How beautiful would their babies be?! Well, it turns out that I wasn't imagining the chemistry between them. Page…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 14, 2014

Vanity Fair‘s Hollywood Issue Has Equal Number Of Black & White Stars On The Cover

Vanity Fair's annual Hollywood Issue hits stands any day now, but the cover image has already hit the internet. The three-page-gatefold cover (the third page of the gatefold is after the jump) features six Black actors and actresses and six white actors and actresses, the former either indicating that the mag decided to…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 3, 2014

Her Best Looks: Lupita Nyong’o

Y'all, I have a new style crush and it is serious. Her work in "12 Years A Slave" is astounding and more than worthy of winning her an Academy Award, but I can't stop obsessing over actress Lupita Nyong'o's incredible fashion sense. She can wear anything! Black, white, every damn color of the rainbow -- name it, she looks amazing i…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 21, 2014

Did Vanity Fair Lighten “12 Years A Slave” Star Lupita Nyong’o’s Skin?

Vanity Fair has been accused of lightening "12 Years A Slave" actress Lupita Nyong'o's skin in photos (left). The skin color difference is drastically different! I find it hard to believe her skin just looks a lot lighter from the flash or lighting. [Clutch Magazine] A Detroit man has plead not guilty…
By: Jessica Wakeman / January 16, 2014
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