When Salma Hayek wrote an op-ed in the New York Times in December alleging Harvey Weinstein sexually harassed and tormented her during the making of Frida, Weinstein released a statement denying her account. In October, Weinstein responded to a similar account in the Times, this one by Lupita Nyong’o, with equal…
Jessica Chastain has a spy thriller coming out that involves an extremely thrilling cast of women.
Ever since Jordan Peele released his Academy Award-winning Get Out (and, frankly, set off 2017's incredible horror renaissance in the process), he’s had a slew of projects lined up.
John Woo is directing an English-language remake of his classic 1989 Hong Kong action movie, The Killer, and Lupita Nyong’o might just star in the movie’s titular role. Deadline reports that Nyong’o is in talks to play the lead character, an assassin who gets back in the game for one last hit after they realize they…
The Time’s Up organization held a daylong event on Saturday as part of the Tribeca Film Festival, convening panels of Hollywood actors and other #MeToo activists who spoke about the importance of standing up for victims of sexual harassment and abuse. At one event, Lupita Nyong’o joined Amber Tamblyn, Mira Sorvino,…
Viola Davis and Lupita Nyong’o are taking a break from inspiring us in real life to inspire us onscreen as a mother-daughter warrior pair in a film aptly titled The Woman King. Hell yeah.
Lupita Nyong’o will play Trevor Noah’s mother in an upcoming biopic pulled from The Daily Show host’s memoir, Born a Crime: Stories From a Southern African Childhood.
Michael B. Jordan, 31, is an anime-loving actor who plays the scrumptious villain, Erik Killmonger, in the No. 1 movie in the country, Black Panther. By all accounts, he is divinely constructed. The symmetry of his face alone sends shivers up horny vertebrae. His hotness has become tangential to the fact that we…
Good morning, it’s another Monday, and Lupita Nyong’o once again looks radiant. Here she is, wearing beaded braids on the March cover of Allure, where she talks about the politics, stigmas, and insecurities attached to the subject of black hair.
Lupita Nyong’o is working on a children’s book about a Kenyan girl’s difficulty accepting her dark skin.
On Thursday actress Lupita Nyong’o called out fashion magazine Grazia U.K. for photoshopping her hair, posting side by side pictures of the original photos from the shoot and the eventual cover on Instagram.
On Thursday, the New York Times published an op-ed by actress Lupita Nyong’o detailing her own harrowing experience with Harvey Weinstein, who she alleges sexually harassed her on numerous occasions. Nyong’o is the first black women to make public allegations of sexual misconduct against Weinstein. What she describes…
Do we need another Charlie’s Angel remake? Probably not. Will I definitely see it if it stars Kristen Stewart and/or Lupita Nyong’o? Yes indeed.
Because grown-ass adults can pretty much show up to Comic-Con dressed in head-to-toe superhero garb and nobody will judge you, celebrities often sneak around the event in disguise. This year one such celeb was Lupita Nyong’o, who showed up in a pink Power Rangers outfit and danced with glee all across the venue.
Earlier this week a series of TIDAL billboards advertising something titled 4:44 popped up in New York City. In case you forgot, TIDAL is Jay Z’s flailing music and video streaming service that rudely trapped Nicki Minaj and Beyoncé’s “Feeling Myself” video as an exclusive before it leaked. YEAH, YOU REMEMBER.
The movie idea starring Rihanna and Lupita Nyong’o—a pitch that appears to have originated on Tumblr and migrated to Twitter, where it transformed into a fully formed film—is now miraculously being made into a real movie. Hello, I’m your captain and this is 2017.
In the face of a week full of Very Bad Things, let us direct our attention to something positive, like these pictures of Lupita Nyong’o radiating at the London Film Festival premiere of her latest, The Queen of Katwe.
In a cover story for the October issue of Vogue, the ever-regal Lupita Nyong’o talks about breaking down beauty standards and the challenge that’s been foisted onto her as a dark-skinned woman in Hollywood.
This week, a New York City man was falsely said to be dating film actress Lupita Nyong’o, an unfortunate occurrence that he says, sadly, happens to him all the time.
In today’s Tweet Beat, Mindy Kaling has big plans, Lupita Nyong’o is heaven where she belongs and Hugh Jackman is a cowboy.