Lupita Nyong’o Boyfriend 2020, Bio, Family, Life Profile and Career Update
Lupita Nyong’o (Nyongo) is a Kenyan-Mexican actress who started out her a career in Hollywood as a production assistant.
She is well known for her role as Patsey in Steve McQueen’s historical drama 12 Years a Slave (2013), for which she won several awards.
Early Life and Family
Lupita Nyong’o was born on 1st March 1983 in Mexico City, Mexico to a middle-class family. She belongs to the nationality of both Kenya and Mexican.
Her parents moved to Kenya when she was an infant and was raised in the suburb of Nairobi. When she was young, her parents bought a cassette tape which changed her life.
Her aunt in Nairobi was also a theater actress.
She is the daughter of Kenyan politician Peter Anyang’ Nyong’o(father) and mother Dorothy Nyong’o.
She has five siblings. The names of her two siblings are Peter Nyong’o, brother as well as Esperanza Nyong’o, sister.
Her cousins and siblings used to perform short skits during family functions.
Lupita Nyong’o Relationship
Lupita Nyong’o and boyfriend K’naan may have been shy about taking their relationship public at first, but they certainly weren’t trying to hide anything when they went out to dinner in Brooklyn last week.
Lupita Nyong’o started her career by functioning as a member of the production squad for many films.
Names of corresponding films comprise The Constant Gardener by Fernando Meirelles, The Namesake by Mira Nair as well as Where God Left His Shoes by Salvatore Stabile.
The actress mentions Ralph Fiennes, known as a celebrity of The Constant Gardener, as a person who motivated her to make a formal acting based career.
During the year 2008, she was featured in a short film entitled “East River,” which was directed by Marc Grey as well as filmed inside Brooklyn.
The actress came back to Kenya in the same year. She featured within the Kenyan TV series entitled Shuga, known as MTV Base Africa/UNICEF drama, regarding the prevention of HIV/AIDS.
During the year 2009, the actress directed, wrote, and produced a documentary entitled In My Genes regarding discriminatory conduct of albino populace of Kenya.
Soon after completion of graduating from Yale, she has featured her revolution role while she was featured for a historical drama entitled 12 Years a Slave by Steve McQueen in the year 2013.
She has performed a character of Patsey, known as a slave who functions with Northup inside Louisiana cotton farmstead. The actress’s performance in that got rave reviews.
Lupita Nyong’o Nеt Worth & Еаrnіngѕ
Lupita Nyong’o is a Kenyan actress and music video director who has a net worth of $8 million dollars.