Lupita Nyong'O On VogueSaturday, September 17, 2016
Queen of Katwe star Lupita Nyong’o lands the cover story of Vogue USA October 2016 edition lensed by fashion photographer Mario Testino.
While in Kisumu for her Vogue cover shoot, Lupita Nyong’o stopped by her parents’ home for a walk through their farm with her father, to climb fruit trees, and to learn to cook ugali from her mother—just over a year ago the Oscar-winning actress made national Kenyan news when she revealed that she did not know how to make the local staple. Director Lotfy Nathan helps her set the record straight.
Read The Complete Interview On Vogue.com
|Lupita wearing Roberto Cavalli|
'To play a mother of four in Uganda, a formidable mother who has so much working against her, was so compelling to me. It wasn’t something I thought I’d be asked to do. The fact that it was based on a true story, an uplifting story out of Africa… Oh, my goodness, all my dreams were coming true in that script.' Lupita on her role in Queen of Katwe.
|Wearing Duro Olowu|
|3.1 Phillip Lim|