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  1. London Film Festival: David Oyelowo's 'Queen of Katwe' to Get European Premiere

    5:30 am 7/13/2016

    The film, about a Ugandan chess champion, also stars Lupita Nyong'o. Read more

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  2. 'MTV Shuga' Viewers Twice as Likely to Get Tested for HIV, World Bank Study in Nigeria Finds

    8:50 am 6/8/2016

    Female viewers of the steamy African drama, which in its first two seasons starred Lupita Nyong'o, also show fewer cases of chlamydia.Read more

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  3. 'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Danai Gurira ('Eclipsed')

    9:21 pm 6/5/2016

    The actress/playwright explains why she calls herself a "Zimerican," how her part on 'The Walking Dead' relates to her plays about African women and what led Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o to her most acclaimed show yet — seven years ago.Read more

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  4. Tonys Actress Roundtable: 7 Broadway Standouts on Biggest Fears and Refusing to Cater to "Teenage Boys"

    4:30 am 6/1/2016

    Lupita Nyong'o and 6 other standouts (including Jessica Lange and Michelle Williams) talk Hollywood's turn-offs, Broadway's interactive shows and refusing to cater to 'post-pubescent teenage boys.'Read more

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  5. Critic's Notebook: On Kanye's 'Blue' Eyes, Lupita's Alien Lives and Allowing Black Artists to Be Free

    2:55 pm 5/4/2016

    Kanye West stirred controversy by wearing light contacts to the Met Ball on Monday night, but we should stop policing black artists' aesthetic and artistic choices.Read more

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  6. Ava DuVernay Exits DreamWorks' 'Intelligent Life' (Exclusive)

    10:42 am 5/4/2016

    Lupita Nyong'o is attached to star in the sci-fi thriller.Read more

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  7. Lupita Nyong'o Defends "Small" Tony-Nominated Play 'Eclipsed'

    4:21 pm 5/3/2016

    After a journalist asked the Oscar-winning actress why she would choose to do "such a small play," Nyong'o penned a Lenny Letter essay explaining why she won't chase "Hollywood" roles.Read more

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  8. Met Gala: How Lupita Nyong'o and Gugu Mbatha-Raw's Makeup Artist Balanced a Double-Booked Day

    10:13 am 5/3/2016

    Nick Barose captured the behind-the-scenes moments with his all-star clients. Read more

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  9. Tonys: 'Hamilton' Makes History With 16 Nominations

    9:19 pm 5/2/2016

    Lin-Manuel Miranda's hip-hop juggernaut is one of a handful of shows that yielded noms for actors of color, flipping the trend of this year’s #OscarsSoWhite controversy. Read more

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