Lupita Nyong?o Nominated for Golden Globe

Lupita Nyong'o2013 was the year of Lupita. And the whirlwind continues into 2014.

For her superb feature film debut as Patsey in the film 12 Years a Slave, Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong?o was nominated for a Golden Globe award (to air this Sunday), and rumors are swirling that she will follow suit on an Academy Award nomination.

She was also nominated for a British film academy?s Rising Star Award. It is the equivalent of the Oscars in the U.S.

30-year old Nyong?o, who has studied at the Yale School of Drama, has been interviewed in countless magazines, has been the darling of the media circuit ? lauded for her beauty, style and film performance – and recently made the cover of W magazine?s ?Movie Issue.?

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