Tag archive for ‘Lupita Nyongo’
By admin On Sunday, January 18th, 2015

The Queen of Katwe

To be an African, is to be an underdog in the World, to be a Ugandan is to an Underdog in Africa, to be from Katwe, is to be an Underdog in Uganda, to be a woman, is to be an underdog in Katwe ‘ The inspirational More...

By admin On Monday, March 3rd, 2014

Lupita Nyong’o scoops an Oscar – Best Supporting Actress

Kenya’s Lupita Nyong’o has won the best supporting actress Oscar at the 86th Academy Awards for her role in 12 Years a Slave, defeating a field that included Sally Hawkins for Blue Jasmine and American More...

By admin On Friday, February 28th, 2014

A diaspora Depiction of Solomon Northup’s Story

A three way discussion on ’12 Years a slave between Mike McCahill , Alaka Ayodeji  & Agnes Gitau Agnes Gitau: How did the texture of the film immerse you within its historical space? Mike McCahill: The More...

By admin On Monday, January 27th, 2014

Lupita Nyong’o plays Gwen – Non Stop

Following her massive success in 12 Years a Slave, Lupita Nyong’o is set to star in a new action movie, “Non-Stop”. Up votes: 0 Down votes: 0  More...

By admin On Monday, January 13th, 2014

KENYA: The Lupita Nyong’o’s Craze

By Joab Apollo After winning the “New Hollywood Award”on 22nd December last year for her role in “12 Years As Slave”, a movie in which she stars as Petsy, a slave who undergoes physical and emotional torment, More...

By admin On Friday, January 10th, 2014

12 years opens in Cinemas nationwide today -UK

Mike McCahill 12 Years a Slave trailer   Though it might appear on the horizon as A Major Movie About History, 12 Years a Slave returns time and again to an eternal concern: the struggles of a black man More...

By admin On Monday, January 6th, 2014

Lupita Ny’ongo nominated for Baftas – Vote for her here

Actress Lupita Nyong’o, who is in the hotly-tipped film 12 Years A Slave, is among five young actors nominated for this year’s EE Bafta Rising Star award. Please vote for her and others here Voting More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

Lupita Nyong’o Gets New Hollywood Award

TEXAS, Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o bagged her first award on Monday night at the 17th Hollywood Film Awards held at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles California. Ms Nyongo who was rubbing shoulders with More...