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Bio:
Lupita Nyong'o was last seen in J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: The Force Awakens as Maz Kanata. She lends her voice to Jon Favreau’s upcoming The Jungle Book as Raksha and will next be seen in Mira Nair’s Queen of Katwe. Her feature film debut in Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave earned her an ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Lupita Nyong'o was last seen in J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: The Force Awakens as Maz Kanata. She lends her voice to Jon Favreau’s upcoming The Jungle Book as Raksha and will next be seen in Mira Nair’s Queen of Katwe. Her feature film debut in Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave earned her an ... (read complete bio)
Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER? Photo Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER?
by TV News Desk - Dec 18, 2019

Lucasfilm and director J.J. Abrams join forces once again to take viewers on an epic journey to a galaxy far, far away with Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, the riveting conclusion of the seminal Skywalker saga, where new legends will be born and the final battle for freedom is yet to come. 

See the Cast of STAR WARS Pose With a Skywalker-Themed Aircraft Photo See the Cast of STAR WARS Pose With a Skywalker-Themed Aircraft
by TV News Desk - Dec 17, 2019

Cast and filmmakers from Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker pose in front of United Airlines' Star Wars-themed Boeing 737-800 aircraft, created to celebrate the upcoming film—the conclusion of the Skywalker saga.

Uzo Aduba Joins AMERICANAH on HBO Max Photo Uzo Aduba Joins AMERICANAH on HBO Max
by TV News Desk - Dec 17, 2019

Variety reports that Broadway and television star Uzo Aduba has joined the cast of 'Americanah' on HBO Max. She will star opposite Academy Award-winner Lupita Nyong'o.

Cynthia Erivo, FOSSE/VERDON, FLEABAG & More Nominated for SAG Awards - See Full List! Photo Cynthia Erivo, FOSSE/VERDON, FLEABAG & More Nominated for SAG Awards - See Full List!
by TV News Desk - Dec 11, 2019

 Nominees for the 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards for outstanding individual, cast and ensemble performances in film and television of 2019, as well as the nominees for outstanding action performances by film and television stunt ensembles, were announced this morning at the Pacific Design Center's SilverScreen Theater in West Hollywood.

PARASITE Wins Big at Toronto Film Critics Association Awards - See Full List! Photo PARASITE Wins Big at Toronto Film Critics Association Awards - See Full List!
by TV News Desk - Dec 9, 2019

Bong Joon-ho's Parasite took three top awards from the Toronto Film Critics Association, while Noah Baumbach's Marriage Story took two acting awards.

VIDEO: Watch a Special Look at STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER Photo VIDEO: Watch a Special Look at STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER
by Stage Tube - Nov 29, 2019

Join fans around the world in celebrating the unparalleled legacy of Star Wars by enjoying and sharing the special look that was shown tonight on ABC's â€śThe Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration” in a salute to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, the epic conclusion of the Skywalker saga.

Uzo Aduba to Interview Lupita Nyong'o in Season Finale of INSIDE THE ACTORS STUDIO Photo Uzo Aduba to Interview Lupita Nyong'o in Season Finale of INSIDE THE ACTORS STUDIO
by TV News Desk - Nov 25, 2019

Ovation TV, America's only arts network, has announced the host and guest for the season finale of Inside the Actors Studio. After featuring a robust season of talented actors such as Henry Winkler, Alec Baldwin, David Oyelowo, Jane Lynch, Willem Dafoe, Pedro Pascal, Al Pacino, Ellen Burstyn, Alfre Woodard, LaTanya Richardson Jackson, Laura Dern, and Kelsey Grammer, and directors Greta Gerwig and James Burrows, Ovation finishes an impressive season with two formidable women on the Actors Studio stage. Emmy(R) Award-winning actor Uzo Aduba (Orange is the New Black, Mrs. America) will interview Academy Award(R)-winning actor Lupita Nyong'o (12 Years a Slave, Us) on Sunday, December 15th at 10pm ET / 7pm PT.

VIDEO: Get a Special Look at STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER Photo VIDEO: Get a Special Look at STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER
by Stage Tube - Nov 25, 2019

Take a look back at Star Wars' impact on pop culture over four decades of storytelling in this new STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER special look that aired during The American Music Awards. 

Photo Flash: See the Character Posters for STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER Photo Photo Flash: See the Character Posters for STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019

Character posters for STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER debuted today and are now available.

Photo Coverage: Signature Theatre Celebrates Opening Night of FIRES IN THE MIRROR Photo Photo Coverage: Signature Theatre Celebrates Opening Night of FIRES IN THE MIRROR
by Katherine Lee - Nov 12, 2019

Signature Theatre presents Fires in the Mirror by Anna Deavere Smith featuring Michael Benjamin Washington and directed by Saheem Ali. The production opened just last night, November 11th in The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues).

WildAid Honors Lupita Nyong'o With Special Guest Djimon Hounsou At Annual Gala Photo WildAid Honors Lupita Nyong'o With Special Guest Djimon Hounsou At Annual Gala
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2019

WildAid, the global conservation organization leading the fight to end the illegal wildlife trade, held its annual fundraising gala, a?oeA Night in Africa,a?? on Saturday, November 9 at the Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel. Academy Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o and CEO of Angermeyer Cruises, Fiddi Angermeyer were honored as this year's Wildlife Champions for their partnerships with WildAid in support of the organization's message, 'Poaching Steals From Us All.a?? Gala sponsors included Elegance Brands Inc., Chantecaille, Moon Hollow Estate, and Kelleher International, all of whom support WildAid in its mission of wildlife conservation.

VIDEO: Lupita Nyong'o Visits 'Halloween Horror Nights' to Experience the US Maze and  Photo VIDEO: Lupita Nyong'o Visits 'Halloween Horror Nights' to Experience the US Maze and Reprise Her Role
by Stage Tube - Oct 30, 2019

Lupita Nyong'o, star of Universal Pictures and Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Jordan Peele's, Us, surprised guests on Saturday, October 26, when the Academy Award® winning actress reprised her role as Red within the popular “Us” maze at Universal Studios Hollywood's â€śHalloween Horror Nights.”

Lupita Nyong'o to Receive Wildlife Protection Award at WildAid Gala Photo Lupita Nyong'o to Receive Wildlife Protection Award at WildAid Gala
by TV News Desk - Oct 28, 2019

WildAid, the global conservation organization leading the fight to end the illegal wildlife trade, announced today it will honor Academy Award-winning actress, Lupita Nyong'o, as this year's Wildlife Champion at its annual fundraising gala on November 9 at the Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel. This year's gala sponsors include Elegance Brands Inc., Chantecaille, Moon Hollow Estate, and Kelleher International, all of whom support WildAid in its mission of wildlife conservation.

The British Academy Britannia Awards Honor Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Jane Fonda, Jordan P Photo The British Academy Britannia Awards Honor Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Jane Fonda, Jordan Peele and More
by TV News Desk - Oct 28, 2019

The British Academy Britannia Awards presented by American Airlines and Jaguar Land Rover was held at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills on October 25, 2019.

British Academy Britannia Awards Honors Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Jordan Peele, Jane Fond Photo British Academy Britannia Awards Honors Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Jordan Peele, Jane Fonda, And More
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2019

The British Academy Britannia Awards presented by American Airlines and Jaguar Land Rover was held at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills on October 25, 2019.

VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo Talks Playing 'Superhero' Harriet Tubman Photo VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo Talks Playing 'Superhero' Harriet Tubman
by TV News Desk - Oct 25, 2019

Tony, Emmy and Grammy Award-winning actress Cynthia Erivo sat down with Oprah to talk about her starring role in the upcoming film, Harriet.

VIDEO: Watch the New Trailer for STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER! Photo VIDEO: Watch the New Trailer for STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER!
by Stage Tube - Oct 21, 2019

Watch the final, exciting trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker that debuted during halftime of ESPN's “Monday Night Football” NFL game between the New England Patriots and the New York Jets.

Final STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER Trailer to Debut on ESPN's MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBA Photo Final STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER Trailer to Debut on ESPN's MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL
by TV News Desk - Oct 21, 2019

The Skywalker Saga's final trailer will debut on ESPN's “Monday Night Football” on Monday, October 21st, during halftime of the National Football League (NFL) game between the New England Patriots and the New York Jets. The game starts at 5:15 p.m. PDT/8:15 p.m. EDT.

STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER Final Trailer Will Debut and Tickets Will Be Availab Photo STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER Final Trailer Will Debut and Tickets Will Be Available Monday!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2019

It has been announced on Twitter that the final trailer for Rise of Skywalker is coming on Monday!

The 18th Annual ABC DISCOVERS: LOS ANGELES Talent Showcase to Be Presented Wednesday, Photo The 18th Annual ABC DISCOVERS: LOS ANGELES Talent Showcase to Be Presented Wednesday, Oct. 16
by TV News Desk - Oct 16, 2019

ABC Talent and Casting will present the 2019 ABC Discovers: Los Angeles Talent Showcase on WEDNESDAY, OCT. 16, at the El Portal Theatre for the Performing Arts in North Hollywood, California. Part of Walt Disney Television's ongoing commitment to creating opportunities for undiscovered talent, the showcase features selected participants performing in a one-night showcase for casting directors, talent agents, managers and other industry professionals. In addition, the selected showcase actors are awarded a one-year mentorship with executives from the ABC Casting Department. As part of the mentorship, the showcase actors will be offered on-camera workshops specifically for them to further hone their craft and auditioning skills. Talent will also have access to various ABC executives.

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