Tag: Lupita Nyong’o

Weinstein Rebukes Lupita Nyong'o

Lupita Nyong’o is the only Black actress to publicly come forward and share her experience of sexual harassment by Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein. In his denials of wrongdoing, Weinstein has not specifically named any of his more than 50 white female accusers, which include Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow, Rose McGowan…

Lupita Nyong'o Details Alleged Harassment by Harvey Weinstein

Amid recent sexual abuse allegations against Harvey Weinstein, Academy Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o is revealing that the film mogul harassed her as well. Nyong’o, 34, contributed a piece to The New York Times published Thursday extensively detailing her account of instances where she was in the presence of Weinstein. In…

Diversity Wins at the Oscars

By Julissa Catalan Diversity wins at the box office. And now, Hollywood’s growing diversity has been rewarded at the Academy Awards. Winners at Sunday night’s 86th Academy Awards appeared to know they were in the process of making history, and they also seemed to know these wins were bigger than…

Did Vanity Fair Lighten Lupita Nyong'o's Skin

By Chris Hoenig Lupita Nyong’o is the new Hollywood “It” girl. Her work in 12 Years a Slave, which won the Golden Globe for Best Drama and is a Best Picture nominee at the Oscars, has earned her Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations herself. She has won awards from…