Lupita Nyong’o Height, Age, Bio, Movies, Net Worth, BoyfriendLast updated: February 11, 2022
- Net Worth: $ 10,000,000
- Birthday: 1 Mar 1983
- Age: 39
- Country: Mexico
- Occupation: Actress, Model, Voice Artist
- Zodiac sign: Pisces
- Sexual orientation: Straight
- Height: 5.5 ft
- Weight: 112 lb
- Measurements: 34-24-37 in
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Birth Name: Lupita Amondi Nyong’o
- Nationality: Mexican
- Nickname: Lupita
- Religion: Christianity
- Ethnicity: Luo
- Father: Peter Anyang’ Nyong’o (Kenyan politician and also served as a professor at the University of Nairobi in the past)
- Mother: Dorothy (Managing Director at Africa Cancer Foundation)
- Siblings: She has five siblings. Esperanza Nyong’o (Sister)
- Short hairstyle
- Well spoken
- Born in Mexico, raised in Kenya, and worked in U.S.
Who Is Lupita Nyong’o?
Lupita Nyong’o was born on the 1st of March, 1983 in Mexico City, Mexico. She attended Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico in Taxo, Mexico before attending Yale School of Drama. Lupita is a Kenyan-Mexican actress who became globally popular for Academy Award winning role as Patsey in Steve McQueen’s historical drama 12 Years a Slave. She has starred for her roles in the films Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens, Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi, Black Panther, Us and Star Wars: Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker.
Her talent emerged out as a voice-over artist in 2016 in the movie The Jungle Book where she voiced character Raksha. The same year, she was cast as the voice behind the role Maz Kanata in the video game Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Lupita Nyong'o Boyfriend, Husband
Marital Status: Unmarried.
Children: She has no children.
- Michael B. Jordan (Rumor) (2018) She is rumored to have hooked up with Michael B. Jordan in 2018.
- Jared Leto (Rumor) (2014) She is also rumored to have hooked up with actor, Jared Leto in 2014.
- Michael Fassbender (Rumor) (2013) She is rumored to have hooked up with actor, Michael Fassbender in Sep 2013.
- K’Naan (2013-2014) They dated from 2013 to 2014.
- Chiwetel Ejiofor (Rumor) (2012) She is rumored to be dating English actor Chiwetel Ejiofor in 2012.
Lupita Nyong'o Quotes
- "Seek perfection, and find joy in never attaining it." - Lupita Nyong’o
- "No matter where you’re from, your dreams are valid." - Lupita Nyong’o
- "What is fundamentally beautiful is compassion: for yourself and for those around you." - Lupita Nyong’o
Lupita Nyong'o Houses
The actress was looking at apartments in the 17-story luxury condo, specifically a $2.89 million three-bedroom, corner unit.
Location: Pacific Park Brooklyn
Price: $2.89 million
Lupita Nyong'o Plastic Surgeries
Did Lupita Nyong’o ever get plastic surgery?
The actress has never ever thought about getting the plastic surgery. She is completely natural and she relies on her discipline, skin care, and natural features.
Lupita Nyong'o Hobbies and Interests
Favorite Actor: Leonardo DiCaprio.
Walking in the park
Lupita Nyong'o Facts & Trivia
She is the first Mexican-born actress to win an Oscar.
In 2018, she has starred as Nakia in an American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character Black Panther.
Lupita played a supporting role as Patsey in the Oscar Winning film 12 Years a Slave.
The actress holds dual citizenship in both Kenya and Mexico.
Lupita was born in Mexico and raised in Kenya.
Her middle name is Amondi.
She wanted to be an actress since she was five years old.
She is also good at Spanish. She took Spanish classes in Mexico for about seven months.
Lupita Nyong’o 2020 height is 5 ft 5 inches or (165 cm tall).
Lupita Nyong’o net worth as of 2020 is estimated at around $10 million dollars.
People’s magazine named her the most beautiful woman in the world in 2014.
Lupita Nyong'o Major Awards
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in 12 Years a Slave (2013)
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture in 12 Years a Slave (2013)
Best Supporting Actress in 12 Years a Slave (2013)
Best Actress in Us (2019)
Best Actress in Black Panther (2018)
Best Supporting Actress in Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015)
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture in Black Panther (2018)
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role in 12 Years a Slave (2013)
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role in Us (2019)
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture in 12 Years a Slave (2013)