For their February “Fashion & Film” issue, the British Vogue Magazine chose Kenyan Actor Lupita Nyong’o to grace their cover page. Also, this is lupita’s first time of gracing the prestigious magazine.
The excited Lupita, tweeted that 2020 would be a great year for her. She also thanked Enninful Edward.
Lupita Nyong’o’s stunning performance in the movie “US”, made her an easy choice for the cover, according to Enninful.
“Sometimes, a performance can move you so profoundly that you leave the cinema positively reeling. This was my experience all the way back in March last year, when I first saw Lupita Nyong’o take on her double role in Jordan Peele’s brilliant and unsettling movie Us,” he explains in his editor’s note. “I called my team straightaway. I instantly knew I wanted her for the cover of this year’s Fashion and Film issue, our third annual celebration of the best cinema performances of the previous 12 months.
Steven Meisel is the hands behind the captivating shots on the magazine.
Lupita Nyong’o was recently a guest on Trevor Noah’s show. On this show, she spoke about her new children’s book sulwe, her nominations for the movie “US” and her role in “Star Wars”.