Creator / Lupita Nyong'o
"No matter where you're from, your dreams are valid."
Lupita Amondi Nyong'o (born March 1, 1983) is a Mexican-born Kenyan actress, model, and director, best known for her roles in 12 Years a Slave—for which she won an Academy Award—and as Maz Kanata in Star Wars, which began a relationship with Disney that is ongoing, with her film roles through 2016 being for Disney and Marvel.

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