Creator / Lupita Nyong'o
"No matter where you're from, your dreams are valid."

Lupita Nyong'o (born March 1, 1983) is a Mexican-born Kenyan actress, model, and director, best down for her roles in 12 Years a Slave —for which she won an Academy Award— and Maz Kanata in Star Wars, which began a relationship with Disney that is ongoing, with her film roles through 2016 being for Disney and/or Marvel.

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