Lupita Nyong'o

'Star Wars: Episode 7' Adds Oscar-Winner Lupita Nyong'o and 'Game of Thrones' Star Gwendoline Christie

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by Nick Romano June 02, 2014 11:13 AM
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Remember how, back when 'Star Wars: Episode 7' announced its primary cast members, one of the primary complaints was how few female roles there were. We soon learned that casting wasn't technically over yet, and now all the haters can eat their words as Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o and 'Game of Thrones' favorite Gwendoline Christie have been added to the cast.

No One Can Pronounce Lupita Nyong'o's Name

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by Kate Erbland April 24, 2014 10:20 AM
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There are certain things that a big Oscar win and the declaration that you are the world's most beautiful person can get you -- things like, well, an Oscar statuette, the respect of your peers, a cool magazine cover, continued recognition, good publicity -- but there's one thing those honors can't earn anyone if they have a slightly different name. You know it. 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' host Jimmy Kimmel knows it. Lupita Nyong'o knows it.

Scarlett Johansson and Lupita Nyong'o in Talks for Jon Favreau's 'The Jungle Book'

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by Damon Houx April 23, 2014 07:00 PM
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Jon Favreau's 'The Jungle Book' adaptation is looking to add some star power as the film is in talks to cast recent Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o and 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' star Scarlett Johansson. Both would provide voices for the film's talking animals.

'True Detective' Season 2: OK, Seriously, Here's Who We Really Think Should Star

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 21, 2014 03:33 PM
HBO
HBO's ‘True Detective’ has neither completed the course of its eight-episode run, nor has that Nic Pizzolato-scripted series even officially attained a season 2 renewal, but recently the internet has been abuzz with #TrueDetectiveSeason2 casting choices, both real and fake. The meme may have run its course, but we decided to take a serious approach to pool Hollywood A-list talent we’d like to see in ‘True Detective’ season 2!