ACTRESS LUPTIA NYONG’O GETS HIGH PRAISE FROM HOME COUNTRY KENYA
28th Jan 2014 – The Kenya Film Commission has joined the bandwagon to congratulate Kenyan actress based in the US for her stellar performance in the Oscar nominated film, 12 Years A Slave.
In a release made to Word is the commission wrote
“You are a wonderful inspiration, role model and pioneer to Kenyan actors and actresses. Good luck at the Oscars 2014- 86 Academy Awards! May your effort, dedication and talent be rewarded. Here’s to many more Kenyans following in your footsteps. Wishing you a stellar future from all of us here in Kenya.”
They concluded with, “Africa celebrates you!”
Plans are ongoing for an exclusive premiere of the movie 12 years a Slave with Lupita and other VIP Stars in attendance.