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Lupita to star in ‘Star Wars’ and ‘The Whole Truth’ drama series

27 Mar 2014

The Oscars’ aftermath for Lupita Nyong’o could just be the beginning of bigger, better things and roles in Hollywood.

Even before the applause could fade, talk is rife since last week that Lupita could star in a blockbuster – yes, The Star Wars episode seven.

Lupita had met with Star Wars Director J.J Abrams prior to Oscar Sunday for auditions for a role consideration as a non-Caucasian descendant of Obi-Wan Kenobi. The epic series is set in galaxy far, far away, in the past.

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Citing anonymous sources, recently, Forbes Magazine critic and Hollywood reporter, Alex Knop has also indicated that Lupita is being considered for a high profile role of Tiger Lily in Warner Brothers’ Peter Pan. And the list includes a role in The Whole Truth, a courtroom drama series starring Daniel Craig.

From our desk, we wish Lupita all the best!

By Embukane Vincent Libosso.

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