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Big screen queen Lupita shares latest photos

By HILARY KIMUYU

Oscar award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o has hit the news headlines yet again, this time not for role in the movies but for stunning photos taken while on holiday.

In one of the photos uploaded on her Instagram account, the Kenyan actress, who is on vacation in the Dominican Republic, is seen clad in a revealing red one-piece while frolicking in the crystal clear waters at the beach.

Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o in one of the photos taken in the  Dominican Republic where she is on holiday.
Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o in one of the photos taken in the Dominican Republic where she is on holiday.

The smiling Lupita, who won an Oscar for 12 Years a Slave, paired the cute suit with some protective headgear and sunglasses.

In her latest big screen role, Lupita plays Maz Kanata in the movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens which has been a big hit since it was released in December 2015.

Lupita Nyong'o (right) in the first image from her upcoming movie, The Queen of Katwe.
Lupita Nyong’o (right) in the first image from her upcoming movie, The Queen of Katwe.

At the same time, Disney has unveiled the first image from The Queen of Katwe a biographical drama about a Ugandan chess prodigy in which Lupita stars alongside David Oyelowo and newcomer Madina Nalwanga.