Before They Were Famous: Lupita Nyong’o & Winston Duke Boast Credentials From Yale, Sitcoms & The Music Video World
Before They Were Famous: Lupita Nyong’o & Winston Duke Boast Credentials From Yale, Sitcoms & The Music Video World

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With lower than two weeks till its premiere date, the horror flick Us is already making a reputation for itself within the film world.

 

The Jordan Peele-directed flick already screened on the South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas on Friday, and critics are showering it with reward.

“It’s ficial: Jordan Peele is the brand new Spielberg. #Us goes to be one the most important films the yr,” mentioned creator Ramin Setoodeh.

The movie’s two leads Winston Duke and Lupita Nyong’o additionally acquired lots accolades with Lupita already getting Oscar speak.

“It’s protected to say that #UsMovie additional proves that @Lupita_Nyongo is one the best actresses her era,” wrote movie business pressional Matt Dentler.

“My evaluation for . Lupita is about to win one other Oscar however this time as lead actress. She ought to really win 2,” tweeted director Matthew A. Cherry.

 

Did we point out Lupita utterly slayed on the SXSW pink carpet as effectively…

 

It ought to be famous that Lupita and Winston aren’t new to having success within the arts collectively.

Before Winston achieve worldwide consideration in Black Panther final yr and earlier than Lupita broke hearts in her Oscar-winning efficiency for 12 Years A Slave, the 2 attended Yale School Drama collectively for the grasp’s program.

Winston even talked about how they as soon as dreamed being in a superhero flick, and their imaginative and prescient got here true once they booked Black Panther collectively, which was Winston’s first film.

 

But even earlier than Yale, Lupita was doing massive issues, and Winston was positively getting warmed up for stardom earlier than Black Panther arrived.

Hit the following pages to peep what Lupita and Winston had been as much as earlier than they grew to become well-known.