Breakout actress Lupita Nyong’o has been on the fast track ever since her Oscar-Award winning performance in 2013’s ’12 Years A Slave’ and now she’s headed to conquer Broadway.
Making her NYC stage debut this fall, Lupita will appear in the premiere NYC production of “Eclipsed,” which “follows a group of women who are the captive wives of a rebel officer, and what happens when a new woman arrives,” according to Variety.
Lupita will take on the role just ahead of her next big screen appearance in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Keeping a steady pace on her acting career, Lupita is also slated to try her hand at animated film with a starring role in the 2016 remake of The Jungle Book as the voice of Raksha
In between wowing audiences on-screen, Lupita has been busy dazzling red carpets and snagging lucrative endorsement deals as her blossoming career continues to flourish. We can’t wait to catch her Broadway debut and see what else she has in store for 2015!