Lupita Nyong'o: 'The Entertainment Industry Exploded Into My Life'

June 19, 2014 AT 7:24 PM
Lupita Nyong'o skyrocketed to fame thanks to her Oscar-winning role in 12 Years a Slave — and her incredible sense of style. Every time the 31-year-old actress hit the red carpet to promote the flick, she dressed to impress. Now the fashion icon is gracing the July cover of Vogue. Last year, Nyong'o told The Insider With Yahoo what it would mean to land the coveted cover of the fashion bible.