Preparing For The Red Carpet Is A Job – Lupita Nyong’o

Onyeka Ibeanusi  | Friday, 20 June 2014 | 549 Total Views


Lupita Nyong’o won the heart of fans world over during the promotion of Steve McQueen‘s 12 Years a Slave. The actress who have become a Hollywood sensation stole the heart of millions with her charming smile and red carpet choices.

Rocking the cover of Vogue America for its July 2014 issue, she speaks on break out year, winning the Oscar, her new roles, and being the face of Lancôme, as well as her red carpet style. When asked about how she prepares for the red carpet, she said:

“It’s a job; it’s work, you know!. We’d just try, try, try, try, try, try, try. At first it was very daunting, but I ended up really having fun with it…especially for the bigger awards, the dress let me know it was going to be worn. It’s quite scary when you fall in love with a dress, because it’s nothing to do with your brain. It’s like a gut reaction.”