Lupita Nyong’o Is Absolutely Royal At ‘Queen Of Katwe’ Premiere

Lupita Nyong'o X Queen of Katwe

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Actress Lupita Nyong’o gave nothing but royal vibes at the Los Angeles premiere of Disney’s Queen Of Katwe film premiere this Tuesday (Sept. 20). The Oscar award-winner stunned on the red carpet in a gorgeous flowing lavender gown with striped detailing from Elie Saab’s Resort 2017 collection.

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She crowned the regal look with a matching fabric head wrap, continuing her African-inspired headdress slay she’s been rocking while promoting the film – and in her recent Vogue cover.


Lupita Nyong'o X Queen Katwe

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She kept her beauty slay simple, pairing her nude beat with a magenta lip. Come through Lupita!

Queen of Katwe opens in select theaters September 23, followed by a nationwide release on September 30.

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