The Kenyan actress who will not let anyone forget that she was born in Mexico is perhaps one of the brightest star to come out of Africa. She immediately became a fan favorite after winning an oscar for her role in the movie twelve years a slave. Her speech was really touching. Lupita's father is a renowned Kenyan politician, Anyang' Nyong'o and is currently the governor for Kismu county. Despite his decade is in politics, the actress has surpassed governor Nyong'o in wealth.
Lupita's net worth is valued at around $10 million. This is money generated from her various big roles in big movies, eg black panther which earned her quite a few shillings. She also earns a big chunk of her money from brand deals and endorsement, eg the Calvin Klein commercial.
Lupita has also featured in Ciara's song with Lala and City girl. The song was an instant hit and we can only imagine how much money it made for the unmarried star. In 2019, lupita Nyong'o wrote a children's book, 'Sulwe' which did extremely well . The acedemy winning actress has even released an audio book of the same book.
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