Lupita to star in New movie
2018 seems to be Lupita’s year of extra stardom.Even before the dust has settled from the hype that is around Lupita for playing Nakia in Black Panther, the award winning actress has come out to announce that she will feature in another major role.
Lupita has announced that she will be starring and producing Trevor Noah’s feature film adaptation of his famous book “Born a crime.”
Announcing the news to millions of her followers on Instagram page, she said
“When I read Trevor Noah’s “Born A Crime,” I could not put the book down. Excited to announce that I will be starring in and producing its feature film adaptation! #BornACrime
Trevor Noah Excitement
Trevor could not keep the excitement to himself either as he revealed shortly after with additional news, revealing that Lupita will take the leading role of his mother in film.
Born a crime is an autobiographical comedy book by America based South African comedian Trevor Noah which details Trevor’s growing up in Post-apartheid South Africa.
The title of the book stems from being born a mixed kid in a time where whites and blacks were not allowed to mix let alone date.