Tag Archives: 12 Years a Slave

Lupita Nyong’o wins Most Beautiful accolade

Lupita Nyong'o

Lupita Nyong'o has been crowed People magazine's Most Beautiful.The publication releases the list annually, with the 12 Years a Slave Oscar winner topping it for 2014. The 31-year-old is astounded to have made the grade, insisting she "never dreamed" s... Read More »

Chiwetel’s ‘traumatic family journey’

Chiwetel Ejiofor

Chiwetel Ejiofor saw his relatives in the “traumatic” content of his new film.The 36-year-old actor stars in forthcoming romantic drama Half of a Yellow Sun, which is based on a prize-winning novel written by Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichi... Read More »

Brad Pitt ‘learned to follow instincts’

Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt felt "lost" when he first started out in Hollywood.The actor has appeared in huge movies such as Fight Club and Se7en.He's been appearing on screen since the '80s, but it's only recently that the 50-year-old star started to feel at ease with ... Read More »

Lupita dating Michael Fassbender?

Lupita Nyong'o and Michael Fassbender

Lupita Nyong’o and Michael Fassbender supposedly share an “incredible connection”.The pair star together in historical drama 12 Years a Slave, and Lupita won the Best Supporting Actress trophy at the Academy Awards last Sunday for her work in the... Read More »

Lupita dating Michael Fassbender?

Lupita Nyong'o and Michael Fassbender

Lupita Nyong’o and Michael Fassbender supposedly share an “incredible connection”.The pair star together in historical drama 12 Years a Slave, and Lupita won the Best Supporting Actress trophy at the Academy Awards last Sunday for her work in the... Read More »

Cara Delevingne: Lupita’s an idol

Cara Delevingne

Cara Delevingne thinks Lupita Nyong'o personifies "girl power".The 21-year-old British model started her career on the runway but is now moving into the film business with parts in Anna Karenina and The Face of an Angel.At yesterday's Oscars Lupita too... Read More »

Cumberbatch: Oscars are pandemonium

Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch couldn't concentrate on what he was saying at last night's Oscars because the atmosphere was a "party pandemonium".The British star, who is fast becoming one of the hottest names in Hollywood, couldn't hide his glee at being part o... Read More »

Nyong’o’s self-doubt

Lupita Nyong’o

Lupita Nyong’o struggled to overcome her “self-doubt” while filming 12 Years a Slave.The 31-year-old actress stars as Patsey in the Oscar-nominated film about a free black man sold into slavery in the US, and got a major confidence boost after ta... Read More »

Gravity, 12 Years a Slave win Oscar gold

Alfonso Cuarón

Gravity and 12 Years a Slave held their weight in Oscar gold at the 2014 Academy Awards.Alfonso Cuarón’s sci-fi drama took home a staggering seven wins during Sunday night’s ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, including Best Directing, Cin... Read More »

Brad Pitt ‘cleans up poop’

Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt had to clean up dog poop before attending yesterday's Oscars.The handsome actor accepted the Oscar for Best Picture for 12 Years a Slave at last night's lavish ceremony, alongside director Steve McQueen and other cast and crew of the critical... Read More »