Monday 3rd March 2014
Lupita Nyongo who recently made an inspirational acceptance speech (see below) at Essence’s Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon, has won an Oscar! The Kenya beauty who was tipped to win wore an elegant long dress and made quite an emotional speech. In the video below the actress spoke about her own struggle to accept her dark skin and the influence of the media’s standard of beauty had upon her growing up.
Check out the video of the full speech fromw Essence below and stay tuned for her Oscar reactions coming up soon.
Source, YouTube, Daily Mail, Essence