Rihanna and Lupita Movie Is Actually Happening
It all started with a tweet. Netflix has nabbed a film project pairing, Rihanna and Lupita Nyong'o, in a concept that began as a Twitter sensation. Ava DuVernay will direct, and Issa Rae is writing the screenplay.
Capital FM, 25 July 2017
Lupita Nyong'o thinks it's "really cool" that a tweet brought her and Rihanna together for a movie. Read more »
Nation, 24 May 2017
Fans are a powerful lot. They drove Jimmy Gait to tears. The poor chap cried on live TV. And now, through their strong will, they have willed a Lupita - Rihanna buddy movie into… Read more »
In the picture, Lupita looks posh in her thick-rimmed glasses and bejeweled collared shirt, while Rihanna looks fashionably outlandish in her yellow and red fur coat.