Lupita Nyong’o single-handedly defied every stereotype associated with Latinos in a recent interview with Mexican-American journalist and author Jorge Ramos.
When asked how exactly she arrived at the epic space opera franchise Lupita, alongside Star Wars castmate Oscar Isaac, gave her personal account in cut-crystal Castilian Spanish.
“It is also difficult for me to process,” said the Kenyan-Mexican about her journey to Star Wars. “I feel very blessed with this opportunity. I grew up watching Star Wars and now I’m in the saga.”
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