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Every. Single. Iconic Look Lupita Nyong'o Has Worn This Week

If you've been following Lupita Nyong'o's every move - like we shamelessly have - you know the actress has been busy. These last seven days have been full of screenings and TV appearances for her new film, Us, as well as a talk at Howard University with her costars in the movie. Between events, she has been jet-setting from city to city, working with her beauty team to create the most iconic beauty looks. Ahead, see all of Nyong'o's eye-catching makeup and hair looks from this week - created by ...
Tags: Makeup, Beauty, Hair, Lupita Nyong'o, Black Women, Lupita Nyong, Nyong, Howard University, Beauty News, Celebrity Beauty, Vernon François


Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Has Already Broken a Box Office Record

After winning an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for 2017’s Get Out, writer/director Jordan Peele is back with Us, a new tale of terror that’s a totally different type of movie. And it seems like audiences are curious about what Peele is bringing to the table, because the film has only been out for less than a day and it’s already broken a box office record. Us Box Office Record In its Thursday night screenings, Us grossed $7.4 million in North America, putting it behind films li...
Tags: Box Office, Horror, Universal, Jordan Peele, Lupita Nyong'o, Us, Winston Duke


Every Single Iconic Beauty Look Lupita Nyong'o Has Worn This Week

If you've been following Lupita Nyong'o's every move - like we shamelessly have - you know the actress has been busy. These last seven days have been full of screenings and TV appearances for her new film, Us, as well as a talk at Howard University with her costars in the movie. Between events, she has been jet-setting from city to city, working with her beauty team to create the most iconic beauty looks. Ahead, see all of Nyong'o's eye-catching makeup and hair looks from this week - created by ...
Tags: Lupita Nyong'o, Beauty News, Makeup, Celebrity Beauty, Hair




Review: Jordan Peele's Horror 'Us' Doubles Down on Doppelgängers

Myths of duplicates and alter-egos have persisted for thousands of years… In Zoroastrianism, one of the world's oldest religions, the deity Spenta Mainyu is The Holy Spirit while his "evil twin" – Angra Mainyu – is the Destructive Spirit. In Ancient Egyptian mythology, a ka is a "spirit double" with the same memories and feelings as its counterpart. Native American folklore depicts an upper world where the good people reside and an underworld where their evil doubles dwell. Today, we refer to ...
Tags: Horror, Review, Elisabeth Moss, Jordan Peele, Lupita Nyong'o, Tim Heidecker, Us, Winston Duke, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II






Take a Look Inside Jordan Peele’s Us In New Featurette

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Take a look inside Jordan Peele’s Us in new featurette Universal Pictures has released a new featurette with the cast of Jordan Peele’s Us, his follow-up to the Oscar-winning Get Out, where they talk about the filmmaker’s unique passion he brings to every project. You can check out the video in the player below! Us stars Lupita Nyong’o (Black Panther), Winston Duke (Black Panther), Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Tale) and Tim Heidecker (Ant-Man and the Wasp) along with Sh...
Tags: Movies, Horror, US, Adelaide, Universal Pictures, Lupita Nyong'o, Northern California, Lupita Nyong, Peele, Jordan Peele, Monkeypaw, Winston Duke, Daniel Lupi, Sean McKittrick Jason Blum, Ian Cooper, Tim Heidecker Ant Man


‘Us’ Clips: The Home Invasion Begins in Jordan Peele’s Horror Film

Us pits Lupita Nyong’o and Winston Duke against some of humanity’s worst fears: ourselves. The doppelgangers at the center of Jordan Peele‘s highly anticipated follow-up to his breakout 2017 hit Get Out are part of a long tradition of doppelgangers in horror movies. But they take on a whole new terrifying layer in Us, a psychological horror thriller/home invasion movie. It’s best seen in the two new Us clips released by Universal a week ahead of the film’s release. Us Clips Have you eve...
Tags: Movies, Horror, US, Adelaide, Universal, Duke, Wilsons, Lupita Nyong'o, Video Clips, Lupita Nyong, Nyong, Gabe, Peele, Jordan Peele, Winston Duke, Adelaide Wilson


Review: Jordan Peele’s Us Is Dazzling to Look At. But What Is It Trying to Say?

The writer-director's follow-up to "Get Out" is stunning to look at, but he overthinks himself into a corner—and takes us with him
Tags: Movies, News, Horror, Uncategorized, Lupita Nyong'o, Jordan Peele, Winston Duke, Us Movie


Lupita Nyong'o's Us Screening Beauty Look Is Both Gorgeous and Terrifying

Anyone who's seen a trailer for Jordan Peele's new horror flick Us knows it's going to be pretty goddamn horrifying, but what is more unexpected is the beauty look star Lupita Nyong'o wore to the screening. The actress wore makeup that can only be described as a sexy bride of Frankenstein, complete with metallic black lips and eye shadow and scarlet blush. One of the most shocking aspects of her look was the crimson contact lenses the star wore, giving her an almost undead appearance. In fact, ...
Tags: Makeup, Beauty, Lupita Nyong'o, Black Women, Lupita Nyong, Jordan Peele, Beauty News, Celebrity Beauty, Celebrity Makeup, Beauty Trends


Will Lupita Nyong’o Nab Her Second Oscar for ‘Us’?

As guests filed into Austin’s Paramount Theatre for the world premiere of “Us” at South by Southwest on the evening of March 8, there was audible whispering about whether Jordan Peele’s latest film would win over fans, critics and, ultimately, Academy voters. His freshman effort, “Get Out,” not only took in $255 million worldwide but […]
Tags: News, Awards, US, Austin, Oscars, Lupita Nyong'o, Southwest, Lupita Nyong, Jordan Peele


How ‘Us’ Pulled Off Subtle Differences in Costumes, Design, Music for Parallel Characters

“Us,” Jordan Peele’s second outing as a director, following his 2017 critical and box office success “Get Out,” revisits similar psychological horror-thriller territory. But this time the stakes are, well, doubled.  In the new film, to be released by Universal on March 21, Adelaide Wilson, played by Lupita Nyong’o, returns to her childhood beachside home […]
Tags: Artisans, US, Production, Elisabeth Moss, Lupita Nyong'o, Lupita Nyong, Jordan Peele, Get Out, Winston Duke, Music for Screens, Adelaide Wilson


I'm Truly Haunted by How Much I Love Lupita Nyongo's Hair at the Us Premiere

The mystery surrounding Jordan Peele's Us has now crept its way into Lupita Nyong'o's red carpet style. As a star of the film, the 36-year-old actress made an appearance at the movie's SXSW premiere on March 8, and her look was hauntingly brilliant. Nyong'o, known for her bold beauty decisions, wore sectioning clips throughout her hair. Yep, the ones typically used when you sit in the salon chair. According to Variety, there was a very specific message behind this beauty choice. "This film is...
Tags: Beauty, Hair, Sxsw, Lupita Nyong'o, Lupita Nyongo, Red Carpet, Variety, Lupita Nyong, Nyong, Jordan Peele, Celebrity Hair, Snoop Doggy Dogg


SXSW Film Review: Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’

For all the genius of Jordan Peele’s 2017 debut, “Get Out” — a movie that oh-so-smartly reinforced its horror-movie skeleton with an adamantium-strong (and twice as sharp) racial-tension allegory — audiences seemed to have one critique in common: The movie wasn’t nearly scary enough. People aren’t likely to have the same complaint about “Us,” the […]
Tags: Reviews, Festivals, Lupita Nyong'o, Jordan Peele, SXSW Film Festival, SXSW Film Review


Jordan Peele, Lupita Nyong’o Terrify SXSW with ‘Us’

In Austin, everyone can hear you scream. And there seemed to be plenty of shrieks, squeals and even a few sobs at the premiere of Jordan Peele’s latest opus, “Us,” at South By Southwest on Friday night. This film festival in Texas has a strong track record of launching studio blockbusters. Last year, “A Quiet […]
Tags: Texas, Austin, Festivals, Sxsw, Lupita Nyong'o, Jordan Peele, South By Southwest, SXSW 2019, Jordan Peele Lupita Nyong


Behold: Here Are Lupita Nyong'o's Best and Boldest Beauty Looks

Narrowing down Lupita Nyong'o's best beauty looks was difficult, to say the least. Between her shocks of lip color and metallic hair accessories, there have been many moments we were both wowed and inspired to go bolder with our beauty decisions. Ahead are our picks for Nyong'o's best and boldest makeup, skin, and hair looks that made us audibly gasp - take notes.
Tags: Makeup, Beauty, Hair, Lupita Nyong'o, Lupita Nyong, Nyong, Celebrity Beauty, Celebrity Makeup, Beauty Trends


Behold: Here Are Lupita Nyong’o's Best and Boldest Beauty Looks

Narrowing down Lupita Nyong'o's best beauty looks was difficult, to say the least. Between her shocks of lip color and metallic hair accessories, there have been many moments we were both wowed and inspired to go bolder with our beauty decisions. Ahead are our picks for Nyong'o's best and boldest makeup, skin, and hair looks that made us audibly gasp - then, take notes.
Tags: Makeup, Beauty, Hair, Lupita Nyong'o, Lupita Nyong, Nyong, Celebrity Beauty, Celebrity Makeup, Beauty Trends


‘Us’ International Trailer is Ready to Scare the Hell Out of You With New Footage

Jordan Peele‘s Us is one of our most anticipated movies of the year, and its release is almost here. The new horror film from the Get Out director finds a family having to face off against…themselves. Or at least, some sort of weird, scary alternate versions of themselves. The truth is, Peele and company have done a great job keeping the real plot details under lock and key. A new Us international trailer is here, and it’s loaded with creepy footage, but it continues to leave us in the dark. Wh...
Tags: Movies, Horror, US, Adelaide, Movie Trailers, Wilsons, Sxsw, Lupita Nyong'o, Lupita Nyong, Peele, Jordan Peele, Anna Diop, Adelaide Wilson Lupita Nyong


Lupita Nyong’o’s Oscars Jewelry Honors ‘Black Panther’ and Time’s Up

Lupita Nyong’o made a significant statement with her choice in jewelry at the Academy Awards. The “Black Panther” actress wore a “Wakanda Forever” bespoke ring, which was designed specifically for the actress, who wanted to honor her Oscar-nominated film, as well as her work with the Time’s Up movement through her jewels. Nyong’o’s ring — […]
Tags: News, Time, Oscars, Lupita Nyong'o, Black Panther, Lupita Nyong, Time's Up, Zameer Kassam


Lupita Nyong'o Looks Good in Makeup of Every Color of the Rainbow, and Here's Proof

Let's face it, a red carpet isn't truly exciting until Lupita Nyong'o steps in front of the cameras and reveals her beauty look. The actress is the queen of color and frequently wears vivid, bright hues on her lips and eyes. While she's worn everything from gold to purple on her lips, her go-to eye color is cobalt blue. More than the rest of the rainbow, Nyong'o wears the color as graphic eyeliner, smoky shadow, and mascara. She's proof that beauty-lovers shouldn't be intimidated by color, and ...
Tags: Makeup, Beauty, Lupita Nyong'o, Black Women, Lupita Nyong, Nyong, Celebrity Beauty, Celebrity Makeup, Beauty Trends


‘Us’ Poster: Lupita Nyong’o Takes Her Face Off For Jordan Peele’s New Horror Film

I’m desperately trying to temper my expectations for Jordan Peele‘s new horror movie Us, but that’s increasingly difficult when everything about it is this damn cool. The trailers have been killer, and now Peele, the Oscar-winning writer/director of Get Out, has revealed a creepy new poster featuring star Lupita Nyong’o (Black Panther) which will haunt me for the rest of the day – not only because it’s an unsettling poster, but because I’m going to spend the next few hours wondering what a rema...
Tags: Movies, Horror, US, Adelaide, Universal, Poster, Lupita Nyong'o, Northern California, Lupita Nyong, Nyong, Lupita, Peele, Jordan Peele, John Woo, Winston Duke, Adelaide Wilson


‘Little Monsters’ Review: The Australian Zombie Comedy is a Bloody Laugh Riot [Sundance]

There’s an endless number of zombie movies out there. So if you’re going to tackle this particular horror subgenre, you better have something unique to bring to the table. Thankfully, Australian filmmaker Abe Forsythe has exactly that. This the heartwarming story of an irresponsible, immature, and profane uncle and his adorable, gluten-intolerant, tractor and Darth Vader-obsessed nephew. But it’s blended it with a 1980s-inspired zombie invasion, and the result is a bloody laugh riot called Litt...
Tags: England, Comedy, Movies, Taylor Swift, Horror, Features, Dave, Movie Reviews, Darth Vader, Hulu, Lupita Nyong'o, Alexander, Sundance, FELIX, Nyong, Caroline


Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Super Bowl Trailer: Can This Family Survive Themselves?

Get Out director Jordan Peele is back behind the camera this year with a new nightmare called Us. The first trailer undoubtedly gave us chills, and it made the hip hop jam “I Got Five On It” by Luniz absolutely terrifying. Now a new trailer has arrived that will also be airing during the Super Bowl tonight. Watch the Jordan Peele’s Us Super Bowl trailer below. Jordan Peele’s Us Super Bowl Trailer Jordan Peele’s Monkey Paw Productions banner posted the trailer on Reddit as a long lead to ...
Tags: Movies, Horror, US, Reddit, Adelaide, Super Bowl, Universal, Movie Trailers, Lupita Nyong'o, Northern California, Lupita Nyong, Peele, Jordan Peele, Luniz, Winston Duke, Adelaide Wilson


Sundance Film Review: ‘Little Monsters’

Australian slacker Dave (Alexander England) excels at only two things: zombie video games and fighting with his girlfriend. Luckily, “Little Monsters'” kindergarten teacher Miss Caroline (Lupita Nyong’o) and her class of moppets, Dave’s, er, talents are perfectly timed for her disastrous school trip to Pleasant Valley Farm, a combination petting farm and mini-golf course that […]
Tags: Reviews, Dave, Festivals, Sundance film festival, Lupita Nyong'o, Abe Forsythe, Little Monsters, Dave Alexander England, Caroline Lupita Nyong, Pleasant Valley Farm


Lupita Nyong'o Wore Box Braids to the SAG Awards and Looked Like a Damn Queen

Award season is in full swing and my only question thus far is how much longer are we going to pretend that Lupita Nyong'o isn't queen of the red carpet? My pride and joy, and the star of Jordan Peele's upcoming horror flick Us, appeared alongside her Black Panther costars at the 2019 Screen Actors Guild Awards looking everything but boring in a blinged-out Vera Wang ensemble and a full head of box braids. The braids are the work of celebrity hairstylist Vernon François, who created the look by...
Tags: Beauty, Hair, SAG Awards, Lupita Nyong'o, Braids, Red Carpet, Lupita Nyong, Nyong, Vera Wang, Jordan Peele, Celebrity Beauty, Vernon François, Award Season, Celebrity Instagrams, Times Lupita Nyong


Lupita Nyong'o Wore Box Braids to the SAG Awards, and It's the Only Thing I'd Like to Discuss Today

Award season is in full swing and my only question thus far is how much longer are we going to pretend that Lupita Nyong'o isn't queen of the red carpet? My pride and joy, and the star of Jordan Peele's upcoming horror flick Us, appeared alongside her Black Panther costars at the 2019 Screen Actors Guild Awards looking everything but boring in a blinged-out Vera Wang ensemble and a full head of box braids. The braids are the work of celebrity hairstylist Vernon François, who created the look by...
Tags: Beauty, Hair, SAG Awards, Lupita Nyong'o, Black Women, Braids, Red Carpet, Lupita Nyong, Nyong, Vera Wang, Jordan Peele, Celebrity Beauty, Vernon François, Award Season, Celebrity Instagrams, Times Lupita Nyong


‘Black Panther’s’ Michael B. Jordan and Lupita Nyong’o on Wakandan Women and ‘Owning Your Identity’

Almost a year after “Black Panther” first hit theaters, stars Michael B. Jordan and Lupita Nyong’o — nominated for the Screen Actors Guild’s Best Ensemble award — sat down for Variety‘s Screening Series to discuss the film’s incredible impact. After Jordan joked that he knew it had become a genuine phenomenon once he “started seeing the memes,” […]
Tags: News, Jordan, Ryan Coogler, Michael B Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o, Black Panther, Lupita Nyong




Here's Exactly How Lupita Nyong'o Got Her Blue Lashes For the Golden Globes

Lupita Nyong'o's eye-catching blue makeup look at the 2019 Golden Globes was created with three products. Nick Barose, the Black Panther actress's makeup artist for the event, broke down her look on his Instagram. In a caption, he explained that he lined her eyes with Lancome's Drama Liquid-Pencil Longer Eyeliner in Cote D'azur ($23). Then, he applied Lashify's limited-edition Prismatic Colors A Gossamer Lashes ($25) on the outer corners and blended the colored lashes with Lancome Monsieur Big ...
Tags: Makeup, Beauty, Golden Globes, Golden Globe Awards, Lupita Nyong'o, Red Carpet, Lupita Nyong, Nick Barose, Celebrity Beauty, Beauty Trends, Yves Klein, Award Season, Eyelashes, Barose, Lashify, Lancome s Drama Liquid Pencil Longer Eyeliner