Lupita Nyongo To Star & Co-Produce Movie Of Trevor Noah’s Book
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Black Panther star, Lupita Nyong’o has just revealed that she will be starring in and co-producing a movie adaptation of Trevor Noah’s bestselling book, Born A Crime. The Oscar winner took to Twitter to announce the news:

According to Hollywood publication, Deadline, Lupita will play Trevor’s mom, Patricia, who was shot in the head by his stepfather while returning from a church service in 2009 – she survived. Trevor is producing the film through his Ark Angel Productions alongside Lupita and three other prolific Hollywood producers.

Tweeps were excited to hear the news and took to Twitter.

Others had concerns of their own:

Trevor’s response to the news and hype was short and sweet.

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