Meet the fairest of them all: The fabulous Lupita Nyong’o
You don’t have to be white to be beautiful.
People magazine has named Lupita Nyong'o as one of its "Most Beautiful" this year.
This is a milestone year for People's "Most Beautiful" issue. TIME’s Sam Frizell points out: "The magazine has been naming the 50 most beautiful celebrities in the world since 1990."
That’s 25 years of choosing the 50 most eye-catching celebrities annually.
This has been a big year for Nyong'o, as she recently won the an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for playing the slave Patsey in 12 Years a Slave and won for the role.
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