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Lupita Nyong’o to star in Danai Gurira’s ‘Americanah’ adaptation

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 14, 2019
The Oscar-winning Nyong’o is teaming with The Walking Dead‘s on HBO Max’s 10-episode limited series adaptation of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s bestselling novel. Gurira will write the pilot and serve as showrunner, while Nyong’o will star. Both will serve as executive producers. Nyong’o will play Ifemelu, “a young, beautiful, self-assured woman raised in Nigeria, who as […]