Lupita Nyong’o shows some leg while attending the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards with her mom Dorothy held at the beach on Saturday (March 1) in Santa Monica, Calif.
The 31-year-old actress is nominated for Best Supporting Female for her work on highly acclaimed film 12 Years a Slave, going up against Melonie Diaz, Sally Hawkins, Yolonda Ross, and June Squibb.
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The day before, Lupita and her mom attended the Women In Film Pre-Oscar Cocktail Party, where she showed some admiration for Helen Mirren on the red carpet.
FYI: Lupita is wearing a Stella McCartney jumpsuit, Casadei heels, a Devi Kroell clutch, and Neil Lane jewelry.