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Lupita Nyong'o Clears Up 'Star Wars' Maz Kanata Rumor!

Lupita Nyong'o Clears Up 'Star Wars' Maz Kanata Rumor!

Lupita Nyong’o makes an appearance on The Ellen Show, airing today on NBC.

The 33-year-old Oscar winning actress spoke about her new Vogue cover, how modeling has helped her acting, and, she cleared up a major rumor about the upcoming Star Wars film!

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Lupita spoke to the rumor that her character, Maz Kanata, would not be in the next Star Wars film. She confirmed, however, that she is in fact in the upcoming movie.

Watch Lupita take on the rumor below…

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  • fromanotherplanet

    She looks stunning. However, something in the milk ain’t clean here. She told a journalist just a week ago that she hasn’t shot her scenes but now she says she has?? I think someone at Disney got to her. Methinks that was information she was not supposed to spill.