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Lupita Nyong'o Will Star in Trevor Noah's Biopic!

Lupita Nyong'o Will Star in Trevor Noah's Biopic!

Lupita Nyong’o just signed on for her next role!

The 34-year-old Oscar-winning actress has signed on to play Trevor Noah‘s mom in the upcoming biopic based on his life, Deadline reports.

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The upcoming movie is an adaption of the 34-year-old The Daily Show host’s 2016 memoir Born a Crime: Stories From a Southern African Childhood – and Trevor will be producing it with his Ark Angels Production company.

In his book, Trevor details how his mom Patricia grew up in a hut with 14 other people and how she would take him to three churches every Sunday, a prayer meeting on Tuesday, Bible study on Wednesday, and youth church on Thursday.

Also pictured inside: Lupita Nyong’o arriving at her appearance of The Daily Show on Thursday (February 22) in New York City.

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