The famous dress, which was worn by the 31-year-old actress, was stolen from her hotel room right after the star-studded ceremony.
“I’m happy that it has been potentially recovered,” Nyong’o shared in the statement to Women’s Wear Daily (via Associated Press). “It’s a timeless and priceless piece of art.”
The thief reportedly took the dress back to the London in a garment bag and put it in a bathroom at the hotel and claimed that the pearls on the dress were fake, according to TMZ. Watch the video below!