Lancôme is Lupiter Nyong’o’s first major endorsement deal since her win at the Academy Award for best supporting actress in early March for her role in the movie 12 Years a Slave.
She posted a video to her Instagram announcing the news saying :
“I am truly honored to join the Lancome brand with such a prestigious history that I have always loved,” she
stated in a press release. “I am particularly proud to represent its unique vision for women and the
idea that beauty should not be dictated, but should instead be an expression of a woman’s freedom to be herself.”
She joins the likes of Lily Collins as an . Julia Roberts,Lily Collins, Penelope Cruz, and Kate Winslet as a ambassador for the makeup brand.