Lupita Nyong’o, a Kenyan-Mexican actress, rose to fame with her role in “12 Years a Slave,” winning an Academy Award.

She continued to star in successful films like “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” and “Black Panther.”

Nyong’o is also known for advocating for social causes and diversity in Hollywood.

She made history as the first African to lead the Berlin International Film Festival jury on February 16, 2024. She wore Queen v3, a creation from the Queen of Cowries collection, with grace.