Lupita Nygong’o Joins Lancome Brand Ambassadress
Academy Award winning actress Lupita Nyong’o will now include Brand Ambassadress on her growing resume as Maison Lancôme has just announced she is their new brand ambassadress. The 31-year old, Mexican/Kenyan actress and Yale graduate is the fourth Academy Award® winning Lancôme ambassadress, joining Julia Roberts and Kate Winslet. “Lupita’s authentic inner and outer beauty, her exquisite grace, and true confidence represent today’s modern woman, “ noted Xavier Vey, President of Lancôme USA, “Having Lupita as a Lancome ambassadress will help support our mission in the U.S. market which is to speak to all women. This summer Lupita Nyong’o will be seen in campaigns lensed by photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott. She is currently in the action thriller Non-Stop with Liam Neeson and Julianne Moore. “I am truly honored to join the Maison Lancome, a brand with such a prestigious history that I have always loved. 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,” revealed Nyong’o.