By Lilly Workneh (Article originally published on theGrio.com)
Lupita Nyong’o is kicking off the Spring with a stellar start.
The Academy Award winner has landed the cover of the May Issue for Marie Claire donning a hot-pink strapless gown and a killer smile.
Nyong’o, who is now endorsed by beauty brand Lancome, joins four fellow actresses who have each landed one of the five covers of the magazine’s May issue, including: Elle Fanning, Kate Mara, Emilia Clarke and Elizabeth Olsen.
The ladies celebrated the “Fresh Faces” issue in Hollywood Tuesday night where Nygong’o stunned in a gray and blue knee-length dress by Giambattista Valli.
Nygon’o’s stylish look was complimented by a new faux-mohawk hairstyle It was the perfect addition to an effortlessly chic yet head-turning ensemble.