Lupita Nyong’o stars in Chimamanda’s movie “Americanah”

Rahila Lassa, Abuja


Chimamanda’s on-screen version of Americanah, is finally coming to life.

The ten-episode HBO series will be starring Lupita Nyong’o and directed by Danai Gurira.

The duo of Nyong’o and Gurira have become a formidable force in Hollywood when it comes to their commitment to telling authentic African stories and especially the stories of women.

They’re both best known for their lead roles in 2018 blockbuster Black Panther set in the Marvel-created African country of Wakanda.

Rahila L.