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Lucky Lupita: List of Awards Nyong'o Received for '12 Years A Slave'

Lupita's long list of awards received for '12 Years A Slave'
Lupita's long list of awards received for '12 Years A Slave'
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Mexican-born, Kenyan-raised and America's current 'it' girl Lupita Nyong'o has certainly been cashing in for her role as Patsy in 12 Years A Slave. The Steve McQueen flick made history when it won Best Picture at the Oscars. However, it was Lupita who stole the show with a speech that ended up as the most motivational meme of the evening.

"When I look down at this golden statue, may it remind me and every little child that no matter where you’re from, your dreams are valid," said Lupita after acknowledging McQueen, her costar and the spirits of Solomon and Patsy.

While the Oscar is the cherry on the sundae for Lupita's phenomenal year, the actress (who also directs films and music videos) had quite a bit of honors leading up to the main event. As of March 3, 2014 here you'll find a list of her wins and nominations for her first feature film role.

Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress
African-American Film Critics Association Award for Best Breakout Performance
Alliance of Women Film Journalists Award for Best Breakthrough Performance
Alliance of Women Film Journalists Award for Best Supporting Actress
Austin Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
Black Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress
Black Film Critics Circle Award for Best Ensemble
Black Reel Award for Best Supporting Actress
Black Reel Award for Best Ensemble
Black Reel Award for Best Breakthrough Performance
Boston Online Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
Boston Online Film Critics Association Award for Best Ensemble
Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress (Runner-up)
Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
Central Ohio Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress (Runner-up)
Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
Empire Award for Best Female Newcomer
Florida Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress
Florida Film Critics Circle Award for Pauline Kael Breakout Award
Georgia Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
Hamptons International Film Festival Award for Breakthrough Performer
Hollywood Film Festival New Hollywood Award
Houston Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress
Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Actress
Iowa Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress
Las Vegas Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress
London Film Critics Circle Award for Supporting Actress of the Year
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress (Runner-up)
New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress (Runner-up)
New York Film Critics Online Award for Best Supporting Actress
North Carolina Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress
Palm Springs International Film Festival Award for Breakthrough Performance Award
Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Southeastern Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
St. Louis Gateway Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
Toronto Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress (Runner-up)
Village Voice Film Poll for Best Supporting Actress
Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award for Best Ensemble
Pending – Empire Award for Best Supporting Actress
Pending – Guardian Film Award for Best Scene
Pending – Guardian Film Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated – AACTA International Award for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated – Alliance of Women Film Journalists Award for Best Ensemble Cast
Nominated – Alliance of Women Film Journalists Award for Unforgettable Moment
Nominated – BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Nominated – BAFTA Rising Star Award
Nominated – Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Acting Ensemble
Nominated – Central Ohio Film Critics Association Award for Best Ensemble
Nominated – Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Most Promising Performance
Nominated – Denver Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated – Detroit Film Critics Society Award for Best Ensemble
Nominated – Detroit Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated – Dorian Awards for Performance of the Year – Actress
Nominated – Dorian Awards for Rising Star Award
Nominated – Georgia Film Critics Association Award for Best Breakthrough Performance
Nominated – Georgia Film Critics Association Award for Best Ensemble
Nominated – Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture
Nominated – Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Breakthrough Actor
Nominated – IGN Award for Best Movie Actress
Nominated – International Cinephile Society Award for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated – International Cinephile Society Award for Best Ensemble
Nominated – Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Breakthrough Performance on Camera
Nominated – Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Cast
Nominated – San Diego Film Critics Society Award for Best Cast
Nominated – San Diego Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated – San Francisco Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated – Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture
Nominated – Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nominated – Vancouver Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress