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Lupita Nyong'o wins Oscar and looks fabulous doing it

Lupita Nyong'o wins Oscar and looks stunning doing so
Lupita Nyong'o wins Oscar and looks stunning doing soReuters

Today in Los Angeles Lupita Nyong'o was awarded the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her harrowing portrayal of Patsey, a female slave caught between the lust of her master and the hatred of her mistress.

The Yale School of Drama alum stunned at the awards show in a custom, icy blue gown designed by Prada, continuing her streak of beautiful dresses this awards seasons with a color that was eye catching and a silhouette that was effortless.

Nyong'o accentuated the gown with diamond earrings and a headband. The Oscar winner commented that the color of the dress "...reminds me of Nairobi, so I want to have a little bit of home."

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