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Lupita Nyong'o Spilled The Tea On Her Skincare Routine While Playing With Puppies

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In less than five years since her feature film debut in 12 Years a Slave, Lupita Nyong'o has snatched an Oscar, forayed into Broadway, and starred in a slew of blockbuster hits. Now, with Black Panther setting up to be one of the biggest superhero films of all time, Lupita is gearing up to introduce audiences to her latest character Nakia, a "war dog" and spy in Marvel's fictional African nation, Wakanda.

But before you head to the theater to see Lupita's ass-kicking debut in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, we sat down with the actor to ask her your most burning questions with the help of a few furry friends. Here's what happened.

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Without spoilers, what are you most excited for audiences to see in Black Panther?

How does it feel to be a part of bringing Marvel’s first black superhero to the big screen during Black History Month?

What was it like on set working with so many talented actors while filming Black Panther?

What was the training process like for playing such a physically-demanding character like Nakia?

What's your skincare routine like?

What kind of role would you like to play but haven’t been offered yet?

Make sure to check out Lupita in Black Panther, hitting theaters this Friday, Feb. 16.

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