Lupita Nyong’o

Rihanna and Lupita Nyong’o will costar in a buddy movie directed by Ava DuVernay for Netflix

After dramatic negotiation session at the Cannes Film Festival, Netflix has nabbed a film project pairing Grammy winner Rihanna with Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o, in a concept that began as a Twitter sensation. Ava DuVernay (Selma) will direct, and Issa Rae (Insecure)