The play takes place during the chaos of the , where the captive wives of a rebel officer band together to form a community, until the balance of their lives are upset by the arrival of a new girl played by Nyong'o.
Nyong'o made her first appearance on 's February '20 cover.
Nyong'o made her writing debut with a book titled 2019 , which is published by.
Lupita Nyong'o received star recognition after staring in Twelve Years a Slave, for which she won her first Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.
In addition, she was nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Play at the and a Distinguished Performance Award at the.
In the year 2019, she was inducted in the Hollywood Walk of Fame.