Lupita Nyong'o

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Black Panther: Wakanda Forever review – grief shadows superhero sequel
Shaped around the loss of its original hero Chadwick Boseman, this take pays tribute to the late actor with fiery performances and great spectacle

Peter Bradshaw

08, Nov, 2022 @5:00 PM

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Darling, you were dreadful! The best and worst big-screen performances of all time
What makes cinema acting great – or awful? As Harry Styles raises eyebrows in two new films, our film critics name the portrayals that really blew them away

Guardian film critics

23, Sep, 2022 @5:00 AM

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The 355 review – Jessica Chastain and her spy gang just don’t add up
The combined might of Chastain, Lupita Nyong’o, Diane Kruger and Penélope Cruz can’t enliven this lumbering action thriller

Simran Hans

08, Jan, 2022 @3:00 PM

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The 355 review – Jessica Chastain-led action thriller is a disappointing dud
The Oscar nominee leads an impressive cast in a frustratingly rote caper that ends up being as forgettable as its title

Benjamin Lee

06, Jan, 2022 @5:00 PM

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‘Their locks were a centrepiece of their outfits’: black hair dazzles at Met Gala
Alongside political fashion statements, many guests sent messages through their hairstyles

Priya Elan

17, Sep, 2021 @2:22 PM

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Bryan Adams photographs Cher, Grimes and Iggy Pop for Pirelli calendar
Jennifer Hudson, St Vincent and other music stars also feature in touring-themed photoshoots conceived by rocker-photographer

Mark Brown, arts correspondent

05, Aug, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Taika Waititi leads all-star charity Roald Dahl readings
Meryl Streep and Benedict Cumberbatch among stars narrating James and the Giant Peach to raise funds to help vulnerable countries tackle Covid-19 crisis

Alison Flood

18, May, 2020 @1:00 PM

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Slaves, nannies, and maids: Oscars value women of colour – in subservient roles
For non-white actors, an award nomination seems to depend on whether the role is deserving of white pity – making recent diversity moves look pathetic

Beatrice Loayza

14, Jan, 2020 @12:19 PM

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From The Final Quarter to Judy & Punch: the best Australian films of 2019
Plus Jennifer Kent’s elegant and brutal colonial drama, Lupita Nyong’o battling zombies, and the best biopic since Chopper

Luke Buckmaster

16, Dec, 2019 @2:04 AM

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Little Monsters review – school-trip kids teach zombies a lesson
A bunch of children led by teacher Lupita Nyong’o tackle a marauding army of the undead in this enjoyably silly zomcom

Peter Bradshaw

14, Nov, 2019 @11:00 AM

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Warrior Women With Lupita Nyong’o review – a kick-ass tale worthy of an Oscar
The Black Panther star uncovers the astounding true story of the Agoji, Benin’s female army – then finds the last warrior left alive

Ellen E Jones

23, Oct, 2019 @10:05 PM

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Are we finally ready to talk about colourism? | Yomi Adegoke
Thanks to outspoken celebrities like Lupita Nyong’o, the discrimination faced by darker-skinned black people is finally being noticed. But we still have a long way to go

Yomi Adegoke

09, Oct, 2019 @5:30 PM

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