There’s word that Netflix is ready to make the Rihanna and Lupita Nyong’o movie that Twitter dreamed up!
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What started as a meme is one step closer to becoming a realiy. While Rihanna was slaying the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival, Netflix was there negotiating to pick up her buddy heist movie with Lupita.
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According to Entertainment Weekly, Netflix won the bid over several other interested parties. The streaming service has not commented on the reports just yet.
However, Ava DuVernay has already agreed to direct. Rihanna and Lupita are also ready for their closeups!
Supposedly, Issa is already working on the script for the movie, but she won’t leave out the people who originated the idea. Entertainment Weekly reports that her reps have said that the users who thought up the concept will be “credited and included in some form.”
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We’re ready for this to happen! All we need to know now is when it will be on Netflix. We’ll be getting the popcorn ready.
Glam Goddess: Lupita Nyong’o’s Best Red Carpet Looks
1. Lupita Nyong’o stuns in Elie Saab at the Premiere Of Disney’s ‘Queen of Katwe.’Source:Instagram 1 of 20
2. Lupita at a Sally Morrison & LoveGold event.Source:Getty 2 of 20
3. Lupita Nyong’o at the Opening Ceremony & ‘La Tete Haute’ Premiere at the Cannes Film Festival.Source:Getty 3 of 20
4. Lupita Nyong’o attends Premiere of Walt Disney Pictures and Lucasfilm’s ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens.’Source:Getty 4 of 20
5. Lupita Nyong’o attends the ‘Charles James: Beyond Fashion’ Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.Source:Getty 5 of 20
6. Lupita Nyong’o attends the ‘Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology’ Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art.Source:Getty 6 of 20
7. Lupita Nyong’o attends the 61st Annual Obie Awards.Source:Getty 7 of 20
8. Lupita at the Tony Honors Cocktail Party.Source:Getty 8 of 20
9. Lupita in Ralph Lauren.Source:Getty Images 9 of 20
10. Radiant in yellow.Source:Getty 10 of 20
11. White hot in a ruched bodice.Source:WENN 11 of 20
12. Lupita Nyong’o hits the red carpet.Source:WENN 12 of 20
13. Lupita Nyong’o rocks a LBD.Source:WENN 13 of 20
14. Lupita Nyong’o in polka dots.Source:WENN 14 of 20
15. Lady in red!Source:WENN 15 of 20
16. Lupita brightens things up with this yellow number.Source:WENN 16 of 20
17. Lupita Nyong’o in a classic black romper.Source:WENN 17 of 20
18. Lupita Nyong’o in a form-fitting blue dress.Source:Splash 18 of 20
19. Colorblock like a pro.Source:Splash News 19 of 20
20. Lupita Nyong’o in fun casual separates.Source:Getty Images 20 of 20
Report: Netflix Pick Up Rihanna And Lupita Nyong’o’s Twitter Movie was originally published on hellobeautiful.com