Lupita Nyong'o
Lupita Nyong'o

She’s portrayed many love stories on stage and screen.

But according to new reports, Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o may have found a happy ending of her own.

The 12 Years A Slave actress, 33, has been dating GQ Style’s Fashion Editor Mobolaji Dawodu for six months, according to Us Weekly.

Claims of a romance emerged when a supposed pal of Mobolaji’s revealed the relationship to the publication, saying they had been introduced ‘through mutual friends of the fashion world’.

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The friend added that Mobolaji had ‘discreetly told people they are dating’.

The stylish journalist added fuel to the speculation thanks to his Instagram page, on which he has posted numerous photos of the pair together, with one dating up to 35 weeks ago.

One selfie depicts the pair in a gloriously sunny holiday location, where they celebrated Christmas Eve together, according to the caption.

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Smitten? The pair have allegedly been introduced 'through mutual friends of the fashion world'

The Tony Awards is the Oscars of the American theatre industry so it’s no surprise it was such a glamorous event.

Stars like Cate Blanchett, Rose Byrne, Jourdan Dunne and Lucy Liu lit up the red carpet in designer gowns by labels like Thakoon, Zac Posen and Zuhair Murad giving the Academy Awards a run for its money.

And star of stage and screen Lupita Nyong’o joined the other guests looking radiant in a fabulous embellished gown by Hugo Boss. What’s not to love about this sparkling look complete with on trend, off shoulder neckline and multi-coloured sequins?

It’s the perfect way to be a showstopper while remaining elegant so it’s just a shame it’s custom made and can’t be bought online. But never fear. If you love this look we’ve edited out top pick of similar style in the carousel below starting from just £20!