Lupita Nyong'o's 30-Second Performance in Jay-Z's New Teaser Will Give You Chills
It's no secret that Hollywood darling Lupita Nyong'o has some serious acting skills. Whether she's stealing the scene with an Oscar-worthy appearance in 12 Years a Slave or giving us a thrilling performance in Queen of Katwe, the Academy Award-winning star never fails to put on a performance that we simply can't stop watching.
It should come as no surprise, then, that the actress's latest film appearance is causing quite the stir—even if it's only a half a minute long.
WATCH: Lupita Nyong'o's Beauty Transformation
Jay-Z continues to up the ante on his highly-anticipated visual album 4:44 ahead of its June 30th release date with a slew of new trailers including "Adnis" and "Kill Jay Z." And the rapper's latest teaser clip—titled "MaNyfaCedGod"—gives viewers an intense and highly emotional look at the stunning star caught in a brief but powerful moment.
In the mesmerizing black-and-white 30-second video, which was released Wednesday on Jay-Z's streaming service Tidal, a visibly anguished Nyong'o stares off camera before sinking to the ground and exhibiting one of the best crying faces we've ever seen.
Seriously, we promise you won't be able to stop watching this transfixing performance on repeat!