05/01/2014 08:37 am ET Updated May 01, 2014

Why Can't Lupita Nyong'o Find A Role Worthy Of Her?

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An Academy Award can mean many things, but it’s never the solution to a problem. That reminder landed brutally in late April, when Lupita Nyong’o, the actress whose Oscar for "12 Years a Slave" was the Cinderella story of this year’s ceremony, entered final talks for her first major post-prize gig.

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