“Right after the Oscars, I had no idea what I was going to do next. Zero clue,”“There’s a part of me that thought my life would go back to normal. Like at school. But it didn’t. I did not get out of that unscathed, you know?”Nyong’o particularly feared what some call the Oscar curse, especially as it relates to best supporting actress.
“They go on to appear in bomb after bomb after bomb,” she says.