SAG Awards 2014: '12 Years a Slave' winner Lupita Nyong'o even thanks her drama school

Lupita Nyong'o is on the award-season fast track.On the heels of winning a Critics' Choice Movie Award for "12 Years a Slave,"she also took the movie supporting actress honor Saturday (Jan. 18) at the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards -- triumphing in an upset over "American Hustle" co-star Jennifer Lawrence, who earned a Golden Globe Award last weekend. The two also are Oscar rivals for Best Supporting Actress."Being recognized by fellow actors is an honor of the highest order," Nyong'o says in opening her sincere and endearing acceptance speech, first singling out "the man without whom this wouldn't have been possible at all, [the film's central character] Solomon Northup."Also getting special mention from the Mexico-born, Kenya-raised Nyong'o is "12 Years a Slave" director Steve McQueen, "for taking a flashlight and shining it underneath the floorboards of this nation and reminding us what it is we stand on. You are love personified."After acknowledging her 12 Years a...


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