Lupita Nyong'o reveals a few of her (many) talents, from speaking Swahili: and Spanish, to showing off her impressive hula hoop skills. The Oscar-winning actress also reflects on what it was like to move to Mexico at age 16 without her parents, how she learned to cry on demand, what life was like as a Hollywood production assistant, and what it took to bring her upcoming Star Wars character to life.
For fashion week, The Root Live brings together some of the hottest names in fashion for a lively discussion about the business of design and what really goes on behind the scenes. Designers Byron Lars and Kimberly Goldson are featured, along with writer Teri Agins and Prudential's ShirleyAnn Robertson
When The Carter Center began leading the campaign to eradicate Guinea worm in 1986, there were an estimated 3.5 million cases of the disease in 20 countries in Africa and Asia. Today, less than a fraction of one percent of Guinea worm cases remain in a handful of endemic countries: Sudan, Ghana, Mali, Ethiopia, Niger, and Nigeria.
Idris Elba Plays James Bond: "Vulture Remix" Episode 10
New York Magazine wrote: There's been a lot of talk lately about whether or not Idris Elba would be qualified to play 007. We decided to investigate for ourselves. (Footage sources: "Luther," "The Gunman," "Takers," "Spectre" trailer, ad for Jaguar.) Come back for more Vulture Remixes on Mondays!
Idris Elba Says 'Luther' and James Bond Have Similarity
Idris Elba says 'Luther' is his Bond. The British actor stared as John Luther, a brilliant detective constantly solving a series of grisly murders, in the popular BBC series 'Luther' that ended in 2013 after only three seasons. But 'Luther' is coming back for a TV special on Dec. 17.