Think you’re the ultimate fan of Scandal? Not so fast says Oscar-nominated actress Lupita Nyong’o. It turns out the 12 Years a Slave star is a superfan of the adrenaline filled, emotional roller coaster ride that is the ABC series. A quick perusal of Nyong’o’s Instagram account reveals her propensity for taking photos with fellow celebs. Leonardo DiCaprio, Oprah and Lena Dunham have all found themselves saying “cheese” next to Nyong’o, but it’s the bevy of Scandal stars — from Kerry Washington to Bellamy Young — who really take the spotlight. Of course, this can mean only one thing: Lupita Nyong’o, the SAG Award winner for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, is just as big of a fan girl as the rest of us!
Take a look at Lupita Nyong’o’s impressive collection of photos taken with the cast of Scandal below.
1. Lupita Nyong’o and Kerry Washington pose together at the Golden Globes
Our Instagram: Photo of a plate of half eaten french fries captioned with the phrase “Any Given Friday.”
Lupita Nyong’o’s Instagram: Photo with Kerry Washington
Winner: Lupita Nyong’o. The girl has it handled.
2. Lupita Nyong’o and Bellamy Young: New best friends?
One item on Nyong’o’s “Golden Globe Checklist” was to tell Scandal’s Bellamy Young — who plays First Lady Mellie Grant — that she is fierce. Check and mate!
3. Lupita Nyong’o snags a photo with Scandal’s President Grant at the 2013 AFI Awards
“Thank God It’s Friday, Thank God it’s Fitz!,” Nyong’o captioned this photo.
4. Photo-time fun with the cast of Scandal
It’s okay to feel jealous Gladiators. We are too.
What do you think, Gladiators? Did Lupita Nyong’o capture the title of “Ultimate Scandal Fan”?
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