Lupita Nyong’o and Rihanna inspire Twitter movie that might actually be made

Lupita Nyong’o and Rihanna inspire Twitter movie that might actually be made
  • Twitter has served as inspiration for movie ideas before, we all recall Zola and her tale
  • This new yet to be named movie started off with a random tweet

An old picture taken in 2014 where Rihanna and Lupita are sat next to each other has created a fire storm. A twitter account by the name of 1800SADGAL started it off by staying “Rihanna looks like she scams rich white men and lupita is the computer smart best friend that helps plan the scans.”

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After the tweet went viral Lupita Nyong’o herself chimed in saying, “I’m down if you are @rihanna” to which the Bajan singer responded with, “I’m in Pit’z.”

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Young Hollywood actress, Yara Shahidi who stars on ABC’s Blackish launched a campaign for a role in the movie.

Next came the director and screenwriter. Ava DuVernay tweeted, “Lights set. Camera’s up. Ready to call action for these #queens” while HBO’s Insecure star and writer Issa Rae responded with a GIF of a cat frantically ‘typing’ on a keyboard.

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Hollywood executive and producer Helen Estabrook added, “Lionsgate is ready! Are you guys serious? If so a deal can be done this week!”

First (and best) movie to come out of a Twitter dream ever.

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