Lupita Nyongo Vogue Italia February 2014

Lupita Nyong’o’s Fierce Vogue Italia Feature

Lupita Nyong’o for Vogue Italia February 2014

Lupita Nyong’o for Vogue Italia February 2014

12 Years A Slave actress Lupita Nyong’o continues to flaunt her modeling chops, this time for a Vogue Italia feature photographed by Tom Munroe.

The Oscar nominee poses in her edgiest shoot to date, garbed in mini-skirts, sequins and animal prints by stylist Patti Wilson.

Lupita Nyong’o for Vogue Italia February 2014

Lupita Nyong’o for Vogue Italia February 2014

Lupita Nyong’o for Vogue Italia February 2014

Lupita Nyong’o for Vogue Italia February 2014

Lupita Nyong’o for Vogue Italia February 2014

Lupita Nyong’o for Vogue Italia February 2014

Lupita Nyong’o for Vogue Italia February 2014

Lupita Nyong’o for Vogue Italia February 2014
In addition to this editorial, the Kenyan beauty also graces the covers of this month’s W Magazine and Dazed & Confused, along with Miu Miu’s Spring/Summer 2014 campaign.

For her work as Patsey in 12 Years, Lupita has earned nearly 30 awards and acknowledgments, including Best Supporting Actress at the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in January.

While fans eagerly anticipate her Academy Award win (March 2nd), they can catch her in Liam Neeson‘s upcoming action-thriller Non-Stop, which opens February 28th.

[thanks bellanaija.com, dizzymoods]