Lupita Nyong’o Will Play Trevor Noah’s Mom in New Adaptation!

Lupita Nyong’o Will Play Trevor Noah’s Mom in New Adaptation!

The Daily Show host Trevor Noah’s autobiography Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood is being adapted for the big screen, and Lupita Nyong’o has been confirmed for the role of Noah’s mother, Patricia.   When Noah was born in South Africa in 1987, the very fact of his birth was a crime. His mother Patricia Nombuyiselo Noah was imprisoned and fined, due to the fact that she was black and Noah’s father, Robert was white. Robert moved back to his native Switzerland, and Patricia subsequently had two relationships, both of which were abusive. The second relationship ended in her estranged husband shooting …