J.J. Abrams Shoots Down Rumors He Cut Lupita Nyong'o's Star Wars Role For Not Being 'Satisfactory' — Get The REAL Story Here!
There's a reason they're called rumors!
We were shocked to hear the news — considering she's an Oscar-winner — but a source was confident the story was true, telling the tabloid:
"There was a general sense that something wasn't working so a lot of her scenes ended up being either reworked or cut."
Well, it's a good thing that director J.J. Abrams has Lupita's back, because he just shot all those rumors down, telling Page Six: