Watch Lupita Nyong’o Impersonate Animals For Ellen DeGeneres — And Reveal Her VERY Secret Audition For Star Wars!

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How did she not know?!

Lupita Nyong’o stopped by Ellen DeGeneres‘ talk show today to chat about her upcoming mega blockbuster Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

While the Oscar winner was on the show, Ellen asked about the auditioning process for Star Wars at which point Lupita revealed:

“It was crazy. I accepted this audition ├óΓé¼┬ª and I didn’t really know what I was auditioning for. I knew I was going in for J.J. [Abrams], but I was so busy.”

The 32-year old actress then went on to talk about her motion capture role in the film and how difficult it was to eat!

Related: Lupita Nyong’o’s Princess Leia-Inspired Hair Is AH-Mazing!

Once work talk was over, the two ladies had a little fun and got a play a HIGHlarious game of Heads Up, in which Nyong’o had to act out various animals for the talk show host to guess!

Ch-ch-check out the revealing interview and the wacky and wild game (below)!

Lupita reveals her Star Wars audition process:

The actress and Ellen play a funny game of Heads Up:

Dec 15, 2015 11:13am PDT

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