Lupita Nyong'o visits AOL Build to discuss her Broadway play Eclipsed, in New York City.

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No one was safe on April 1st. Not even the cast and crew of Broadway’s "Eclipsed."

Toni Akindele
Apr, 04, 2016

No one was safe on April 1st. Not even the cast and crew of Broadway’s Eclipsed as star Lupita Nyong’o pulled her “most successful April Fools Day prank EVER.”

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Nyong’o lured her victims in with the promise of homemade chocolate truffles filled with “a caramel layer,” or “white chocolate” only for them to discover that they’ve been had. 

Watch my most successful April Fools Day prank EVER on the cast and crew of Eclipsed on Broadway!! #AprilFools - best day of the year, really.

Posted by Lupita Nyong'o on Saturday, April 2, 2016

 

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The actress posted her successfully carried out mischievous endeavors on Facebook.

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