The question on everyone's lips, are filmmakers Lupita Nyongo and Alex Konstantaras dating?
Their answer to the salacious claims put forth by 'fans of their work' is negative.
Lupita eplianed thier relationship. “Alex and I are not dating actually. We met in Rwanda and really hit it off. We have a lot in common and we enjoy each other’s company. Our relationship is purely platonic,” she said.
The couple in Rwanda during the RIFF (Rwanda International Film Festival)
As for been spotted severally together? “Hmmm... we like each other’s company. We challenge each other artistically and intellectually. We have a common interest like theatre, movies, we like similar music and so it’s easy to do stuff together.”
As for Alex, he finds the whole ‘Lupita-Alex saga, very amusing.’
Anyho, Lupita is currently co-producing and acting in a short film with Big Ideas entertainment. “It’s a quirky love story and that’s all I’m allowed to say about it at the moment.” Alex is a producer and actor with Jitu films. He starred in the comedy film
R2 brothers, a lampoon about two mafia boys who take a forced holiday in Kenya.