We’re so excited to announce SULWE, the animated musical, is coming to Netflix! Based off of Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o’s New York Times bestselling book, SULWE tells the story of a young girl born “the color of midnight” who learns to embrace her inner and outer beauty. pic.twitter.com/jv9ENBfAuu
— Strong Black Lead (@strongblacklead) February 18, 2021
Netflix is turning the Lupita Nyong’o children’s book Sulwe into an animated series.
In case you don’t know, the book is about a girl named Sulwe who wants to be like her mother and sister and embarks on a journey in the night sky.
Netflix will turn the book into an animated musical series with Lupita serving as the executive producer of the project.
No word on a release date.
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