One of Masekela’s tweets about Lupita from 2016 went viral after her reveal.
In epic fashion, Lupita Nyong’o and her boyfriend, sports reporter and commentator Selema Masekela, just made their Instagram relationship public. a focus on style.
“Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” actress Selena Gomez uploaded a video to her Instagram page on Friday with the message, “We just click!? @selema #thisismylove #nuffsaid.”
The two may be seen in the video snapping to the rhythm of “The King’s Affirmation” by Iniko ft. Reuel Williams, as they cycle through costumes that range from matching bathrobes to swimwear with leopard prints to red carpet-ready looks that she had earlier this year shared on her page by herself.
Masekela has a long history of involvement with the sports industry. He hosted ESPN’s coverage of the X Games before moving on to NBC, VICE, and HBO. He was a singer as well as the anchor of The Daily 10 on E! He also goes by Sal Masekela in the business world.
Lupita Nyong’o reveals boyfriend Selema Masekela in Instagram video
He uploaded the identical video to his personal Instagram page and said, “Hearts are synched. I truly and completely adore Lupitanyongo. ? #outkickedthecoverage?
Soon after Lupita, 39, confirmed her relationship with Selema, 51, on social media, his tweet about shooting his shot with her back in 2016 caught the attention of her admirers.
“Anyone comes up with a good opener for me with Lupita Nyong’o, send em,” he wrote at the time. Because I am actually behind her on this flight. #stumped.”
Say hello and wait for her response, someone wrote in response. Tell her that your father, South African singer Hugh Masekela, called her out during a concert and that you freestyled from there, Masekela said. Yes, Selema wrote in response. Well
It’s still unclear if he actually followed through with that contact, but everything turned fine in the end.
Unknown how long the two have been dating, Nyong’o was pictured with Masekela in March at a Venice, California, event celebrating the opening of an African surf shop. In October, he went to the “Black Panther” premiere as well.