Selema Masekela: 5 Things To Know About Lupita Nyong’o’s New Boyfriend

Lupita Nyong’o took her relationship with boyfriend Selema Masekela public in a cute Instagram video on Dec. 23, and it was so cute. Here’s everything you need to know about him!


December 23, 2022 7:46PM EST

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  • Selema Masekela’s half-brother appears on ‘Survivor’.
  • Selema Masekela is involved in many social initiatives.
  • Selema Masekela has a musical background and he likely inherited it from his jazz musician father.

and boyfriend Selema Masekela went on Dec. 23, and we couldn’t be more thrilled for them. The Black Panther star, 39, made the announcement that she’s dating the TV host and sports commentator, 51, by sharing an adorable video of themselves wearing various outfits and grooving to music together on Friday morning. “We just click,” she wrote in the caption, and it was enough to muster up a ton of excitement amongst her fans and followers. Well, that and the obvious hashtag #Thisismylove. So who exactly is Selema? Here’s everything you need to know.