Daring: Lupita Nyong

She is an Oscar-winner known for her ability to take on many diverse roles.

And Lupita Nyong’o proved that her curiosity doesn’t purely end with the craft of acting.

The 39-year-old Kenyan-Mexican actress proudly shared a video on Instagram Thursday night of herself eating ants at a gala event.

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Daring: Lupita Nyong'o proudly shared a video on Instagram Thursday night of herself eating ants at a gala event

Daring: Lupita Nyong'o proudly shared a video on Instagram Thursday night of herself eating ants at a gala event

Daring: Lupita Nyong’o proudly shared a video on Instagram Thursday night of herself eating ants at a gala event

Interesting: The 39-year-old Kenyan-Mexican actress proudly showed off the delicacy which appeared to be a type of stone fruit with the insect sprinkled on top

Interesting: The 39-year-old Kenyan-Mexican actress proudly showed off the delicacy which appeared to be a type of stone fruit with the insect sprinkled on top

Interesting: The 39-year-old Kenyan-Mexican actress proudly showed off the delicacy which appeared to be a type of stone fruit with the insect sprinkled on top

She certainly seemed to enjoy the bizarre snack which was served at the opening night of a three-night dinner series in Los Angeles of world-renowned restaurant Noma in collaboration with nonprofit MAD and car company Audi.

Lupita proudly showed off the delicacy which appeared to be a type of stone fruit with the insect sprinkled on top.

The Black Panther actress did not hesitate to take a bite as she said: ‘It’s ants.’ 

Good cause: She certainly seemed to enjoy the bizarre snack which was served at the opening night of a three-night dinner series in Los Angeles of world-renowned restaurant Noma in collaboration with nonprofit MAD and car company Audi

Good cause: She certainly seemed to enjoy the bizarre snack which was served at the opening night of a three-night dinner series in Los Angeles of world-renowned restaurant Noma in collaboration with nonprofit MAD and car company Audi

Good cause: She certainly seemed to enjoy the bizarre snack which was served at the opening night of a three-night dinner series in Los Angeles of world-renowned restaurant Noma in collaboration with nonprofit MAD and car company Audi

Yum! The Black Panther actress did not hesitate to take a bite as she said: 'It's ants'

Yum! The Black Panther actress did not hesitate to take a bite as she said: 'It's ants'

Yum! The Black Panther actress did not hesitate to take a bite as she said: ‘It’s ants’

Her eyes rolled in the back of her head as she nodded her head in approval before saying: 'It was really good!'

Her eyes rolled in the back of her head as she nodded her head in approval before saying: 'It was really good!'

Her eyes rolled in the back of her head as she nodded her head in approval before saying: ‘It was really good!’

She was really impressed by the dish from the fine dining restaurant and swiftly took another bite.

Her eyes rolled in the back of her head as she nodded her head in approval before saying: ‘It was really good!’

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Noma – which is run by chef René Redzepi – is considered by many critics to be the best restaurant in the world. 

Stunning: Lupita looked pretty in a sleeveless pink jumpsuit featuring flowy trousers and an asymmetrical neckline

Stunning: Lupita looked pretty in a sleeveless pink jumpsuit featuring flowy trousers and an asymmetrical neckline

Stunning: Lupita looked pretty in a sleeveless pink jumpsuit featuring flowy trousers and an asymmetrical neckline

Double gold: She was not alone at the event which is raising awareness to sustainability and a commitment to driving positive change as she was joined by fellow Oscar-winner Ariana DeBose

Double gold: She was not alone at the event which is raising awareness to sustainability and a commitment to driving positive change as she was joined by fellow Oscar-winner Ariana DeBose

Double gold: She was not alone at the event which is raising awareness to sustainability and a commitment to driving positive change as she was joined by fellow Oscar-winner Ariana DeBose

The original restaurant is in Copenhagen, Denmark as ants are a regular ingredient used in the cuisine as they are served on shrimp, beef tartare, among other dishes.

Lupita looked pretty in a sleeveless pink jumpsuit featuring flowy trousers and an asymmetrical neckline. 

Her braided locks were worn down as she accentuated her natural looks with complementary make-up topped off with a swipe of red lip.

She was not alone at the event which is raising awareness to sustainability and a commitment to driving positive change as she was joined by fellow Oscar-winner Ariana DeBose.

Stunner: The 31-year-old Raleigh, North Carolina native looked stylish in a brown vest and trouser combination with metallic open-toed heels

Stunner: The 31-year-old Raleigh, North Carolina native looked stylish in a brown vest and trouser combination with metallic open-toed heels

Stunner: The 31-year-old Raleigh, North Carolina native looked stylish in a brown vest and trouser combination with metallic open-toed heels

Tremendous trio: They flanked fellow actress Jurnee Smollett

Tremendous trio: They flanked fellow actress Jurnee Smollett

Tremendous trio: They flanked fellow actress Jurnee Smollett

The 31-year-old Raleigh, North Carolina native looked stylish in a brown vest and trouser combination with metallic open-toed heels. 

Lupita has reprised her role as Nakia in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. 

The highly anticipated sequel is currently in post production. It is scheduled to debut in theaters November 11.

Excited: The talented duo smiled big as they posed for a snap together

Excited: The talented duo smiled big as they posed for a snap together

Excited: The talented duo smiled big as they posed for a snap together

Source: | Dailymail.co.uk

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