Black Panther gave the world more than a much-needed movie dedicated to black excellence — it offered an excellent commentary on the black experience, action-packed scenes about securing the (fictional) world’s most powerful metal, and *SPOILER* Danai Gurira throws her wig as a weapon.
The two have been spotted getting all sorts of cozy and comfortable (clock them in matching pajamas on their first-class flight below, as you do), and sharing flirty pick-up lines on Twitter – one of them ended in Michael asking Lupita if she was ready for round two. Yes, girl, he did!
Lupita’s also making him do “on-call” push-ups thanks to an undisclosed bet that he has lost, but we’ve all won. Shall we?
Here he is doing some calisthenics on set of The View.
— Lupita Nyong'o (@Lupita_Nyongo) February 19, 2018
And in a bunch of popcorn at the Calvin Klein runway show during New York Fashion Week.
— Lupita Nyong'o (@Lupita_Nyongo) February 14, 2018
Also have you seen their warm embraces while doing their press tours!? True love! (TMZ has reported that the flirtmance is “more about promoting [Black Panther]” than a real-deal love connection, but whatever, you can’t fake all that chemistry!)
LOOK AT THEM.
Here they are on a dinner date. Yeah, there are other people there too, but they’re sitting next to each other and Michael can’t stop panning the camera to her. Oh, to be a fly on that wall!
He also tweeted for her to “bring them chocolate cakes back.” Okay! Go ahead, Michael!
Sadly, this initial tweet was a dare and he deleted it, but does Lupita know that!? Who cares if it’s a dare as long as it’s true, right?
Everyone else definitely approves of this relationship
— Michael B. Jordan (@michaelb4jordan) February 20, 2018
I'm shipping these two ridiculously hard right now https://t.co/59akPBxL7L
— ✨🔮bella donna🔮✨ (@neia_the_libra) February 19, 2018
Can yall get together already??? Do it for the culture!!! https://t.co/8qn3FKlnOr
— Beníe —-Jonghyun ❤—- (@_Queenbenz_) February 19, 2018
If anyone were to take Michael from me, Lupita is a more-than-worthy opponent. Bless you, Lupita. She is truly down for the cause and giving us more Michael in Marvel-shape.
Here for this!
This article originally appeared in Cosmopolitan US
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