The actress wore the custom Calvin Klein gown created by Francisco Costa to the 87th Academy Awards ceremony on Sunday and it is understood the show-stopping outfit was taken out of her room at The London hotel in West Hollywood.
Lupita Nyongo’s $150K Oscar Dress Stolen?
Hollywood actress Lupita Nyong’o’s famous Oscar dress which costs $150,000 and featured 6,000 pearls is reported to be stolen from her hotel room in Hollywood.
According to reports, the 31-year-old told police it went missing between 8am and 9pm on Tuesday while she was out and authorities are now searching CCTV footage for answers.
A spokesperson from the LA Sheriff's Department told Us Magazine: “I can confirm a dress was stolen from the London Hotel that belonged to the actress Lupita Nyong'o,"
'We believe it was taken sometime during the day yesterday. We are looking at every scenario; when the cleaners go to clean the rooms they do it with the door open so that's a possibility.”
They added, “Currently we are still investigating, detectives are interviewing and looking for witnesses.”
The London is also said to have confirmed the incident saying, “This is a terribly unfortunate situation, and we are working with law enforcement on their investigation”.
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