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Ronan Farrow Gushes Over Lupita Nyong’o

TIME/People WHCD Cocktail Party
Michael Loccisano—Getty Images for TIME Savannah Guthrie and Ronan Farrow

The MSNBC host was eager to make friends at TIME/People’s pre-White House Correspondents Association dinner cocktail party

MSNBC host Ronan Farrow called the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner weekend the “unholy union of Washington and Hollywood,” but there was one star he was dying to see.

Like many others at the TIME/People pre-White House Correspondents Association Dinner cocktail party on Friday, the TV host just couldn’t help but gush over Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o.

“Lupita is here,” Farrow said. “Need I say more?”

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