Vogue
June 19, 2014 4:18 PM EDT

If anyone was still wondering if breakout actress and Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o was having the best year ever, Vogue just solidified it. The 12 Years a Slave star, 31, made her first appearance on the glossiest of the glossy mags for Vogue’s July issue.

This isn’t Nyong’o’s first cover. In April, she took the title of People’s “Most Beautiful Woman in the World.”

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