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Lupita Nyong'o Wore the Most Elegant Three-Piece Suit on Late Night

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Lupita Nyong'o appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers last night to promote her new Broadway show Eclipsed. While the conversation veered to subjects like that one time she somehow got stood up for prom, the most memorable part of her appearance was the outfit.

Perhaps as a play on the uniform of the late night talk show host, Lupita wore a bright red three-piece suit, exchanging the usual vest for a bandeau and the trousers for high-waisted, wide-leg pleated pants.

Here's the same look when it marched down the Balmain runway during the brand's spring 2015 show in September 2014:

Photo: Victor VIRGILE / Contributor/Getty Images

The suit couldn't even be contained by a giant coat.

A photo posted by Lupita Nyong'o (@lupitanyongo) on