"The worst thing was the cold. In Kenya, we don't have four seasons; we just have rain or no rain... This idea for dressing for seasons is very foreign... When I got to Massachusetts, my body just didn't know what cold felt like and so before Halloween I was already in gloves and a ski-mask. You couldn't tell what race I was." 12 Years A Slave star Lupita Nyong'o on her childhood transition from life in Africa to chilly Massachusetts.