Queen Of Katwe Tag

The trailer for “Queen of Katwe” was released today. Disney provided viewers with a glimpse at the inspirational story of a young girl who finds a very unique dream. “Queen of Katwe” centers on Harriet Mutesi, played by Lupita Nyong’o, and her daughter Phiona (Madina Nalwanga). Their family makes due with very little, but Phiona discovers she is a chess prodigy who goes on to become a world champion. David Oyelowo also stars as Robert Katende, a missionary who begins the chess program Phiona takes. The film’s cast is filled with many non-acting children,Read More
Mira Nair just landed two of the hottest starts right now for her upcoming film. According to Deadline, David Oyelowo and Lupita Nyong’o are in negotiations for roles in Disney’s “Queen of Katwe.” “Queen of Katwe” tells the true story of Phiona Mutesi, a young chess prodigy. She hails from a Ugandan slum and works hard to get herself into the World Chess Olympiad. Oyelowo’s character is set for the role of Robert Katende, Phiona’s coach and mentor. Nyong’o will play Harriet Mutesi, Phiona’s mother. William Wheeler wrote the scriptRead More