Lupita Nyong'o Speaks About Disney's New Movie 'Queen of Katwe'
As you already know, Disney's new movie Queen of Katwe trailer has been released. Shot in South Africa and Uganda, the movie is centered around a young girl Phiona Mutesi who started playing chess as a hobby in a small town, Katwe until her mastery of the game led her into becoming a world champion.
Academy Award winner, Lupita Nyong'o who played the role of Phiona's mother (Harriet Mutesi) wrote “It’s my absolute joy to share the first look of ‘Queen Of Katwe’. This movie proves that daring to dream is worth it.
“The new Queen Of Katwe trailer gives me chills!! A thrill that the movie is finally real! I can’t wait for you to learn the story of Phiona Mutesi & meet Madina Nalwanga!”
Also starring in the move is award-winning actor and producer David Oyelowo known as Robert Katende in the movie.
Phiona whose real name is Madina Nalwanga could earn an Oscar with this colorful story.
Watch the amazing trailer!
Queen of Katwe