Disney's Queen of Katwe Featurette: Labor Of Love #QueenOfKatwe
Disney has released a QUEEN OF KATWE featurette: "Labor Of Love" which features new footage from the film and interviews with stars David Oyelowo and Lupita Nyong’o.
And it's amazing. Check it out!
Then get ready for QUEEN OF KATWE to open in theatres on September 23rd.
Queen of Katwe is the colorful true story of a young girl selling corn on the streets of rural Uganda whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess.
As a result of the support she receives from her family and community, she is instilled with the confidence and determination she needs to pursue her dream of becoming an international chess champion.
The film stars Golden Globe® nominee David Oyelowo (“Selma”), Oscar® winner and Tony Award® nominee Lupita Nyong’o (“12 Years a Slave”) and newcomer Madina Nalwanga.
Directed by Mira Nair (“Monsoon Wedding”) from a screenplay by William Wheeler (“The Hoax”) based on the book by Tim Crothers, “Queen of Katwe” is produced by Lydia Dean Pilcher (“The Darjeeling Limited”) and John Carls (“Where the Wild Things Are”) with Will Weiske and Troy Buder serving as executive producers.
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