The wait is over! Walt Disney Studios officially released the first full trailer of Queen of Katwe. Based on true life events, Madina Nalwanga and Force Awakens’ Lupita Nyong’o retell the story of a young girl from Uganda.
“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, and, as a result of the support she receives from her family and community, is instilled with the confidence and determination she needs to pursue her dream of becoming an international chess champion.
Queen of Katwe opens on September 23, 2016.