Lupita Nyong’o promotes new film "Queen of Katwe"
Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong visited the city on Monday to promote the new film "Queen of Katwe". The movie is based on a true story where Lupita plays the mother of a chess prodigy who overcomes all odds.
The movie opens everywhere this Friday 9/30.
About Queen of Katwe
"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.
For more information about "Queen of Katwe" visit https://www.facebook.com/QueenOfKatwe/