Released Date
September 30, 2016
Distributor
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG
Budget
$15,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$8,874,389 + $1,492,772 = $10,367,161
38

Lupita Nyong'o

as Nakku Harriet

45

David Oyelowo

as Robert Katende

About Queen of Katwe

A Ugandan girl sees her world rapidly change after being introduced to the game of chess.

About

In this biographical sports drama film, a Ugandan girl's life changes when she discovers the game of chess. The film was produced by Walt Disney Pictures and ESPN Films.

Trivia

The movie was filmed in Uganda and South Africa. The film was nominated for 18 awards.