A chronicle of Nelson Mandela's life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa.

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  1. William Nicholson


  2. Justin Chadwick


Top Billed Cast

  1. Idris Elba

    Idris Elba

    Nelson Mandela

  2. Naomie Harris

    Naomie Harris

    Winnie Madikizela

  3. Tony Kgoroge

    Tony Kgoroge

    Walter Sisulu

  4. Riaad Moosa

    Riaad Moosa

    Ahmed Kathrada

  5. Fana Mokoena

    Fana Mokoena

    Govan Mbeki

  6. Robert Hobbs

    Robert Hobbs

    Chief Warder

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 21m

Budget $35,000,000.00

Revenue $27,330,000.00

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Release Information

  • December 25, 2013
    PG-13, Theatrical



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