Overview

A young girl overcomes her disadvantaged upbringing in the slums of Uganda to become a Chess master.

  1. Mira Nair

    Director

  2. William Wheeler

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Madina Nalwanga

    Madina Nalwanga

    Phiona Mutesi

  2. David Oyelowo

    David Oyelowo

    Robert Katende

  3. Lupita Nyong'o

    Lupita Nyong'o

    Nakku Harriet

  4. Martin Kabanza

    Mugabi Brian

  5. Taryn "Kay" Kyaze

    Margaret Night Nantongo

Full Cast & Crew

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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 23, 2016
    PG
    Theatrical (limited)

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

  • September 30, 2016
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 4m

Budget $15,000,000.00

Revenue $10,367,161.00

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