The Woman King

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Director

Gina Prince-Bythewood

Cast

Viola Davis as Nanisca

Thuso Mbedo as Nawi

Lashana Lynch as Izogie

Sheila Atim as Amenza

Hero Fiennes Tiffin as Santo Ferreira

John Boyega as King Ghezo

Jayme Lawson as Shante

Adrienne Warren as Ode

Masali Baduza as Fumbe

Jordan Bolger as Malik

Angelique Kidjo as The Meunon

Writers

Dana Stevens (screenplay and story)

Maria Bello (story)


Summary

A historical epic inspired by the true events that happened in The Kingdom of Dahomey, one of the most powerful states of Africa in the 18th and 19th centuries.

Genre

Action, Drama, History, War

Released

September 16, 2022

Runtime

2hrs 15min

MPAA

Rated PG-13, for sequences of strong violence, some disturbing material, thematic content, brief language and partial nudity

Additional Credits

Music By

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Associate Producers

Film Editing