Queen of Katwe quotes

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

Director: Mira Nair
Writer: William Wheeler (screenplay by), Tim Crothers (based on the ESPN Magazine article and book by)
Production: Walt Disney Studios
Year: 2016
MetaScore: 73/100
ImdbRating: 7.4
BoxOffice: $8,874,389
Released: 30 Sep 2016
Awards: 2 wins & 20 nominations.

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Cast

Phiona Mutesi - Madina Nalwanga
Robert Katende - David Oyelowo
Nakku Harriet - Lupita Nyong'o
Mugabi Brian - Martin Kabanza
Night (as Taryn "Kay" Kyaze) - Taryn Kyaze
Young Richard - Ivan Jacobo
Older Richard - Nicolas Levesque
Joseph - Edgar Kanyike
Sara Katende - Esther Tebandeke
Hope Katende - Hope Katende
Minister Aloysius Kyazze - Philip Luswata
Enoch Barumba - Peter Odeke
Man on Boda (as Nhlahla "Minkey" Ndlovu) - Minky Ndlovu
Mrs. Kimbale - Irene Kulabako Kakembo
Zesiro - Allen Musumba
Christine Namaganda - Rori Motuba
Rwabushenyi Official - Aaron Moloisi
Rwabushenyi President - Akin Omotoso
Chess Federation Secretary - Maggie Benedict
Hospital Administrator - Charles Mulekwa
Budo Secretary - Lele Ledwaba
Benjamin's Opponent - Jonathan Diabaig
Gloria's Opponent - Flory Kegbia
Brian's Opponent - Linda Radebe
Pritchard - Warren Ncube
Pritchard's Friend - Siyabonga Xaba
Elizabeth - Elizabeth Kirabo
Kagramanov - Carina Nel
Phiona's Fan - Ivy Komukyeya
Phiona's Fan - Charity Rose Pimer
Snooty Lady in Car - Aida Mbowa
Manicure Lady - Jessica Mazzi
Shakira - Sheebah Karungi
Ggaba Merchant - Joel Okuyo Atiku Prynce
Bookie Student - Zohran Kwame Mamdani
Bricklayer - Lukenge Yusuf
Kikomando Kid - Peter Musibira
Geography Teacher - Sarah Nansubuga
Chief Guest - Teslim Animashaun
Young Katende - David Kisakye Kagwa
Katende's Mother - Anne-Marie Bewulira-Wandera
Katende's Grandmother - Sarah Kisawuzi
'Brian' Stunt Double - Moses Awori
Chess Pioneer - Babirye Stellah
Chess Pioneer - Rayan Ssewanyana
Chess Pioneer - Kakande Sharif
Chess Pioneer - Stephen Mutabazi
Chess Pioneer - Were Edrine
Chess Pioneer - Mbadidde Florence
Chess Pioneer - Mubiru David
Chess Pioneer - Chris Bent Ssesanga
Chess Pioneer - Kiddu Isah
Chess Pioneer - Nakato Lydia
Chess Pioneer - Bavurhe Johnson Jaques
Chess Pioneer - Gloria Nansubuga
Chess Pioneer - Bombo Glory
Chess Pioneer - Eric Akambangira
Russian Chess Official - Russel Savadier