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Queen of Katwe In Theaters Friday September 30

Queen of Katwe In Theaters Friday September 30

Walt Disney Pictures’ Queen Katwe opens in theaters nationwide this Friday, September 30. The movie stars Golden Globe nominee Daniel Oyelowo as Robert Katende – chess teacher of unlikely chess star – Phiona Mutesi; Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o as Phiona’s mother  – Nakku Harriett, and newcomer Madina Nalwanga as Phiona Mutesi. Queen of Katwe is based on […]

12 Years A Slave Is Riveting

I just returned home to St. Louis after attending the Fox Searchlight press junket for Black Nativity in Los Angeles/Beverly Hills.  Although I really enjoyed the press junket, I was totally unprepared for the chaos that I ran into at LAX when I tried to depart the City of  Angels.  There was a shooting at the […]

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