The Woman King (2022)

Director: Gina Prince-Bythewood

Writer(s): Gina Prince-Bythewood, Dana Stevens

Starring: Hero Fiennes Tiffin, Jordan Bolger, Viola Davis, Lashana Lynch, John Boyega, Adrienne Warren, Thuso Mbedu, Sheila Atim, Jayme Lawson, Masali Baduza, Makgotso M, Angélique Kidjo, Thando Dlomo, Jimmy Odukoya

Synopsis: 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.

Release Date: September 16, 2022 (USA) | Length: Unknown | Genre: Drama | MPAA Rating: Unknown | Note(s): Original announcement. This project is back on. Latest announcement. Viola Davis and Julius Tennon are producers on this project. Lupita Nyong’o was originally attached to the project but doesn’t appear in the current cast list.