The upcoming movie Queen of Katwe is based on the true story of Phiona Mutesi, a young girl from Uganda, who introduced to the game of chess by Robert Katende, a former missionary and soccer coach. Phiona pursues her dream of becoming an international chess champion.
Disney has released a new TV SpotÂ highlighting Phiona’s improbable journey to become a champion. Check it out!
The movie will be in limited release on September 23rd, and in theaters everywhere the following week on September 30th. Follow along on social media and learn more about this inspiring movie: