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  • The Woman King (2022)
  • PG-13
    135 min | Action, Drama, History
The Woman King (2022)
PG-13
135 min | Action, Drama, History

A historical epic inspired by true events that took place in The Kingdom of Dahomey, one of the most powerful states of Africa in the 18th and 19th centuries.
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Director
Gina Prince-Bythewood (directed by)
Writers
Dana Stevens (screenplay by) (story by) | Maria Bello (story by)
Producers
Maria Bello (produced by) | Viola Davis (produced by) (p.g.a.) | Cathy Schulman (produced by) (p.g.a.) | Julius Tennon (produced by)
Composer
Terence Blanchard (music by)
Cinematographer
Editor
Terilyn A. Shropshire (edited by)
Casting Director
Production Designer
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Release date
Sep 16, 2022 (United States)

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Cast

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44 cast members
Name Known for
Viola Davis
Nanisca Nanisca   See fewer
Lashana Lynch
Izogie Izogie   See fewer
Sheila Atim
Amenza Amenza   See fewer
John Boyega
King Ghezo King Ghezo   See fewer
Hero Fiennes Tiffin
Santo Ferreira Santo Ferreira   See fewer
Jimmy Odukoya
Oba Ade Oba Ade   See fewer
Jayme Lawson
Shante Shante   See fewer
Chioma Antoinette Umeala
Tara (as Chioma Umeala) Tara (as Chioma Umeala)   See fewer
Sivuyile Ngesi
The Migan (as Siv Ngesi) The Migan (as Siv Ngesi)   See fewer
Riaan Visman
Tanonu Tanonu   See fewer
Seputla Sebogodi
The Meu The Meu   See fewer
Angélique Kidjo
The Meunon (as Angelique Kidjo) The Meunon (as Angelique Kidjo)   See fewer
Wanda Banda
Young Nanisca Young Nanisca   See fewer
Lethabo
Young Amenza Young Amenza   See fewer
Daniel Hadebe
Oyo Secretary (as Dan Hadebe) Oyo Secretary (as Dan Hadebe)   See fewer
Makgotso M
Iniya (as Magkotso M) Iniya (as Magkotso M)   See fewer
Zeaf Ejama
Fumbe's Mother Fumbe's Mother   See fewer
Pumla Ndlazi
Ydande Ydande   See fewer
Sne Mbatha
Okankan (as Sne Mbata) Okankan (as Sne Mbata)   See fewer
Bongo Mbutuma
Oyo Soldier Oyo Soldier   See fewer
Nhlanhla Mkhwanazi
Master Abade Master Abade   See fewer
Didi Ledwaba
Teenage Girl Teenage Girl   See fewer
Chumani Pan
Abomey Father Abomey Father   See fewer
Cebelihle Mbambo
Curious Abomey Child Curious Abomey Child   See fewer
Chris Ncekana
Dahomey Warrior Dahomey Warrior   See fewer
Tuks Tad Lungu
Village Leader Village Leader   See fewer
Yannick Brand
African Kruman African Kruman   See fewer
Nancy Sekhokoane
Shopkeeper Shopkeeper   See fewer
Joel Mukadi
Young Oba Young Oba   See fewer
Princess Elmore
Villager (uncredited) Villager (uncredited)   See fewer
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