The cast and crew of ‘The Woman King’, including John Boyega, Thuso Mbedu, Viola Davis, Lashana Lynch and Sheila Atim, attend the ‘The Woman King’ premiere at the 2022 Toronto Film Festival on September 9, 2022.
‘The Woman King’ is a historical epic film about the Dahomey Amazons, a group of female West African warriors. Viola Davis plays General Nanisca, who leads the new recruits to protect their kingdom against dangerous enemies. Thuso Mbedu plays new recruit Nawi, while John Boyega plays King Ghezo. Lashana Lynch, Sheila Atim, Hero Fiennes Tiffin, Adrienne Warren, Jayme Lawson, and more. Gina Prince-Bythewood directed the film, which is set in the 1820s.
The TIFF premiere of ‘The Woman King’ was a spectacular event, and the cast and crew dressed to the nines to celebrate their film which is receiving great reviews. Check out more photos of Viola and more at the premiere!