The screening of new Disney movie, Queen of Katwe took place at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood Los Angeles yesterday.
Several stars including the cast of the movie – Madina Nalwanga, Lupita Nyong’o, David Oyelowo – the real life inspiration behind the book the movie is based on, Phiona Mutesi, her chess coach Robert Katend were all present at the premiere.
David Oyelowo and his family turned up in coordinated Kente-accented outfits and Lupita dazzled in an Elie Saab number on the red carpet.
Queen of Katee opens in limited release on Friday September 23, 2016 and will be in more theatres from September 30, 2016.
See some photos from the screening below.