The Woman King – Lashana Lynch joins the cast!

Kapitan Marvel’s star Lashana Lynch joined Viola Davis as well as Thuso Mbedu in The Woman King.

The Woman King is a historical epic inspired by real events that unfolded in the Kingdom of Dahomey. The film will tell about Naniska, a female general of the female military unit, and Nawi, her recruiter.

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The film is directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, and she co-wrote the script with Dana Stevens, who also wrote the original script earlier. The project is created for TriStar Pictures.

Source: Deadline, YouTube / Introduction illustration: still from the movie Captain Marvel.