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Thuso Mbedu's Next Hollywood Film 'The Woman King' To Be Shot in South Africa

Thuso Mbedu joins Viola Davis and Lupita Nyong'o in the highly anticipated historical film The Woman King, based on the true events of West Africa's Dahomey women warriors.

South Africa's breakout actor Thuso Mbedu recently shared that she would be returning home to shoot her new feature film The Woman King. This, follows the announcement that she would be co-starring alongside Oscar-winning actresses Viola Davis and Lupita Nyong'o. The Woman King is based on the historical events that took place in West Africa's powerful female warrior dynasty, the Dahomey Kingdom, between the 18th and 19th Centuries.

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Barry Jenkins' Next Film Will Be An Adaptation of James Baldwin's 'If Beale Street Could Talk'

The director of 'Moonlight' is set to adapt James Baldwin's 1974 book 'If Beale Street Could Talk,' into a feature film.

DIASPORA—Barry Jenkins will follow up his Oscar-winning film Moonlight, with an upcoming film adaptation of James Baldwin's 1974 novel If Beale Street Could Talk. 

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Barry Jenkins To Direct New Series Based on Acclaimed Novel 'The Underground Railroad'

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The Oscars Awarded Moonlight Best Picture, Confirming What We All Knew

Moonlight won the award for Best Picture at the 2017 Academy Awards.