BGN interviews the cast of The Woman King.
Featured in the interviews are: John Boyega (King Ghezo), Thuso Mbedu (Nawi), Lashana Lynch (Izogie) and Sheila Atim (Amenza). The Woman King is the remarkable story of the Agojie, the all-female unit of warriors who protected the African Kingdom of Dahomey in the 1800s with skills and a fierceness unlike anything the world has ever seen.
Inspired by true events, The Woman King follows the emotionally epic journey of General Nanisca (Oscar®-winner Viola Davis) as she trains the next generation of recruits and readies them for battle against an enemy determined to destroy their way of life. Some things are worth fighting for…
Interviewer: Jeandra LeBeauf
Video Editor: Jamie Broadnax
The Woman King releases in theaters nationwide September 16th.