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[Regional (US), 2017]
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Madina Nalwanga stars as Phiona Mutesi in Disney's QUEEN OF KATWE, based on the true  Photo

Madina Nalwanga stars as Phiona Mutesi in Disney's QUEEN OF KATWE, based on the true story of a young girl from Uganda whose world changes when she is introduced to the game of chess. Directed by Mira Nair, the film also stars Oscar (TM) winner Lupita Ny

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09/27/2016
Honorees Michael Findlay, Elliot Goldenthal, Mira Nair, Fred Wilson and NYFA Executiv Photo

Honorees Michael Findlay, Elliot Goldenthal, Mira Nair, Fred Wilson and NYFA Executive Director Michael Royce

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Mira Nair News

MY POLICEMAN Cast to Receive  2022 TIFF Tribute Award for Performance Photo MY POLICEMAN Cast to Receive 2022 TIFF Tribute Award for Performance
by Michael Major - Aug 8, 2022

The ensemble cast of My Policeman ‚ÄĒ Harry Styles, Emma Corrin, Gina McKee, Linus Roache, David Dawson, and Rupert Everett ‚ÄĒ will be honoured with the TIFF Tribute Award for Performance.¬†As previously scheduled, My Policeman by director Michael Grandage will have its World Premiere at this year‚Äôs Festival.

Akshara Theatre Presents TIME FOR SHAKESPEARE Photo Akshara Theatre Presents TIME FOR SHAKESPEARE
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 3, 2022

Akshara Theatre presents TIME FOR SHAKESPEARE on August 5 at 7pm.

VIDEO: Disney+ Shares NATIONAL TREASURE: EDGE OF HISTORY Teaser Trailer Photo VIDEO: Disney+ Shares NATIONAL TREASURE: EDGE OF HISTORY Teaser Trailer
by Michael Major - Jul 22, 2022

Watch the teaser with stars Zuri Reed ('Flatbush Misdemeanors') as Tasha, Jess' ride-or-die friend who joins the treasure hunt but is forced to reevaluate her belief system to help her best friend; Antonio Cipriano ('Jagged Little Pill' on Broadway) as Oren, a lovable but self-obsessed goofball with an knowledge of conspiracy theories.

Podcast Exclusive: Michael Maliakel Talks Love of Broadway & More on The Theatre Podc Photo Podcast Exclusive: Michael Maliakel Talks Love of Broadway & More on The Theatre Podcast With Alan Seales
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2022

In this episode of The Theatre Podcast With Alan Seales, Maliakel discusses touring with Phantom of the Opera as the Raoul understudy, his love for Broadway's Spring Awakening, and Bridges of Madison County, and more.

Justin Bartha to Reprise NATIONAL TREAUSRE Film Role For Disney+ Original Series Photo Justin Bartha to Reprise NATIONAL TREAUSRE Film Role For Disney+ Original Series
by Michael Major - Apr 12, 2022

The live-action series is an expansion of the 'National Treasure' movie franchise centered on a young heroine, Jess (Lisette Alexis), a brilliant and resourceful DREAMer who embarks on the adventure of a lifetime to uncover the truth about her family's mysterious past and save a lost Pan-American treasure.

Catherine Zeta-Jones Joins NATIONAL TREASURE Disney+ Series Photo Catherine Zeta-Jones Joins NATIONAL TREASURE Disney+ Series
by Michael Major - Feb 7, 2022

Catherine Zeta-Jones will play a leading series regular role in the Disney+ original series 'National Treasure.' The series also stars Zuri Reed ('Flatbush Misdemeanors') as Tasha, Jordan Rodrigues as Ethan ('Lady Bird'), Antonio Cipriano as Oren ('Jagged Little Pill' on Broadway') and Jake Austin Walker ('Rectify') as Liam.

Film at Lincoln Center Announces Slate for New York Film Festival Photo Film at Lincoln Center Announces Slate for New York Film Festival
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 17, 2021

The Revivals section showcases important works from renowned filmmakers that have been digitally remastered, restored, and preserved with the assistance of generous partners.

TIFF Announces Jessica Chastain as Recipient of TIFF Tribute Actor Award Photo TIFF Announces Jessica Chastain as Recipient of TIFF Tribute Actor Award
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 5, 2021

Chastain stars in The Eyes of Tammy Faye, an intimate look at the extraordinary rise, fall and redemption of televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker.

This Week at SummerStage: Performances from George Clinton, Falu and Screening Of MON Photo This Week at SummerStage: Performances from George Clinton, Falu and Screening Of MONSOON WEDDING
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 23, 2021

Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage will present performances this week from George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic in partnership with Blue Note Jazz Festival and Falu along with a screening of Monsoon Wedding in partnership with Rooftop Films.

Competitors Taste Their Way to Victory in New High-Stakes Food Network Series MONEY H Photo Competitors Taste Their Way to Victory in New High-Stakes Food Network Series MONEY HUNGRY
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 15, 2021

n the five-episode series hosted by Kal Penn, competitors showcase their impressive palates in a series of increasingly complex tasting challenges that push their senses and culinary knowledge to the limits. 

Mira Nair Videos

VIDEO: Watch Highlights from Berkeley Rep's MONSOON WEDDING
by Stage Tube - May 24, 2017

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Mira Nair's MONSOON WEDDING will be Broadway-bound following its run in San Francisco. Based on the iconic 2001 film, the stage musical had its world premiere at Berkeley Repertory Theatre on Friday, May 19th and where it will run through July 2nd.

VIDEO: Lupita Nyong'o Talks QUEEN OF KATWE & More on GMA
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 26, 2016

Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong'o was live in Times Square today to discuss her new movie role in Disney's QUEEN OF KATWE, as well as her recent trip to the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

VIDEO: Alicia Keys Teams with Disney on New Song Featured in QUEEN OF KATWE
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 1, 2016

Below, check out a first look at a featurette featuring singer/songwriter/producer Alicia Keys and her new song "Back to Life," which is featured in the upcoming film QUEEN OF KATWE.

VIDEO: First Look - Tony Nominee Lupita Nyong'o Stars in QUEEN OF KATWE
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 27, 2016

Below, get a first look at the brand new spot for QUEEN OF KATWE. Directed by Mira Nair, the film starring David Oyelowo and Lupita Nyong'o will make its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 10.

VIDEO: First Look - Lupita Nyong'o & David Oyelowo Star in QUEEN OF KATWE
by Caryn Robbins - May 10, 2016

Disney's QUEEN OF KATWE, starring Lupita Nyong'o and David Oyelowo, will hit theaters on September 23, 2016. Below, check out the film's official trailer.

VIDEO: ECLIPSED's Lupita Nyong'o Talks Broadway Debut: 'It's More Than I Could Have Asked For'
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 3, 2016

Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o is best known for her breakout role as Patsey in '12 Years a Slave,' and now she's heading to Broadway for the first time ever, with a starring role in ECLIPSED.

BWW TV: Oscar Winner Lupita Nyong'o Is Ready to Make Her Broadway Debut in ECLIPSED!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 3, 2016

Following a sold-out run at The Public Theater, ECLIPSED will begin previews on Tuesday, February 23, 2016, with opening night set for March 6, 2016 on Broadway at the Golden Theatre (252 W. 45th Street). Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong'o will reprise her role on Broadway for this strictly limited engagement. She just chatted with BroadwayWorld about preparing for her big Broadway debut and you can check out what she had to say below!

VIDEO: Lupita Nyong'o Talks Star Wars & Broadway's ECLIPSED on 'Daily Show'
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 3, 2015

Lupita Nyong'o stopped by last night's THE DAILY SHOW WITH TREVOR NOAH to talk about filming CGI scenes in STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS and discuss her role as a Liberian woman coping with war in the upcoming Broadway play ECLIPSED.

VIDEO: First Trailer for THE RELUCTANT FUNDAMENTALIST Released
by Tyler Peterson - Feb 20, 2013

The first trailer Mira Nair's THE RELUCTANT FUNDAMENTALIST starring Liev Schreiber, Kate Hudson, Kiefer Sutherland, and Riz Ahmed, has just released. Check it out, via Yahoo! Movies, below!