David Oyelowo, Tendo Nagenda

The Queen of Katwe

David Oyelowo, Tendo Nagenda

Talk: The Queen of Katwe

David Oyelowo and Tendo Nagenda visited the South Bay Chapter of the Black Googler Network, to discuss their new movie, The Queen of Katwe as a part of their newly launched Building Bridges Speaker Series. During this interactive conversation we’ll learn more about the important story of Phiona Mutesi, and how Diversity & Inclusion is important to ensuring representation in Hollywood.

David Oyelowo

David Oyetokunbo Oyelowo (born 1 April 1976) is a British Nigerian actor and producer born in England. As a critically acclaimed actor and producer, David is one of Hollywood’s most sought after talents.

Tendo Nagenda

Tendo Nagenda is the Executive Vice President of Production at Disney and is the development executive responsible for bringing this powerful story of Ugandan chess champion, Phiona Mutesi, to audiences around the world. Prior to his role as EVP of Production, Tendo served as a senior creative executive at Disney.