Some People We Actually LOVE: Lupita Nyong’o & David Oyelowo Attend Their Los Angeles ‘Queen Of Katwe’ Premiere

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U.S. "Premiere Of Queen Of Katwe" In Hollywood Pictured: Lupita Nyong'o, David Oyelowo Ref: SPL1359505 200916 Picture by: Jen Lowery / Splash News Splash News and Pictures Los Angeles:310-821-2666 New York:212-619-2666 London:870-934-2666 photodesk@splashnews.com

Spotted on the red carpet

Queen Of Katwe L.A. Premiere Photos

Two the stars of Disney’s inspiring new film hit the red carpet this week in traditional African garb.

Lupita Nyong’o and David Oyelowo were spotted in Los Angeles this week…

U.S. "Premiere Of Queen Of Katwe" In Hollywood Pictured: Lupita Nyong'o, David Oyelowo Ref: SPL1359505 200916 Picture by: Jen Lowery / Splash News Splash News and Pictures Los Angeles:310-821-2666 New York:212-619-2666 London:870-934-2666 photodesk@splashnews.com

for the Queen of Katwe premiere.

Also spotted was the movie’s star Madina Nalwanga

U.S. "Premiere Of Queen Of Katwe" In Hollywood Pictured: Madina Nalwanga Ref: SPL1359505 200916 Picture by: Jen Lowery / Splash News Splash News and Pictures Los Angeles:310-821-2666 New York:212-619-2666 London:870-934-2666 photodesk@splashnews.com

and the real life inspiration behind the film, chess champ Phiona Mutesi.

U.S. "Premiere Of Queen Of Katwe" In Hollywood Pictured: Phiona Mutesi Ref: SPL1359505 200916 Picture by: Jen Lowery / Splash News Splash News and Pictures Los Angeles:310-821-2666 New York:212-619-2666 London:870-934-2666 photodesk@splashnews.com

Queen of Katwe tells the story of Phiona, a Ugandan chess prodigy who brought hope and inspiration to her impoverished country under the guise of her coach Robert Katend (below).

U.S. "Premiere Of Queen Of Katwe" In Hollywood Pictured: Robert Katend Ref: SPL1359505 200916 Picture by: Jen Lowery / Splash News Splash News and Pictures Los Angeles:310-821-2666 New York:212-619-2666 London:870-934-2666 photodesk@splashnews.com

Will YOU be watching Queen of Katwe???

U.S. "Premiere Of Queen Of Katwe" In Hollywood Pictured: Lupita Nyong'o, David Oyelowo Ref: SPL1359505 200916 Picture by: Jen Lowery / Splash News Splash News and Pictures Los Angeles:310-821-2666 New York:212-619-2666 London:870-934-2666 photodesk@splashnews.com

More premiere photos on the flip.


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Celebrities attend the 'Queen Of Katwe' premiere in Los Angeles, California. Pictured: Lupita Nyong'o Ref: SPL1358143 210916 Picture by: SAF / Splash News Splash News and Pictures Los Angeles:310-821-2666 New York:212-619-2666 London:870-934-2666 photodesk@splashnews.com

David brought his beautiful family to the premiere.

Celebrities attend the 'Queen Of Katwe' premiere in Los Angeles, California. Pictured: David Oyelowo Ref: SPL1358143 210916 Picture by: SAF / Splash News Splash News and Pictures Los Angeles:310-821-2666 New York:212-619-2666 London:870-934-2666 photodesk@splashnews.com

Celebrities attend the 'Queen Of Katwe' premiere in Los Angeles, California. Pictured: David Oyelowo Ref: SPL1358143 210916 Picture by: SAF / Splash News Splash News and Pictures Los Angeles:310-821-2666 New York:212-619-2666 London:870-934-2666 photodesk@splashnews.com

Our girl, little Skai Jackson was also seen on the scene.

U.S. "Premiere Of Queen Of Katwe" In Hollywood Pictured: Skai Jackson Ref: SPL1359505 200916 Picture by: Jen Lowery / Splash News Splash News and Pictures Los Angeles:310-821-2666 New York:212-619-2666 London:870-934-2666 photodesk@splashnews.com

Actress Sherri Saum was also in attendance.

U.S. "Premiere Of Queen Of Katwe" In Hollywood Pictured: Sherri Saum Ref: SPL1359505 200916 Picture by: Jen Lowery / Splash News Splash News and Pictures Los Angeles:310-821-2666 New York:212-619-2666 London:870-934-2666 photodesk@splashnews.com

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