Idris Elba, Viola Davis, more stars mourn anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, ex-wife of former South African president Nelson Mandela, died Monday at 81, her spokesperson announced. Often referred to as “Mother of the Nation,” Madikizela-Mandela played a key role in the struggle to dismantle South Africa’s racist apartheid state. After her then-husband Nelson Mandela was sent to prison by the apartheid government in 1962, she campaigned…

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Viola Davis and Lupita Nyong’o to star in female warrior tale The Woman King

Viola Davis and Lupita Nyong’o are gearing up for battle. TriStar Pictures announced Thursday that it has acquired worldwide rights to The Woman King, a film that will star the Oscar-winning actresses as warriors of the all-female West African military unit known as the Dahomey Amazons. Based on an original story by Maria Bello, the film is…

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