Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 65%
TMDB Rating 6.8
IMDB Rating 6.8
RottenTomatoes Rating 84%

Financials

Revenue: $13,819,139

Budget: $14,000,000

Profit: - $-180,861


Movie Details

Tag Line: The true story of a love that shook an empire

Status: Released

Average Rating: 7

Release Date: Nov 25, 2016

Rating: PG-13

Run Time: 1h 51m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: United Kingdom

Production Companies: Pathé!


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Synopsis

The inspiring true story of Seretse Khama, the King of Bechuanaland (modern Botswana), and Ruth Williams, the London office worker he married in 1948 in the face of fierce opposition from their families and the British and South African governments. Seretse and Ruth defied family, Apartheid and empire - their love triumphed over every obstacle flung in their path and in so doing they transformed their nation and inspired the world.


Main Cast

David Oyelowo

David Oyelowo

Seretse Khama

Age : 44 | Popularity : 14%

Rosamund Pike

Rosamund Pike

Ruth Williams-Khama

Age : 41 | Popularity : 56%

Tom Felton

Tom Felton

Rufus Lancaster

Age : 32 | Popularity : 22%

Jack Davenport

Jack Davenport

Sir Alistair Canning

Age : 47 | Popularity : 8%

Terry Pheto

Terry Pheto

Naledi Khama

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%

Laura Carmichael

Laura Carmichael

Muriel Williams

Age : 34 | Popularity : 5%

Jessica Oyelowo

Jessica Oyelowo

Lady Lilly Canning

Age : 42 | Popularity : 3%

Vusi Kunene

Vusi Kunene

Tshekedi Khama

Age : N/A | Popularity : 6%


Crew

Department Role Name
Production Producer
Rick McCallum
Rick McCallum
David Oyelowo
David Oyelowo
Brunson Green
Brunson Green
Justin Moore-Lewy
Justin Moore-Lewy
Charlie Mason
Charlie Mason
Peter Heslop
Peter Heslop
Sound Original Music Composer
Patrick Doyle
Patrick Doyle
Writing Screenplay
Guy Hibbert
Guy Hibbert
Book
Susan Williams
Susan Williams
Camera Director of Photography
Sam McCurdy
Sam McCurdy
Directing Director
Amma Asante
Amma Asante
Department Role Name

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