First official still of David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike in 'A United Kingdom'

  • Movie is a romantic drama about prince Seretse Khama of Botswana who fell in love with and married a white English woman, Ruth Williams resulting in a 6 year exile from his country. Khama would later go on to be the first president of the newly independent Botswana.

  • Oyelowo personally recruited Pike to be in the film sending her images of the Khamas

  • Belle director Amma Asante directed the film

  • It's looking for a 2016 release to coincide with the 50th anniversary of Botswana's independence