#OscarsSoWhite. Lupita Nyong’o DRA ’12, who stars in the upcoming film “Queen of Katwe” spoke about diversity at the Oscars to CNN. Nyong’o said she appreciates the Academy’s move to promote diversity by adding new members, “Queen of Katwe,” due in theaters on Sept. 26, tells the true story of Phiona Mutesi, a Ugandan chess champion.