WOMAN KING: ‘The Old Guard’ Director Gina Prince-Bythewood Crowned To Helm Viola Davis Period Actioner

It may have taken a few years and some change to put together, but now it looks as if TriStar’s long-awaited production of Woman King is getting some traction. With the casting of actress Viola Davis, Justin Kroll at Variety reports that Gina Prince-Bythewood will direct the female-fronted period actioner based on true events.