So "The Woman King" movie is based on a real story?

Actress "Viola Davis" played the lead role of Nanisca in the movie "The Woman King"

Viola Davis as Nanisca a female warrior defending the African kingdom of Dahomey Shown as a powerful team leader.

King Gezo of Dahomey (played by John Boyega in the film) mobilized his warriors from 1818 to 1858.

At that time, manpower was very scarce due to the European slave trade.

According to the source, a then-Queen "Hangbe" who reigned in the previous century, started this group to provide her own bodyguards.

It can be said that "The Woman King" Movie is based on real events.