A Wrinkle In Time's headed to this year's D23 and it looks like the film's first trailer going to premiere at the exposition.
Winfrey, Witherspoon and Kaling, respectively, play celestial beings named Mrs.
But what is even more inspiring about DuVernay, whose credits include Selma, Queen Sugar and 13th, taking the reins of Madeleine L'Engle's beloved classic is her ability and desire to spread the love.
See the images from the movie below. "The first image [I had in my head] was to place a brown girl in that role of Meg, a girl traveling to different planets and encountering beings and situations that I'd never seen a girl of color in", she explains.
And finally, here's a photo of Chris Pine, who's playing Meg's missing father. She's joined by her friend Calvin (Levi Miller) and brother Charles Wallace (Deric McCabe). "My whole process with this film was, what if?" And it wouldn't be a girl-power galaxy quest without Chris Pine, who looks bearded and brooding as the other Dr. Murry. With these women, I wondered, could we make them women of different ages, body types, races? "What's more, in the ladies themselves, would we be able to simply mirror a more full broadness of gentility?"
"I am not concerned with purists who imagine Meg as a White girl with red hair", DuVernay said.
The first images of Oprah Winfrey and other stars in Disney's "A Wrinkle in Time" have been released.
DuVernay previously shared some behind the scenes photos from the film's set (including some location shots from New Zealand), but this morning, Entertainment Weekly dropped some shiny new official photos for us to examine.
DuVernay said she isn't anxious about possible critics who want to stay true to every word L'Engle wrote. Entertainment Weekly exclusively obtained new stills of Kaling, Witherspoon, and Winfrey as their intergalactic characters, and they look incredible.
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