Oprah Winfrey to Lead ‘A Wrinkle In Time’ Adaptation
The project will mark a reunion between Winfrey and Selma director Ava DuVernay, who will helm the project. The two also co-created and are executive producing TV series Queen Sugar for Winfrey’s TV network, OWN. Oscar winner and Frozen writer Jennifer Lee has penned the adapted screenplay, while Amy Adams and Kevin Hart are among those in talks to also star in the film, according to Deadline. A Wrinkle in Time was written by author Madeleine L’Engle and centers on a group of children who travel back in time to find their missing scientist father. The novel won the Newbery Medal in 1963.