Ava DuVernay’s ‘Wrinkle in Time’ Sets Release Date

Cast and crew also participate in all-hands Mannequin Challenge on set of Disney film

Last Updated: November 14, 2016 @ 3:17 PM

“A Wrinkle in Time” will pull up to theaters on April 6, 2018.

Studio Walt Disney has also confirmed that Ava  DuVernay the film will roll out in 3D.

The sci-fi adventure stars Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Chris Pine and Gugu Mbatha-Raw have already joined the project, along with young actress Storm Reid.

Reid will play the book’s famed main character, a high school-aged girl named Meg Murry who has been struggling ever since her scientist dad (Pine) went missing.

Meg finds herself transported on an adventure through time and space with her younger brother, Charles Wallace, and her friend, Calvin O’Keefe, to find her father and rescue him from the evil forces that hold him prisoner on another planet.

More to come…