Oprah Winfrey first joined the screen adaptation of the science-fiction novel by Madeleine L’engle 1962 the “Crack in time” (“Wrinkle in Time”). Takes a picture of Ava Duvernay, which Winfrey has worked in “Selma”.
In the novel, which is included in the literary cycle the “time Quintet”, tells how as schoolgirl Meg, together with his classmate Calvin O Keefe go in search of the father of the girl missing scientist. They are on another planet, which controls the giant evil brain.
The journey precedes the visit of the strange night visitor, who tells them about the cracks in time, one of them believed to be children, stuck the father of Meg.
The heroine is Oprah Winfrey Mrs. Which. This is one of the three ladies that help Meg to make the move in time and space. Two other name Mrs. What-is Mrs. Who.
The author of the adapted screenplay Jennifer Lee (“frozen”). Producers Jim Whitaker and Catherine Hand.