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Disney Launches A Wrinkle in Time Filmmaker Contest

Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures and Nissan North America are launching a nationwide search for the next visionary filmmaker in celebration of the upcoming release of A Wrinkle in Time. The contest seeks to inspire innovative directors, especially female filmmakers, to step up and share their voice. Aspiring directors ages 18 and up must submit a 2-minute video showcasing their journey as a filmmaker. Submissions will be judged on their unique storytelling voice, their creativity and originality and their depiction of one of the most powerful lines of dialogue in the film, "Be a Warrior."

Director Ava DuVernay wrote, produced and directed her first narrative feature I Will Follow in 2010 on a budget of $50,000. What makes this filmmaking challenge unique is that the winner will receive the financial resources to make their own film, which is one of the biggest hurdles facing aspiring filmmakers. The new video released by Disney features
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Disney’s A Wrinkle in Time gets new character posters and behind-the-scenes featurette

Disney has released six new character posters for Ava DuVernay’s upcoming adaptation of Madeleine L’Engline’s classic novel, A Wrinkle in Time featuring Meg Murry (Storm Reid), Alex Murry (Chris Pine), Kate Murry (Gugu Mbatha-Raw), Mrs. Which (Oprah Winfrey), Mrs. Who (Mindy Kaling), and Mrs. Whatsit (Reese Witherspoon), along with a featurette which takes us behind the scenes of the fantasy adventure; take a look below…

“Meg Murry and her little brother, Charles Wallace, have been without their scientist father, Mr. Murry, for five years, ever since he discovered a new planet and used the concept known as a tesseract to travel there. Joined by Meg’s classmate Calvin O’Keefe and guided by the three mysterious astral travelers known as Mrs. Whatsit, Mrs. Who and Mrs. Which, the children brave a dangerous journey to a planet that possesses all of the evil in the universe.”

A Wrinkle
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More "A Wrinkle In Time"

Sneak Peek more new images, plus footage from the upcoming science fiction feature "A Wrinkle In Time", directed by Ava DuVernay based on the 1962 novel by Madeleine L'Engle, starring Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Michael Peña, Storm Reid, Zach Galifianakis and Chris Pine, opening March 8, 2018 in Real D 3D and IMAX 3D:

"...after learning her astrophysicist father is being held captive on a distant planet deep in the grip of a universe-spanning evil...

"...'Meg Murry' works with her highly intelligent younger brother, her classmate, and three astral travelers to save him..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "A Wrinkle In Time"...
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Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling Sparkle in A Wrinkle in Time Character Posters

Meet your three interplanetary tour guides from Disney’s A Wrinkle in Time.

Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling — who star as Mrs. Which, Mrs. Whatsit and Mrs. Who, respectively — sparkle and shine in new character posters from the beloved children’s science-fantasy epic.

The posters, debuted exclusively on People, feature each character’s unique psychedelic makeup and color palette.

Based on Madeleine L’Engle’s classic novel and directed by Selma’s Ava DuVernay, A Wrinkle in Time tells the story of an ordinary teenager named Meg (played by newcomer Storm Reid) who’s whisked on a cosmic
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2018 Walt Disney Studios Slate Includes New Photos Of Ant Man and the Wasp And Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2

Brand new images, including the one above of Ant Man and the Wasp, along with the latest information on the 2018 release schedule are here from Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.

In February comes the highly anticipated Black Panther.

Marvel Studios’ “Black Panther” follows T’Challa who, after the death of his father, the King of Wakanda, returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation to succeed to the throne and take his rightful place as king. But when a powerful old enemy reappears, T’Challa’s mettle as king—and Black Panther—is tested when he is drawn into a formidable conflict that puts the fate of Wakanda and the entire world at risk. Faced with treachery and danger, the young king must rally his allies and release the full power of Black Panther to defeat his foes and secure the safety of his people and their way of life.
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Your First Look At ‘A Wrinkle In Time’ Aliens In New Behind-The Scenes Look

Disney has debuted a brand new behind-the-scenes look at their upcoming live-action adventure A Wrinkle In Time. The featurette gives us our first look at the aliens in the movie, which is based on the popular books of the same name.

Meg Murry and her little brother, Charles Wallace, have been without their scientist father, Mr. Murry, for five years, ever since he discovered a new planet and used the concept known as a tesseract to travel there. Joined by Meg’s classmate Calvin O’Keefe and guided by the three mysterious astral travelers known as Mrs. Whatsit, Mrs. Who and Mrs. Which, the children brave a dangerous journey to a planet that possesses all of the evil in the universe.

The film, which is directed by Ava Duvernay, stars Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Chris Pine, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Zach Galifianakis, Michael Peña, André Holland, Levi Miller, Deric McCabe
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Sweet Surprise! See the Adorable Gifts Jimmy Fallon Sent to Mindy Kaling for Baby Katherine

Sweet Surprise! See the Adorable Gifts Jimmy Fallon Sent to Mindy Kaling for Baby Katherine
Jimmy Fallon is on a generosity roll.

The Tonight Show host continued his tour of baby gifting with a sweet care package for Mindy Kaling‘s newborn daughter Katherine Swati, similar to the set he sent Jessica Alba for her son Hayes Alba.

“Maternity leave was lit today,” The Mindy Project star wrote on Instagram stories, showing off her baby girl’s spoils: Petite Plume red-and-white-striped pajamas ($58) and two organic cotton rattles by Estella: one in the shape of an owl ($18), and one in the shape of a ball with “Z Z Z Z” embroidered on it ($16).

And of course,
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Champions: NBC Sets Premiere Date for Mindy Kaling Comedy

Champions: NBC Sets Premiere Date for Mindy Kaling Comedy
Although they haven't issued an official release, NBC has set the Champions TV series premiere date. The new comedy from Mindy Kaling and and Charlie Grandy debuts on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 8:30 PM ET/PT. Kaline and Grandy write and executive produce Champions, which stars Anders Holm and Andy Favreau. The cast also includes
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Mindy Kaling’s ‘Champions’ Character Arc Teased; NBC Comedy Series Gets Premiere Date – TCA

On her new NBC comedy series, Champions, co-creator Mindy Kaling is continuing to do triple-threat duty as Ep, writer and co-star. She’ll play Priya, an old high school girlfriend of Vince (Anders Holm) who reveals to him that he has a teenage son and needs to share custody of him. This sends Vince and his brother Matthew’s (Andy Favreau) single lives into a tailspin. The network also announced today that Champions will premiere at 8:30 Pm March 8. Champions executive…
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Ava DuVernay Opens Up About Being The First Woman Of Colour To Direct A Film With A $100 Million+ Budget

Ava DuVernay is making history as the first woman of colour to direct a live-action film with a budget of over $100 million. The Oscar-nominated director opens up to Marie Claire about taking on the beloved fantasy adaptation of “A Wrinkle In Time” with an A-list cast that includes Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling and […]
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11 Stars Get Personal on What Time's Up Means to Them--and Women Everywhere

11 Stars Get Personal on What Time's Up Means to Them--and Women Everywhere
The time to act is now. In its mission statement, the Time's Up movement founders wrote, "The clock has run out on sexual assault, harassment and inequality in the workplace. It's time to do something about it." On Jan. 1, than 300 women in the entertainment industry signed a letter of change. Stars including Jennifer Aniston, Elizabeth Banks, Emily Blunt, Laverne Cox, Goldie Hawn, Kate Hudson, Rashida Jones, Ashley Judd, Mindy Kaling, Nicole Kidman, Mila Kunis, Blake Lively, Eva Longoria, Rose McGowan, Olivia Munn, Natalie Portman, Shonda Rhimes, Zoe Saldana, Meryl Streep, Emma Watson, Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon made a "unified call" to enact change for women everywhere....
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Leave It to Mindy Kaling to Have the Best Response to Oprah's Golden Globe Award

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Leave It to Mindy Kaling to Have the Best Response to Oprah's Golden Globe Award
Mindy Kaling may not have been at the Golden Globes on Sunday, but she was certainly cheering on Oprah from home. Shortly after Oprah took home the Cecil B. DeMille Award, the Mindy Project actress, who recently gave birth to a baby girl, took to Twitter to gush about her A Wrinkle in Time costar's big achievement. "Congratulations @Oprah on your Cecil DeMille award at the #goldenglobes," she wrote. "You are amazing.
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'Mom Life!' Jessica Alba Wears Black While Breastfeeding Son Hayes During Golden Globes

'Mom Life!' Jessica Alba Wears Black While Breastfeeding Son Hayes During Golden Globes
Jessica Alba may not have been in attendance at this year’s Golden Globe Awards, but she showed her support from home — and proved she is a master of multitasking.

The new mom of three showcased her commitment to the Time’s Up campaign on Instagram Sunday evening, wearing a black top and sharing a photo of herself breastfeeding 1-week-old son Hayes Alba.

“Momlife,” she wrote on top of the Instagram Story photo, making a separate post about how her evening plans included her participation in the important movement.

“#timesup #equality at home nursing my baby boy wearing a black
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A Wrinkle in Time gets a new TV spot

During last night’s Golden Globes, a new TV spot was revealed for Disney and director Ava DuVernay’s upcoming adaptation of Madeleine L’Engline’s classic novel, A Wrinkle in Time; check it out here…

See Also: Watch the latest trailer for A Wrinkle in Time here

“Meg Murry and her little brother, Charles Wallace, have been without their scientist father, Mr. Murry, for five years, ever since he discovered a new planet and used the concept known as a tesseract to travel there. Joined by Meg’s classmate Calvin O’Keefe and guided by the three mysterious astral travelers known as Mrs. Whatsit, Mrs. Who and Mrs. Which, the children brave a dangerous journey to a planet that possesses all of the evil in the universe.”

A Wrinkle in Time is set for release on April 6th, 2018 and features a cast that includes Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon,
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Watch the Golden Globes Spot for Ava DuVernay's 'A Wrinkle In Time'

"Do you trust me?!" Disney aired this new TV spot for Ava DuVernary's adaptation of A Wrinkle in Time, based on the novel by Madeleine L'Engle, during the Golden Globes show tonight. This is a rather intense, thrilling new spot with fresh footage we haven't seen. I'm pretty dang excited for this! Looks like some big sci-fi with the Disney touch. The story follows Meg, her brother, and her friend, who are sent into space by three peculiar beings in order to search and find their missing scientist father. Starring Chris Pine, Reese Witherspoon, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Michael Peña, Zach Galifianakis, Oprah Winfrey, Bellamy Young, Mindy Kaling, Rowan Blanchard, Levi Miller, André Holland, Daniel MacPherson, Will McCormack, Deric McCabe, along with Storm Reid as Meg. What an exciting TV spot, fire it up below. Here's the latest TV spot (+ poster) for Ava DuVernary's A Wrinkle in Time, direct from YouTube:
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Everyone Wants Oprah Winfrey to Run for President After Epic Golden Globes Speech

Everyone Wants Oprah Winfrey to Run for President After Epic Golden Globes Speech
Oprah Winfrey for president!

The 63-year-old media mogul was honored with the Cecil B. DeMille award at the 2018 Golden Globes on Sunday, and while we had high expectations for her speech, Winfrey managed to outdo herself.

The Wrinkle in Time star had audiences both at the Beverly Hilton and at home moved to tears, as she delivered an acceptance speech that touched on African-American accomplishments, leadership, truth, abuse and power.

"Their time is up!" she strongly declared of the men and women using their positions to hurt others. "I want all the girls watching here now to know that a new day is on the horizon! And when that new day finally dawns, it will be because of a lot of magnificent women, many of whom are here tonight, and some pretty phenomenal men, fighting hard to make sure that they become the leaders who take us to the time when nobody has to say, 'Me too,' again
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Celebs Watching the Golden Globes at Home Share Their Reactions: 'And Now I'm Crying'

Celebs Watching the Golden Globes at Home Share Their Reactions: 'And Now I'm Crying'
The Golden Globes may be a star-studded affair, but that doesn’t mean all the stars are there. In fact, some are tuning into the show the same way as the rest of the world: Watching from the comfort of their home, some of them likely on their couch. And just like you, while they were watching on said couch, they were tweeting along with the show.

From the beginning of the red carpet arrivals, where they tweeted messages of good luck to their friends and co-stars.

Good luck to our very own @caitrionambalfe tonight @goldenglobes @Outlander_STARZ !!!

You deserve All the awards.
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Natalie Portman Called Out Golden Globes for Snubbing Female Directors and Celebrities Loved It

Natalie Portman Called Out Golden Globes for Snubbing Female Directors and Celebrities Loved It
Natalie Portman didn't let the Hollywood Foreign Press Association off the hook when announcing the nominees for Best Director at the 2018 Golden Globes. While introducing the nominated directors with Ron Howard, Portman, who has directed A Tale of Love and Darkness, Eve and New York, I Love You, said, "An here are the all male nominees." Portman's statement garnered cheers from the crowd and viewers at home watching the Golden Globes, like Mindy Kaling, Amber Tamblyn, Gina Rodriguez and Shonda Rhimes, took to social media to cheer. "Yas Natalie Get Em Girl," Kaling tweeted. Female directors helmed some of the year's biggest films, but the Golden Globes left them out of the...
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New Mom Mindy Kaling Jokes About Being Left Out of Reese Witherspoon's Speech for Oprah Winfrey

New Mom Mindy Kaling Jokes About Being Left Out of Reese Witherspoon's Speech for Oprah Winfrey
Mindy Kaling may not be at the 2018 Golden Globe Awards, but that didn’t prevent her from congratulating her costar and friend, Oprah Winfrey.

The new mom, who welcomed baby girl Katherine Swati in December, tweeted her congratulations on Sunday evening to A Wrinkle in Time castmate Winfrey, who received the Cecil B. Demille Award at the event, after being presented the honor by Kaling and Winfrey’s other Wrinkle in Time costar Reese Witherspoon.

Be sure to check out People’s full Golden Globes coverage to get the latest news on Hollywood’s big night.

“I got to work
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"A Wrinkle In Time" - More Footage

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Sneak Peek more new footage, plus images from the upcoming science fiction feature "A Wrinkle In Time", directed by Ava DuVernay based on the 1962 novel by Madeleine L'Engle, starring Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Michael Peña, Storm Reid, Zach Galifianakis and Chris Pine, opening March 8, 2018 in Real D 3D and IMAX 3D:

"...after learning her astrophysicist father is being held captive on a distant planet deep in the grip of a universe-spanning evil...

"...'Meg Murry' works with her highly intelligent younger brother, her classmate, and three astral travelers to save him..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "A Wrinkle In Time"...
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