Ava DuVernay's 'A Wrinkle in Time' begins production

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Ava DuVernay’s history-making adaptation of “A Wrinkle in Time” has officially kicked off production in Los Angeles. 

Based on the Newbery Medal-winning novel by Madeleine L'Engle, “A Wrinkle in Time” follows young Meg Murray and her younger brother Charles Wallace as they travel through space...


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