Ava Duvernay’s star continues to shine all over Hollywood. Duvernay was tapped to direct Disney’s adaptation of the 1963 classic by Madeleine L’Engle A Wrinkle In Time and Dreamworks’ Intelligent Life.
The Black girl magic doesn’t stop there. Deadline reports, she is in negotiations to helm a sci-fi film that would star Lupita Nyong’o.
With #OscarsSoWhite exposing the limited opportunities for African-American filmmakers and actors/ actresses, it’s inspiring to see Ave kicking down the door with her immense talent.
Ava Duvernay and Ryan Coogler are proving what Blacks can do.
Black Girl Magic: Ava Duvernay To Direct Disney’s ‘A Wrinkle In Time’ was originally published on hellobeautiful.com