Following a world wide search, Disney has found it’s Meg in Storm Reid (12 Years a Slave). The young actress will join Oprah Winfrey (The Color Purple) as Mrs. Which, Mindy Kaling (Wreck-It Ralph) as Mrs. Who, and Reese Witherspoon (Legally Blonde) as Mrs. Whatsit in the film adaptation of Madeleine L’Engle‘s A Wrinkle In Time.
Adapted by Jennifer Lee (Frozen), the story follows Meg as she travels through time to find her missing father, a government scientist. Accompanied by her brother and classmate, the trio set out to find Meg’s father, who went missing while working on a mysterious project called tesseract. A Wrinkle In Time is the first in L’Engle’s Time Quartet series which also includes A Wind in the Door, Many Waters, and A Swiftly Tilting planet.