02/24/2016 10:36 am ET

Ava DuVernay Set To Direct Disney's 'A Wrinkle In Time'

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Selma director Ava DuVernay has just been set by Disney to direct "A Wrinkle In Time," an adaptation of the 1963 Newbery Medal-winning Madeleine L’Engle fantasy classic novel that has a script by Oscar-winning Frozen writer and co-director Jennifer Lee.

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