This holiday season, Oprah Winfrey, Steven Spielberg, Scott Sanders, and Quincy Jones release their bold new take on the beloved Alice Walker novel. Check out the first trailer below.
Directed by Blitz Bazawule, the film stars Taraji P. Henson, Danielle Brooks, Colman Domingo, Corey Hawkins, H.E.R., Halle Bailey, Aunjanue Ellis-Taylor, and Fantasia Barrino.
It’s based on the musical stage play by Marsha Norman that won two 2016 Tony Awards—including Best Revival of a Musical.
The original (non-musical) film adaptation became an international hit. Whoopi Goldberg reflected on the amazing moment she got the leading role in the film:
It will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures and is set to open in theaters in North America on December 25, 2023 and internationally beginning 18 January 2024.
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