Oprah Winfrey just revealed the cast of the forthcoming film adaptation of the musical The Color Purple, and it’s shaping up to be something you can’t miss.
You may remember that Oprah was also in Spielberg’s 1985 film; this time around, she’s in the producer’s chair, with Blitz Bazawule (who also directed Beyoncé’s Black Is King) directing.
Fantasia Barrino as Celie
Halle Bailey as Nettie
Taraji P. Henson as Shug Avery
Corey Hawkins as Harpo
H.E.R. as Squeak
Danielle Brooks as Sofia
Correction: An earlier version of this post misstated the novel author of The Color Purple.