Watch the Trailer for ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ Starring Oprah Winfrey and More!

It’s finally here! First footage of Ava DuVernay’s highly anticipated film A Wrinkle in Time gives us a first look at what’s in store.

From the director who brought the award-winning film Selma and the documentary 13thA Wrinkle in Time is the adaptation of the 1963 children’s novel by Madeleine L’Engle. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the story follows Storm Reid as Meg Murry, a girl whose scientist father (Chris Pine) has been missing after a mysterious disappearance.

The trailer reveals the star-studded cast, including Mindy Kaling as Mrs. Who, Reese Witherspoon as Mrs. Whatsit, and Oprah Winfrey as Mrs. Which. Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Zach Galifianakis are also appearing in the film as Dr. Kate Murry and The Happy Medium. Jennifer Lee, writer and co-director of Frozen, has penned the adaptation from the award-winning novel of the same name.

Debuting at D23 on Saturday (July 15), the trailer, set with a cover of “Sweet Dreams,” features elaborate costumes and makeup accompanied with artful sets. Pine begins with explaining time and space travel, however, his finding makes him a target of a kidnapping. It’s up to his daughter (Reid) to save him and the entire universe.

“I saw myself in it, and I saw so many different kinds of people in it,” DuVernay said along with Winfrey, Reid, Pine and Witherspoon, who presented the trailer – per The Hollywood Reporter. “A family story wrapped in an epic adventure where you see worlds you’ve never seen before.”

A Wrinkle in Time is set to hit theaters in March 2018. Be sure to check out the exclusive trailer below!

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