Notably, the film is brimming with a star-studded forged, led by American Idol alum Fantasia with supporting performances from the likes of Halle Bailey, Taraji P. Henson, Danielle Brooks, H.E.R., and so many others.
With the trailer now out, we have now our first official have a look at the brand new forged on this basic story. They’re filling the roles made well-known within the 1985 authentic movie, which starred Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah, and Danny Glover, amongst different powerhouse performers. (The 1985 movie, which was an adaptation of Alice Walker’s 1982 novel, impressed the Broadway musicals.)
To honor the legendary movie and the brand new musical adaptation, listed here are the actors and their 1985 counterparts.
These are just some of the numerous notable actors within the new movie. There’s additionally Ciara as an older Nettie, Corey Hawkins as Harpo Johnson, and David Alan Grier as Rev. Samuel Avery, amongst many others. You’ll be able to learn extra in regards to the upcoming movie here.