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    Oprah Winfrey Just Revealed The Cast Of "The Color Purple" Musical Film, And It's Looking Great


    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.

    Oprah points in the distance

    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.

    Winfrey clutches a child outside

    The film is set to shoot soon with a 2023 release date, and Winfrey revealed the cast in an interview with Vanity Fair. Read the interview here, and check out who's going to star in it below.

    Winfrey talks into a microphone

    Fantasia Barrino as Celie

    Barrino poses on the red carpet with her hand on her hip

    Colman Domingo as Mister

    Colman Domingo in a suit at an event

    Halle Bailey as Nettie

    Halle Bailey poses at a step-and-repeat

    Taraji P. Henson as Shug Avery

    Henson smiles for the camera

    Corey Hawkins as Harpo

    Hawkins poses for a photo

    H.E.R. as Squeak

    H.E.R. looks over her shoulder

    Danielle Brooks as Sofia

    Correction: An earlier version of this post misstated the novel author of The Color Purple.