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The Color Purple director says visually 'unmatched' movie musical will explore Celie's 'fertile' imagination
'What we know about people who deal with trauma is: The imagination is fertile, and that's how people overcome.'
Oprah gives Halle Bailey a sweet gift on emotional final Color Purple shoot: 'God is so good'
Winfrey gave Bailey a bouquet of flowers as she wrapped production on the upcoming movie musical, nearly four decades after she received an Oscar nod for the first film.
Ciara joins The Color Purple movie musical as adult version of Halle Bailey's Nettie
EW can exclusively reveal the "Goodies" singer has joined the cast of the upcoming film.
Watch Danielle Brooks' emotional reaction to Oprah telling her she landed The Color Purple role
Oprah Winfrey, who played Sofia in the 1985 film adaptation, broke the news to Brooks that she would be following in her footsteps for the upcoming musical adaptation.

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Orange Is the New Black cast reunites to support Uzo Aduba's opening night on Broadway
It was a Litchfield mini-reunion as Natasha Lyonne, Laura Prepon, and their fellow former inmates hugged it out at the premiere of Clyde's.
Mike Colter, Danielle Brooks, more to star in Netflix's quarantine-shot series

The cast includes established actors and their non-actor family members, since the show was shot in isolation.