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Storm Reid: Carpet Premiere and Oprah Winfrey

storm reid: It lets other people know that it's possible, she said at the film's red carpet premiere in Los Angeles Monday, when asked about the theme of female friendship, according to CBC. Oprah Winfrey plays one of three women travellers who guide a young girl's journey to find her missing father in the film based on a children's classic fantasy novel. But one of its stars, Oprah Winfrey, said there's a much simpler lesson as well. Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images A Wrinkle in Time, directed by Selma and 13th filmmaker Ava DuVernay, is based on the 1962 children's science fiction classic by Madeleine L'Engle about a girl played by Storm Reid searching for a father who went missing after the discovery of a new planet. To be on such a set that looked like the United Nations ... it was really great so I'm glad I got to experience that, Reid told CBC News. Her journey is guided by three women travellers played by Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling. ( As reported in the news.