Frozen writer and co-director Jennifer Lee has signed on to pen the Disney adaptation of the children’s fantasy classic A Wrinkle in Time, Variety reports.
Written by Madeleine L’Engle, the 1962 novel follows 14-year-old Meg, her younger brother and a classmate as they travel through space in time in search of her missing astrophysicist father. According to the website, the book was one of Lee’s favorites as a child.
Jeff Stockwell (Bridge to Terabithia) was previously attached to write the screenplay. No director has been announced.