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Terry’s Picks: Wrinkle Trailer, Doctor Who, Equality Matters

Wrinkle Trailer: I’m excited to see Ava Duvernay’s A Wrinkle in Time, the Disney adaptation of the 1963 children’s classic by Madeleine L’Engle. The film makes DuVernay the first black woman to helm a $100 million studio feature. Watch the new trailer!

Doctor Who: The British cult favorite series Doctor Who announced this weekend that the 13th incarnation of the Doctor will finally be female. The series will welcome Broadchurch and Attack the Block star Jodie Whittaker to the role next year.

Equality Matters: Emma Stone, Andrea Riseborough and Billy Jean King talk to Out Magazine about tennis, equality and the upcoming film Battle of the Sexes, which depicts King’s historic tennis match of the same name. They compare sexism on the court to sexism in the entertainment industry and give a shout out to male allies – including Andy Murray.

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