The Color Purple reboot musical is coming to Blu-ray and DVD soon!

Two Walking Dead universe actors star in The Color Purple musical adaptation, Colman Domingo of Fear TWD and Corey Hawkins of TWD series.
Los Angeles Premiere Of Warner Bros.' "The Color Purple"
Los Angeles Premiere Of Warner Bros.' "The Color Purple" / Eric Charbonneau/GettyImages

In 2023, fans of The Color Purple were treated to a reboot that was given a musical treatment. The story followed the original that was based on Alice Walker's 1982 same-titled novel. If you saw it in theaters and need to see it again, or missed it theaters, never fear, the Blu-ray and DVD will be released much sooner than anticiapted.

Corey Hawkins, Phylicia Pearl Mpasi, Danielle Brooks, Fantasia Barrino, Taraji P. Henson, Colman Domingo
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The new Color Purple film adaptation is directed by Blitz Bazawule, a Ghanaian filmmaker, with a screenplay by Marcus Gardley, an American playwright. The film stars an ensemble cast with a cameo appearance by Whoopi Goldberg, who starred in the original film.

  • Fantasia Barrino as Celie Harris-Johnson
  • Phylicia Pearl Mpasi as young Celie
  • Taraji P. Henson as Shug Avery
  • Danielle Brooks as Sofia
  • Colman Domingo as Albert "Mister" Johnson
  • Corey Hawkins as Harpo Johnson
  • H.E.R. as Mary "Squeak" Agnes
  • Halle Bailey as Nettie Harris
  • Ciara as older Nettie
  • Louis Gossett Jr. as Ol' Mister Johnson
  • Jon Batiste as Grady
  • Aunjanue Ellis-Taylor as Mama
  • David Alan Grier as Rev. Samuel Avery
  • Deon Cole as Alfonso
  • Tamela Mann as First Lady
  • Elizabeth Marvel as Miss Millie
  • Stephen Hill as Henry "Buster" Broadnax

The Color Purple tells of resilience across a decades-long story of one woman's hard-fought journey to independence. Celie faces unsurmountable hardships but eventually finds her strength and hope in the unbreakable bonds of sisterhood.

Amazon currently has Blu-ray and DVD editions of The Color Purple musical available for pre-order. The title's official release day is March 12, 2024. If physical media isn't your thing, never fear; the digital release occurred on January 16 and can be purchased on Prime Video, Vudu, Apple TV, and more.

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