BREAKING: Amandla Stenberg casted as Ruby in ‘The Darkest Minds’

Jennifer Yuh Nelson is making her live-action directorial debut with teen sci-fi project.

The Hollywood Reporter just announced that Amandla Stenberg has been casted as the main character, Ruby Daly, in The Darkest Minds film adaptation. It was announced earlier this year that Jennifer Yun Nelson will be directing the film.

If Amandla looks familiar to you, it’s because she is an up and coming actress. She starred as Rue alongside Jennifer Lawrence in The Hunger Games.

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