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First Teaser Released For NBC’s The Wiz Live!

Submitted by on November 6, 2015 – 12:00 amNo Comment

NBC has released the first teaser for The Wiz Live!

The Wiz Live! is an updated production of the 1975 Broadway musical, The Wiz, which put a modern spin on the classic Wizard of Oz tale with a cast of only African-American actors.

The Wiz Live! features a star-studded cast, including Shanice Williams as Dorothy, David Alan Grier as the Cowardly Lion, Elijah Kelley as the Scarecrow and Ne-Yo as the Tin-Man!!!

Mary J. Blige also stars as the Wicked Witch of the West, Orange is the New Black star Uzo Aduba as Glinda, the Good Witch of the South, Glee’s Amber Riley as Addaperle, the Good Witch of the North and Queen Latifah as the almighty Wiz.

The Wiz Live! airs Thursday, December 3 on NBC!!

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