The Wiz Live! First Look: See Queen Latifah, Uzo Aduba, Amber Riley and Common in their Emerald City Goods!
As you all know by now NBC is going to Oz for this year’s special holiday event, The Wiz Live! And Thanks to Entertainment Weekly we get a first look at Uzo Aduba as Glinda (above), Queen Latifah as The Wiz, and Common as Bouncer, the Emerald City gatekeeper. See all the photos in their full, Emerald City glory below.
The 3-hour live production also stars Mary J. Blige, Ne-Yo, Amber Riley, David Alan Grier, Stephanie Mills, and rising star Shanice Williams as Dorothy.
The Wiz Live! is an adaptation of the Tony Award-winning 1975 musical, later made into a film starring Diana Ross and Michael Jackson. The holiday special airs Dec. 3, 8 p.m. ET on NBC.