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The Female Roles In ‘The Wiz Live!’ Are Much More Empowering Than In The Original Story, And Here’s Why


We're all pumped for the NBC special, The Wiz Live!, which has a crazy all star lineup, some wild costumes, and insanely talented voices. But that's not all it has. Director Kenny Leon spoke to The Hollywood Reporter about the female characters in the special. First off, Queen Latifah is playing The Wiz, which is a whole ...

Check Out The New Clip From NBC’S ‘The Wiz Live!’ Plus Other Behind The Scenes Goodies


So NBC is hosting The Wiz Live on December 3rd, which is amazing, because who doesn't like The Wiz? The show is star studded and includes Queen Latifah, Mary J. Blidge, Common, Ne-Yo, Uzo Aduba, Amber Riley and so so many more. We have  The Sound Of Music Live, starring Carrie Underwood to thank for this. After ...