Everything you need to know about NBC’s ‘The Wiz’ so far

When NBC first announced a live action version of The Wiz, we were filled to the brim with excitement. After all, the adaptation of L. Frank Baum’s The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is a cult classic, which first debuted in 1978 starring late pop icon Michael Jackson, Diana Ross and Lena Horne and won seven […]

NBC reveals newcomer to play Dorothy in ‘The Wiz’; see who nabbed the lead

Earlier today, NBC revealed that a newcomer Shanice Williams has been cast in the role of Dorothy in the upcoming reboot of the 1978 cult classic The Wiz. If her name doesn’t quite ring a bell, that’s because “The Wiz Live!” will be Williams’ first television role. The musical theater actress was among hundreds of applicants who auditioned […]

Beyoncé in talks to join ‘The Wiz’

Just when we thought the cast of NBC’s “The Wiz” couldn’t get more awesome, rumor has it that a certain queen bee, Beyoncé, has been offered a major role in the 2016/2017 reboot. According to the rumor mill, Bey has been offered the role of Glinda the Good Witch. And she’ll be filling some impressive […]