NBC plans to debut their adaptation of The Wiz on December 3, 2015. NBC’s has already produced their version of Peter Pan and The Wiz is next. It looks like the network is nailing the casting for this production. Check out who they have cast so far.
SHANICE WILLIAMS WILL PLAY DORTHY
QUEEN LATIFAH WILL PLAY THE WIZARD OF OZ
MARY J. BLIGE WILL PLAY EVILLENE THE WICKED WITCH
UZO ADUBA WILL PLAY GLENDA THE GOOD WITCH OF THE SOUTH
AMBER RILEY WILL PLAY ADDERPERLE THE GOOD WITH OF THE NORTH
STEPHAINE MILLS WILL PLAY AUNTIE EM
DAVID ALAN GRIER WILL PLAY THE COWARDLY LION