the wiz

Mary J. Blige is dusting off her acting chops and returning to the small screen in a huge way.

Next year is gearing up to be a big one for live musicals over at FOX; it was recently announced Tyler Perry will host a religious musical special just in time for Easter.

After much speculation about whether NBC could pull off classic movie The Wiz as a live production, based on the rave reviews following the theatrical adaptation that aired Thursday night, the cast and crew delivered.

David Allen Grier chats with The Rickey Smiley Morning Show about NBC’s much anticipated The Wiz Live, which comes on tonight at 8pm EST. He explains how he got involved…

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The cast of 'The Wiz Live!' features David Alan Grier as the Cowardly Lion, Elijah Kelley as the Scarecrow, and Ne-Yo as the Tin Man.

NBC has decided to give a newcomer the chance to shine in its live version of “The Wiz,” and she will blow you away! After casting big names like Queen Latifah as the Wiz and Mary J. Blige as Evillene–and now David Alan Grier as the Cowardly Lion–the network announced that it would bring some […]

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Just recently we found out about Mary J. Blige and Queen Latifah joining the cast of the remake of the 1978 ‘The Wiz.” Mary J. Blige will play Evillene, the Wicked Witch of the West while Queen Latifah will play the wizard. It has been reported that the Queen Bey has been asked to play Glinda […]

The Wiz is the kind of musical that’s still capturing the imagination of audiences over the last 40 years. It started off as a Broadway production in…