Follows the adventures of Dorothy, a shy Harlem, New York school teacher who finds herself magically transported to the Land of Oz, which resembles a fantasy version of New York City. Befriended by a Scarecrow, a Tin Man, and a Cowardly Lion, she travels through the land to seek an audience with the mysterious Wiz, who they say has the power to take her home.
‘The Wiz Live!’ has an all-star cast including Queen Latifah as the Wiz, Mary J. Blige as Evillene The Wicked Witch of the West, Uzo Aduba as Glinda The Good Witch, David Alan Grier as The Cowardly Lion, Ne-Yo as Tin-Man, Elijah Kelley as Scarecrow, Common as The Bouncer, and introducing Shanice Williams as Dorthy!
The Wiz Live! airs live Thursday, December 3 at 8/7c on NBC.