“Why don’t you ease on down, ease on down the road,” in my Dianna Ross voice. Everyone’s favorite childhood movie “The Wiz” will be showing live on NBC December 3rd and starring some of entertainment’s hottest stars.
The event will be three hours long so expect to be entertained!
Shanice Williams will be playing Dorothy. David Alan Grier will be playing the roll of the Cowardly Lion, Rnb singer Ne-Yo will be playing the Tin Man. Elijah Kelley is set to play the Scarecrow.
Queen Latifah, Mary J Blige, Common, Amber Riley, and more are set to appear on this live event.
Watch Shanice’s journey to character Dorothy
Stephanie Mills and Shanice Williams meet for the first time. Stephanie played Dorothy in the original broadway play will play Aunt Em.
Photos and videos found on http://www.nbc.com/the-wiz-live and https://www.facebook.com/TheWizMusical