HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Wiz Live! is an upcoming television special scheduled to air live on NBC on December 3, 2015. The special will star performers Queen Latifah in the role of 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 the Tin Man, Elijah Kelley as the Scarecrow
We talked to Uzo Aduba about this being like home for her since she has part of her beginnings in entertainment in theatre. Uzo also talked about her co-stars and the beautiful and awesome dress she will wear as Glinda the Good Witch.
Uzo also spent some time on the Island of Kauai where she said she just "fell in love" with the island! Awesome!