Known from her Netflix hit series “Orange is the New Black’s” Uzo Aduba has been added to the cast of NBC’s The Wiz LIVE.
Uzo, an Emmy winner and classically trained singer, will be playing Glinda, the Good Witch of the South.
Wiz executive producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron stated, “We look forward to showcasing the amazing musical talents of Amber, and we are eager to introduce Uzo’s remarkable singing voice for those who know her solely as an extraordinary dramatic actress,”
The Wiz LIVE! airs on Thursday, December 3rd at 8/9c. We’re excited! Congrats