Is Beyonce The Latest Star To Join NBC’s ‘The Wiz Live?’

Queen Bey might grace viewers with her presence in a forthcoming special.

The Houston native will reportedly star as Glinda, the Good Witch, in NBC’s upcoming live musical adaptation of The Wiz. The film debuted in 1978 starring Richard Pryor, Diana Ross, and Michael Jackson.

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There are talks of casting the “Halo” singer, alongside Queen Latifah and Mary J. Blige who are confirmed so far. In addition to the possible feature of Yonce, E! News reports Orange Is The New Black recurring star Uzo Aduba might appear on the show.

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If Mrs. Knowles-Carter lands the role, this will mark her tenth acting gig following her success in Obsessed, Cadillac Records, and Dreamgirls.

The Wiz Live is set to debut on Dec. 3.

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