The Wiz Live! cast
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Get a first look at “The Wiz Live!” cast in their costumes.

NBC’s next live production will be an updated version of the hit Broadway musical, “The Wiz” and People is offering us a first look at the cast in their costumes before it airs on December 3.

Newcomer Shanice Williams will play Dorothy, Ne-Yo is the Tin Man, David Alan Grier is the Cowardly Lion, and Elijah Kelly as the Scarecrow.

Tony-nominated costume designer Paul Tazewell gives People the scoop on the cast’s updated costumes saying, “It’s the edgiest of high-fashion from now but in the world of the Emerald City.”

Get the scoop and see pics on page 2.