Ratings: ‘The Wiz Live!’ is a Smash Hit
By: Amanda Anderson-Niles
Last night social media erupted with its love of “The Wiz Live!,” and many took to their social media accounts to give their opinions on NBC’s live take on the cult classic that was easily one of the biggest parts of most of our childhoods.
The network managed to cast big names such as Queen Latifah, Common, Mary J. Blige, David Alan Grier, and Emmy winner Uzo Aduba and Ne-Yo and by the looks of the majority of the social media feedback, the cast delivered.
Newcomer Shanice Williams easily shined as Dorothy too.
Now that the ratings are in, it’s safe to say “The Wiz Live!” was a smash hit.
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