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Uzo Aduba, Amber Riley join cast of 'The Wiz Live!'

Uzo Aduba, Amber Riley join cast of 'The Wiz Live!'

NBC announced Emmy-award winner Uzo Aduba and "Glee" star Amber Riley will join the cast of "The Wiz Live!" a musical adaptation of "The Wizard of Oz."  Aduba, known for her role as Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren on Netflix's "Orange Is the New Black," will play Glinda, the Good Witch of the South. Aduba, who graduated from the Boston University School of Fine Arts, made her Broadway debut in “Coram Boy” in 2007, followed by the revival of “Godspell” in 2011.  Riley, who played Mercedes Jones in Ryan Murphy's hit Fox musical show, will play Addaperle, the Good Witch of the North....

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