• Ariana Grande, Cynthia Erivo Tapped for ‘Wicked' Musical Film Adaptation

    1 month ago - By WWD

    “Wicked” has found its Glinda and Elphaba.
    Ariana Grande and Cynthia Erivo have been cast as the lead roles in the upcoming film adaptation of “Wicked,” the popular Broadway musical about the unlikely friendship between two witches from the Land of Oz. The two friends are Glinda , who will be played by Grande, and Elphaba (who later becomes the Wicked Witch of the West), who will be played by Erivo.
    The stars announced the news on their Instagrams on Thursday, as both of them uploaded screenshots of their excitement from their video call with Jon M. Chu, who signed on to direct the movie...
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  • 'Wicked' Movie Casts Dream Duo Cynthia Erivo, Ariana Grande As Oz's Rival Witches

    'Wicked' Movie Casts Dream Duo Cynthia Erivo, Ariana Grande As Oz's Rival Witches

    1 month ago - By The Huffington Post

    Many fans pointed out that Grande appeared to predict her own casting in a 2011 tweet.
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  • Ariana Grande and Cynthia Erivo to star in ‘Wicked' film version of Broadway hit

    Ariana Grande and Cynthia Erivo to star in ‘Wicked' film version of Broadway hit

    1 month ago - By New York Post

    "Pink goes good with green," Erivo, 34, wrote on her page along with a series of photos of her looking elated about her upcoming role. Meanwhile, Grande, 28, posted a screenshot of herself and her "Wicked" co-star receiving the good news via Zoom.
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