Easing on Down Memory Lane With The Wiz

Remembering a classic in black cinema

In anticipation of The Wiz Live!, which airs on NBC tomorrow night at 8PM/7PM Central, we’re easing on down memory lane with these classic clips from The Wiz (1978). (Courtesy of MovieClips.com and YouTube.com.)

Diana Ross as Dorothy

Michael Jackson as the Scarecrow

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Nipsey Russell as the Scarecrow

Ted Ross as the Cowardly Lion

Lena Horne as Glinda the Good Witch

Mabel King as Evilline the Wicked Witch of the West

Ease on Down the Road